Kobie Allison Psychology
Mobile 0433 081 598
Kobie Allison Psychology is a brand new multidisciplinary clinic in New Farm, founded by psychologist Kobie Allison. With six other qualified and experienced professionals joining the clinic, we thought we would spread the word and introduce you to our amazing multidisciplinary team. No matter what discipline, our focus is mental health and optimised living and the values of kindness, compassion and acceptance underpin the practice.
Kobie is a compassionate, warm and dedicated psychologist who has experience working with children and families, adolescents, and adults. The services she provides are evidence-based, and she maintains her expertise and professionalism through ongoing peer and clinical supervision, and continuing professional development.
ACT, CBT, Compassion-Focused Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Object Relations, Psychoanalytic, Psychodrama, Psychodynamic, Self Psychology, Trauma-Informed
Kobie’s therapeutic approach is predominantly psychodynamic, influenced by a therapeutic approach known as Self Psychology, or ‘the Psychology of the Self’. This approach is a means of understanding how people develop a clear and cohesive sense of self, exploring their own ambitions and ideals, enabling them to grow to fulfill their potential. Disruptions to the development of the self are thought to be the foundation of many emotional, psychological, and interpersonal difficulties.
Generally her counselling approach moves through three inter-related stages; hearing and responding to the client’s story, mapping the possibilities and goal setting, action planning and closure. Her approach to counselling is gentle, compassionate, curious, gently challenging and attuned to what is happening for the client in the present moment. Kobie’s experiences in the field of psychology have allowed her to observe clients develop a much stronger understanding of themselves and of others.
Kobie has worked as a counsellor in a variety of settings, including as a therapist for children and parents who have experienced grief and loss and anxiety related difficulties, and for children and adult survivors who have been abused physically, emotionally and/or sexually. Kobie has a special interest in working with children and families, and complex trauma. Kobie finds therapeutic work invigorating and is inspired by the bravery of clients to engage in the work.
Each consultation is 50-minutes in duration. Extended and after hours (from 5 pm) consultations are also available and will attract an additional fee.
There is on-site and plenty of free street parking available.
As a Psychologist with general registration according to the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA), clients receiving care under the Better Access Initiative will be eligible to receive a rebate of $84.80.
Accepted methods of payment include: Bankcard, Visa, and Mastercard. Please note that Kobie Allison Psychology does not accept American Express or Diners, and cash for payment.
Kobie Allison Psychology provides a therapeutic space for people interested in advancing their emotional health and personal development. Kobie Allison Psychology provides counselling and psychological services for children, families, adolescents and adults. The practice focuses upon providing compassionate counselling for individuals with a range of difficulties. The therapeutic space is one that is warm, respectful, and safe. It is located at Kobie Allison Psychology, New Farm....