May Ferrier - Sustainable Self Psychology

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA General

Verified by Psychology Today
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May Ferrier - Sustainable Self Psychology

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA General

Verified by Psychology Today

Announcement icon Due to COVID-19: May offerers hybrid Telehealth & Person (F2F Sat only). Contact here or via www.sustainableselfpsych.com

About

May is a Psychologist and Psychology board approved Supervisor. May works with various issues, e.g., anxiety, depression, relationship issues, trauma, C-PTSD, gender identity, self-esteem, stress, perfectionism. She provides trauma-informed based counselling. May can help you implement more healthy coping strategies and assist in working through past significant events (i.e., trauma), which may be attributing to current symptoms or reoccurring adverse patterns in life. May strives to foster a safe, and nurturing therapeutic space for all her clients.
May’s clients would describe her counselling style as empathetic, nurturing, and practical. She works holistically considering all aspects of a person's life, but also draws from evidence based approaches of therapy. Overall May hopes to empower clients, so they can forge a happier and more meaningful life. May is a queer friendly therapist.
May is offering Telehealth sessions via phone or video call. She will return back to the office for face to face appointments Spring 2022.

Finances

  • Session Fee: $180 per session
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Bank transfer, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Medicare Rebates
  • NDIS
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 7 Years
  • Membership: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency / General Registration
  • Training: Monash University - Master of Psychology (Counsell / 2014

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Psychology Board Australia / Psychology Board Approved Supervisor / 2022
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Career Guidance
  • Child
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Hoarding
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Perfectionism
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

I also speak: Thai
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Dialectical Behaviour (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Person-Centred
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
Photo of May Ferrier - Sustainable Self Psychology, MPsych, Psychologist in Malvern
May Ferrier - Sustainable Self Psychology

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA General