If you are visiting this site because you are looking for a therapist, or you are interested in professional development in the fields of Psychotherapy and Counselling, you may want to know a little more about me.
I am a Couple and Family Therapist, Lecturer and Clinical Supervisor with a Masters in Family and Couple Therapy (UNSW), a Bachelor degree in Counselling and Human Change, and a Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling.
I have had extensive training and certification in working with couples and families, and am considered a specialist in this area. I am a clinical member of the Australian Association of Relationship Counsellors and Family Therapy Association NSW.
I have been in private practice for over fifteen years and work with individuals, couples and families. I lecture in the field of couple and family therapy at Masters and Post Graduate level. I am also a clinical supervisor for both new and experienced counsellors and therapists.
I work in all areas of mental health but have particular expertise and experience in the areas of Couple and Family Therapy which include but are not limited to complex trauma,all kinds of abuse, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, adolescent behavioural problems, relationship issues and post separation work.
I have been a Lecturer and Tutor at the University of Western Sydney as well as Sydney University. I now hold the position of Head Lecturer for the Family Therapy course at the Jansen Newman Institute and continue to guest lecture at various universities.
I run regular professional development workshops and training seminars to Therapists, Counsellors, Psychologists, Social Workers and Mental Health Nurses. In addition I run a one-day Basic Counselling Course to non industry groups such as corporates, universities, non government organisations and so on.