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I use a feedback oriented approach which is collaborative, individualised (based on case formulation not diagnosis); strength based; and goal oriented. Through the primary intervention of attentive listening my aim is to help people to know who they are and figure out why they do and feel the things that they do. The better we understand ourselves, the freer we are to live a life that's more closely aligned to our beliefs values and aspirations.
Therapy may be brief or long term.
ACT, Buddhist Psychotherapy, Conversational Model, Existential, Interpersonal, Marriage and Family, Meditation, Mindfulness, Person Centred, Psychodynamic, Systems Theory
My approach is respectful, non pathologizing, strength based, individualised, collaborative and feedback oriented.
As a member of the Australian Association of Psychologists I am bound by that organisations code of conduct. I receive regular clinical supervision in addition to on-going personal and professional development.
Twenty five years experience working with individuals, couples and families in private practice and as an employee in a range of public and private organizations including The Sacred Heart Hospice (Sydney), Sydney Pain Management, Relationships Australia, International People Services, The University of New South Wales (student counselling service), The Royal Melbourne Hospital and The Australia Prostate Centre.
Easy access to parking and public transport
Patients referred by a GP may claim a Medicare Rebate for a percentage of the fee. Patients with private health insurance may also be able to obtain a refund.
Sessions may be partially covered by Medicare and/or Private Insurance
Therapy is an intimate experience which typically occurs during periods of great vulnerability. I value a solid collaborative relationship and an approach which involves deep listening. I have 25 years worth of clinical experience treating patients presenting with a range of diverse issues. Mine is feedback oriented approach wherein every aspect of therapy is negotiated and discussed to ensure that we remain on track....