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Bhakti provides short and long term psychological intervention and counselling, now via Zoom and FaceTime. 20 + years experience working in medical clinics, treating various difficulties, including anxiety, depression, parenting, stress management, PTSD, Weight management. Sessions focus on achieving the change you desire and disengaging with unhelpful thoughts and actions. Bhakti uses a variety of evidence based psychological models and works practical and solution focused.
Single Sessions as well as short and long term counselling is available. I work with Individuals, Adolescents and Children. Therapy and Counselling can be provided to everyone who feels the need to change any aspects of their life, regardless the issue. As a certified Trainer and Assessor I frequently provide Training, Assessment and Supervision to students in the same or related professions.
ACT, Attachment Theory, CBT, Developmental, Emotional Freedom Techniques, Marriage and Family, Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Person Centred, Process Oriented, Solution Oriented, Systems Theory
Bhakti prefers a mindful and holistic approach while drawing creatively from a range of therapy modalities in order to find the most beneficial one for each client. The focus of her working relationships is to identify how you can achieve the change you desire and how you disengage with unhelpful thoughts and actions that stop you from moving into your desired direction.
Her goal is for you to resolve current issues and to develop insight, skills and strategies for improving and maintaining mental health with a practical approach.
AASW Membership, first 30min session for free but ongoing sessions need to be privately paid (sorry) unless referred through TAC or WorkCover. Undertaking continued Professional Development to remain updated with the latest and most effective therapeutic techniques available. Given a scholarship in 2009 to intensify studies in Mindfulness based therapies and narrative therapy, regularly train and assess students and provide clinical supervision.
Registered and accredited Mental Health Social Worker with20+ years of experience in Counselling and Mental Health Management, using various models. 4 years of experience in Europe, 6 month in New Zealand and 20 years in Australia. Bhakti obtained her Bachelor of Social Science and Thesis in Mental Health from the University of Cologne in Germany.
Due to COVID 19 all sessions are now online, via FaceTime or Zoom. Appointments available Monday to Friday from 9am - 7.30pm
First sessions capped at 30min is free. Fees are between $100 and $130 per session, payable on the day. Medicare rebates for clients with GP referrals (Mental Health Care Plan) are not available anymore, private fees only.
Payment is required on the day.
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Bhakti De Bon
Social Worker AMHSW, Clinical Supervisor
20+ years of experience providing evidence based psychological intervention and counseling, clinical supervision and training.
My focus lies on providing a practical and solution focused approach so my clients can achieve the change they desire. To reflect the current economical climate I am now offering face time and zoom sessions, first 30min for free. Original studied Psychology, Social Work and Social Science in Germany but have practiced in Australia since 1998...