Mi Mao


University Counsellor , Counselling Service

Mi Mao



BSc Applied Psychology (Nanjing University)

MEd Educational Psychology and Counselling (Taiwan Normal University)


Professional Accreditation/Registration

Chinese Psychological Society              Registered Counsellor



Portland Building Room 325  

Telephone: +86 (0)574 8818 0000 8744


Email: Mi.Mao@nottingham.edu.cn



She received extensive training in counselling for more than 10 years and mastered solid theoretical knowledge and practical skills. Most of her practical experience was accumulated at higher education institutions, she has also been trained in the division of psychiatry, so she is familiar with both developmental tasks of college-age young adults and mental health issues.

Her counselling expertise is in dealing with issues including depression, emotion regulation, self-exploration, relationships, sexual identity and acculturation. Her conceptualization model is based on Psychanalysis and Object Relations Therapy. In addition, she is been trained in solution-focus brief therapy and Acceptance and Committment Therapy could offer short-term counselling sessions. She is able to offer sessions in both English and Chinese.