Kind Connections - Counselling & Play Therapy

Counsellor, ACA-L4

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Kind Connections - Counselling & Play Therapy

Counsellor, ACA-L4

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

The Melbourne Play Studio
264 Saint Kilda Road
Saint Kilda, VIC 3182
Call Jane Parkinson
(03) 7003 2207
Offers online therapy
Kind Connections - Counselling & Play Therapy currently has a waitlist for new clients.

About

My name is Jane & I specialise in providing Counselling and Play Therapy for children 3 - 10 with a wide range of social, emotional and behavioural challenges and difficulties. Parents and Carers are an integral part of my therapeutic approach to working with children, as is liasing with schools and other professionals in order to provide a holistic service to my clients. I offer individual counsellng to women who are experiencing the impacts of Family Violence and/or other traumatic life experiences, dyadic (mother-child) therapeutic interventions, 1:1 Parent Coaching, and will also adding EMDR to my services in 2023.
As a Certified Synergetic Play Therapist & Counsellor, I use a combination of expressive arts & play-based modalities to engage children of all ages, in the therapeutic process. I also have extensive experience supporting women & children who have experienced the impact of Family Violence, & offer individual counselling for women, as well as children.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $165 - $195
Pay By: Bank transfer, Cash, Cheque, Electronic Funds Transfer

Qualifications

  • Membership: Australian Counselling Association / Level 4 Member

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Synergetic Play Therapy Institute / Synergetic Play Therapy / 2021

Location

The Melbourne Play Studio
264 Saint Kilda Road
Saint Kilda, VIC 3182
Call Jane Parkinson
(03) 7003 2207
Offers online therapy
Specialties
  • Child
  • Parenting
  • Domestic Violence
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Emotional Regulation Issues in Children
  • Family Conflict
  • Impacts of FV on Mother-Child relationship
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Trauma and PTSD

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Single Mother

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Child-Centred
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dyadic work
  • Expressive Arts
  • Person-Centred
  • Play Therapy
  • Sandplay
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Links

Our Website
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Kind Connections - Counselling & Play Therapy

Counsellor, ACA-L4