I pride myself in my dedication to the field of Metal Health and healing.As a relationship expert working with couples, families and individuals I am dedicated to helping people heal from their story and allow change in a confidential safe space. Using my wealth of experience both in life and through committed training I also I bring compassion, warmth and a sense of humour to our sessions to help you envision and create your best self.
We all have a right to help with our lives, without judgement; further, few people have endless funds, so my sensitive yet honest feedback, will make a difference quickly. I work with people of all ages, with many different issues, and I specialise in complex cases and long term therapy. I look forward to hearing how I can help you.
I am a psychologist working on the Northern Beaches in Sydney. I offer CBT based therapy including BULK BILLING with a Mental Health Plan from a GP for clients on CentreLink or otherwise financially limited. I also offer Religiously integrated CBT(RCBT) for clients who have a Christian or Jewish faith and want to use it as a strength in therapy. I have extensive experience with mental health issues, alcohol and other drug addictions, depression and anxiety. See Fb @SetFreePsychology for more.
Are you unsatisfied with some part of your relationship? Would you like things to be smoother and less stressful? Do you feel unseen and unheard? The Love Scout Relationship Therapy helps you grapple with all issues pertaining to romantic relationships such as: perpetual arguing, separation, divorce, infidelity, sexual trauma, rape, porn, intimacy issues, co-dependency, sexual performance issues, sex addiction and open/alternative relationships.
We can all get stuck with personal challenges and sometimes we need to deal with significant difficulties that cause us genuine concern. This can impact the way we feel and function in our personal and professional lives. That’s where I can help. I am a warm and empathetic psychologist with extensive counselling skills and clinical experience. I focus on establishing strong therapeutic relationships with my clients, enabling genuine conversations about your individual needs and challenges to take place. I combine evidenced-based treatments with a supportive and encouraging approach to improve your mental health and wellbeing.
I am a clinical psychologist who strives to improve the quality of life & well-being of the people I work with, using a compassionate, empathic & non-judgmental lens. My aim is to provide the most appropriate therapy in a collaborative way.
To take a journey of recovery is a path that is never ending; you will never know all there is to know or see and discover all there is out there. You will find yourself , years down that path still discovering new things, getting excited and inspired by the most ordinary of things, and you're not alone on your journey. Starting today for better tomorrow... how do we know that we become fearless if we never knew fears ...
'Cristina Counselling Sydney' on FB and Instagram - Being human means that ALL of us face difficulties, overwhelming emotions and endless thoughts. I take a down to earth approach so that you feel at ease to explore the challenges you are facing, learn skills to better manage your situation and identify specific actions to take. The aim = personal growth and fulfillment. Some of the challenges that I support clients with include: anxiety; panic attacks; depression; symptoms arising from childhood wounding, traumatic events/ accidents, addiction; work stress, HSC/Uni.
Are you feeling like you need a little extra support at the moment? Or maybe you are interested in personal growth and managing stress? There are so many little ways to feel better in the moment. I use tried and tested stress management techniques which are backed by the latest scientific research to help you to be more resilient and love the life you live! Working with your individual innate strengths and abilities you can achieve a greater sense of wellbeing and deal with whatever comes your way.
I offer Transpersonal Counselling sessions to help you move through a wide range of the challenges of being human. In these sessions I draw upon tools from a range of modalities to support your journey of healing, growing, and thriving. In addition to talk therapy, this might include art therapy, breathwork, guided meditation & mindfulness techniques, creative writing/journaling, yoga therapy, or a range of other transpersonal process-based tools.
Counselling Northern Beaches is staffed by Kate Kernick and Sven Wouters, who are supervised by David 'Bhakti' Gotlieb. Bhakti has over 40 years of experience in the profession and is also the founder of Healing Inner Conflict (HIC). A modality that provides simple and effective methods of being able to deal with inner and outer conflicts. They can teach you, in a very short period of time, how to intervene internally in an effective way to bring about real change. The result is a sustainable way to deal with disturbing behaviours.
