Counselling for Addictions, Anxiety, Depression, Relationships and Gender Identity
Wendy is an experienced counsellor; clinically registered family therapist and accredited mental health practitioner providing support to those experiencing a range of mental health and wellbeing challenges including; anxiety, addiction, depression, gender and sexuality identity and relationships.
Wendy has maintained a keen interest in assisting people to take control of their addiction behaviours and is able to offer support to family members of those impacted by the cycle of addiction.
Wendy invites couples to take a ‘health’ check of their relationship which can sometimes be de-prioritised due to the tension that can emerge due to work/life balance pressures.
Wendy takes a holistic and person centred approach to her work as a counsellor,. She aims to assist people to understand how past lived experiences may be linked to current personal challenges and aims to assist people to develop the prospect of creating a more positive future!
Therapies: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT-tapping), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Family Therapy, Mindfulness, Narrative Therapy, Solution Focussed Therapy, Trauma.
Qualifications: Bachelor in Social Work (Monash University), Clinical Family Therapist (Barbra Fraser & Associates), Master in Social Work (Monash University)
Registered Bodies: Australian Association of Social Work (AASW), Clinically Registered Family Therapist (AAFT), Accredited Mental Health Social Worker (AASW)