Psychologist - Integral Psychology
Contact: Ph 0432 066 880
Services: Nic provides psychological services for children, families and individuals experiencing a range of challenges, specialising in couples therapy.
Funding: Contractor for: Converge International (EAP). Medicare and Private Health Rebates Apply.
Therapist / Core Connections Counselling Services
Contact: Ph 0447 546 506
Services: Core Connections offers individual, couple, and family therapy and co-facilitated counselling.
Funding: Medicare Rebates Apply to counselling services. Contractor for: Merri Health / Carer Gateway, Converge International (EAP), and TAC Clients.
Verge Psychology - Clinical Psychologist
Contact: Ph: 90081975
Fax: (03) 8740 0275
Services: Colleen Morris provides psychological services for adults experiencing: Trauma, PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Stress, Grief and Loss, Anger, Mood Dysregulation and Parenting Challenges. A variety of therapeutic approaches are available, including EMDR.
Funding: Medicare or Private Health rebates are available where applicable.
Psychologist - Hillside Psychology
Contact: Ph 0466 092 505
Web: details to follow
Services: I work with clients experiencing a range of different life problems including stress, anxiety, depression, family breakdown, social skills issues, bullying, anger management, parental separation, relationship or family problems, parenting skills, life adjustment issues, grief and loss, however, have a special interest in working with individuals suffering relationship and anger management issues.
I tailor treatment in collaboration with the client and apply evidence-based approaches including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.
Funding: Medicare and Private Health Rebates Apply.
Psychologist - Emma Louise McLachlan (animal assisted therapy)
Contact: Ph 0410 715 686
Individual therapy for children, adolescents, and adults (4yrs +)
Animal Assisted Therapy
Anxiety, depression, stress, relaxation, grief and loss, parenting support, self-esteem, adjustment
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Funding: Private, Medicare & National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) (self-managed only).
Play Therapist - Foundations for Childhood
Contact: Ph: 0438 943 999
Services: Learn to Play - this is a program for children who may have developmental delays, ASD, or who have difficulty playing with their peers. During the Learn to Play therapy sessions, each child will have the opportunity to improve their pretend play skills and build up to what would be appropriate for their age and development.
Child centred Humanistic Play therapy (an age-appropriate form of counselling for children) which helps children grow self-esteem, discover a healthy approach to communicate with others, and enhance resilience and interpersonal skills, as well as play out any current or previous life concerns.
Filial Family Therapy- a psychoeducational program that uses play to enhance family connections. To strengthen parent-child connections, it combines family therapy and play therapy. Parents are trained to guide and participate in non-directive special play times with their children.
Workshops- Including Mindfulness and positive psychology programs, as well as workshops that focus on confidence building, social skills, and other important life skills.
Funding: Private Paying Clients and NDIS participants who are self and plan managed
Counsellor BPsych MCOUNS
Contact: Ph: 0430312782
Services: I am a qualified counsellor registered with the Australian Counselling Association (ACA). I work from a person centred approach but am also trained in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). I have six years experience working in community services with young people in out of home care, family violence, AOD and forensics. I specialise in working with drug and alcohol use, trauma and neglect, adolescent issues including ADHD and general depression and anxiety disorders.