Penny Downy Psychotherapist & Counsellor
Mobile 0416 768 720
Are you looking for professional, non-judgemental support in a safe and caring environment? Prior clients have stated that my calm and positive nature has been particularly helpful during times of stress and crisis! Let's work together to achieve your dreams......
I offer individual sessions in a confidential and caring environment.
CBT, Conversational Model, Interpersonal, Journal Therapy, Mindfulness, Narrative Therapy, Person Centred, Psychodynamic, Solution Oriented
I believe that with guidance and encouragement, every individual has the ability to create for themselves a peaceful and meaningful existence. My aim is to empower people through increased self-esteem, decision making skills and self-awareness to overcome adversity and live a full and authentic life.
As a Clinical member of the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia, I am bound by their professional Code of Ethics. I am required to undergo regular Supervision and participate in ongoing Professional Development.
I commenced my Private Practice in partnership in June, 2004 and have also worked in a Community Counselling Service. For the past 5 years I have worked part-time in Not-for-Profit organisations as a community welfare advocate for clients with complex needs. I am now working at a new location in private practice at Newtown, in Sydney's inner west. I have continued my studies and over the past few years completed my Cert IV in Training & Assessment as well as numerous professional development courses. My work is enriched by a wealth of lifetime experiences.
Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8.00am - 3.00pm by appointment
Buses: 412 at door or easy walk from King St, Newtown all buses (alight near Missenden Road)
Train: 15 minute walk from Newtown station
Car: 2 hour meter parking at front of building (Carillon Avenue)
$130 1 hour session
$175 1 1/2 hour session
Cash, cheque or direct deposit to bank account.
I am a professional psychotherapist and counsellor who has a genuine desire to support the welfare and success of others. My aim is to work with you to manage past trauma and/or current anxiety, adversity and uncertainty so that you can achieve the full and authentic life you desire. ...