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Together we look at life to gain greater understanding of your world, focusing on enhancing self awareness through a sustained therapeutic relationships. Talking makes meaning especially when inner thoughts and emotions are confusing. Being listened to and understood, having a safe place to share your life story is a validating and healing experience. It is this working relationship which enables you to achieve greater resilience and deep abiding personal change.
We need to work out together what will help.
Both short and long term therapy is offered:
Brief solution based therapy if you have a short term problem.
Long term when complex and long standing emotional and or relationship issues need to be addressed.
Meditation and relaxation are offered
It is important an assessment of symptoms and problems for which you are seeking therapy needs to be made during the initial session/s including any medical problems you may be experiencing.
This is a confidential service.
Developmental, Interpersonal, Meditation, Mindfulness, Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic, Self Psychology
Psychology of the Self is a form of Psychotherapy that works to help people through developing an understanding of their unique experience of themselves, others, and the world. A skilled empathic mode of listening helps clients better understand and use their own emotional experience. Knowing oneself and one's feelings provides a firm foundation for flexibility and choice, safety in relationships providing a spring board from which to realise ambitions and goals and find freedom to be yourself.
Mindfulness and meditation are like gym for the brain. There are many levels and stages to learn. It's important to start slowly. The practise alleviates anxiety and a busy mind. Eventually bringing about an ease and happier relation with life.
Both my MA and PACFA require rigorous attention to professional development.
On going Supervision on a regular basis. Participant of Reading and Study Groups.
On going training through regular attendance of Seminars and Conferences.
I am trained in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy mainly Self Psychology and have a Diploma in Adult Psychotherapy. Graduated in 2004
I have been in Private Practice for 12 years working with a vast array of problems and disorders.
I specialise in working with artists, having had over 40 years experience in the field.
I have attained a Diploma in Buddhist Philosophy and Psychotherapy, deepening my skills in teaching mindfulness and meditation..
Tuesday to Friday 9am - 5pm
After hours and Saturday is available on request.
On the train line 5 minutes walk from Gordon Station.
Car Park available behind practice in Moree Street.
$120 per session of 50 mins.
Negotiable for those experiencing financial hardship. Students rates are available.
Medibank Private rebates available.
Cash or cheque. Payment is required at the end of 1st session. Monthly or weekly is to be negotiated. Bank transfer available.
Psychodynamic Psychotherapist, Counsellor
The mind is eternally fascinating. What makes us believe that we are worthless, anxious, unlovable, unhappy, or tormented by our lack of satisfaction in life? I am interested to help you find out and give you relief to live your life well. As a specialist in the Performing and Visual Arts I understand how the creative and performing mind can struggle when certain work or training destabilises the sense of self, with a background of 40 years in theatre and theatre teaching experience....