Hi, I’m Jodie Gale. I'm a Soul-Centred Psychotherapist, Trauma Expert, MindBodyEating Coach & the founder of thesoulcentre.online. I provide short-term counselling & coaching for specific issues & medium to long-term depth psychotherapy for longstanding, deep-rooted problems & trauma. Some women come to me for therapy not because they have problems but because they are wondering, ‘who am I?’, they want to get to know themselves better & live a richer, deeper, soulful, more meaningful life. The women I work with are drawn to my approach because I provide a holistic, hopeful & soulful perspective for transformation and growth.
Dorian is an experienced, caring, and understanding male Psychologist providing counselling support for a wide range of personal, relationship, and psychological issues. Dorian is located in Brookvale on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Please contact Dorian for appointments, enquiries, or to make a referral for Psychological support. AHPRA Registered Psychologist; Member Australian Psychological Society; Assoc. Member College of Counselling Psychologists; Medicare Provider 5042532T.
Are you constantly anxious? Stuck or struggling with relationships? No idea how to move on? My name's Robyn and I'm a Gestalt Psychotherapist and Somatic Movement/Dance Movement Therapist with 17 years' experience working with groups and individuals. A deep knowledge of body process and nonverbal communication allows me to attend to the whole of a person's experience, rather than just what they say. I take a relational, creative and trauma-informed approach, and tailor it for every person or group I work with.
Whether you're seeking support reaching your dreams or are struggling with the many pains of life, such as conflict, depression, anxiety, or grief & loss - counselling can be of real help. There's something very powerful in telling your story in the presence of someone who will listen deeply, accept everything that you are, and help you gain a new perspective. Together we will create a safe platform for change, growth and healing.
I’m a Psychotherapist and Counsellor based on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. My work is largely informed by my psychotherapeutic training in contemporary Gestalt therapy as well as my person-centred counselling training and an interest in existential therapy. I am a trauma informed practitioner - that means I am trained to recognise the signs and impacts of trauma, and to support clients in ways that prevent further re-traumatisation.
Are you on the brink of separation or divorce? Do you keep fighting over and over? and are you sick of it? Is the loneliness unbearable? Is your relationship in trouble? If you answered yes to any of these questions, and you’re tired and exhausted from conflict, emptiness and pain, I can help. You don’t have to watch your love evaporate. I have spent years and years and years devouring and studying many methods of couples therapy.
I specialise in working with girls and women with Eating Disorders to achieve full recovery. This includes a holistic approach using a range of therapeutic models depending on the individual's needs ; Counselling, CBT, ACT, Cognitive Hypnotherapy, EMDR, EFT, Coaching. My clients and I work together as a team, which also involves creating a personalised between-session support programme. I want to ensure my clients feel fully supported at all times in order to address any challenges which arise. This includes ongoing communication, check-ins, tasks and guidance. I work with the person, not their label or diagnosis.
Jess provides a safe, nurturing and respectful environment for each individual to explore their current challenges and gain insight into the background, maintenance and effect of these challenges. Jess holds the power of the client-therapist relationship in high regard and collaborates with her clients to reach their individual treatment goals and guide them towards living their best lives. Working from a holistic, strengths-based approach, Jess encourages each individual to utilise their strengths, build resilience and acquire practical skills to manage emotions, thoughts and actions.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Freshwater are psychologists, licensed counsellors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualised treatment.
Services offered, education, and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Freshwater then may specialise in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counselling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
How do I find psychologists in Freshwater with the specialty experience I’m looking for?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Freshwater, or Child Psychologists in Freshwater.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Freshwater psychologists specialising in EMDR.
What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Freshwater specialise in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or counsellor who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
Can I afford counselling?
Yes. Most counsellors offer reasonable rates or will work on a sliding scale basis. Many accept health insurance. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the counsellor.