Olivia Sakamoto

Counsellor, MA, ACA-L4

Verified by Psychology Today
(02) 6564 1972

Olivia Sakamoto

Counsellor, MA, ACA-L4

Verified by Psychology Today

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Port Macquarie, NSW 2444
(02) 6564 1972
Offers online therapy

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About

Olivia's experience as a Clinical Counsellor comes with more than a decade in private practice and pastoral care roles. Specialising in anxiety, depression, stress, trauma, workplace bullying, addictions, relationship counselling, family/blended, mediation, child and young adults, grief and anger management. Clientele include corporate who utilise workplace EAP and NDIS clients & private clients with an age range of 6 to 85 years. Face to Face, Video-link or Phone sessions are offered. Olivia who is known for her sincere, peaceful and non-judgmental manner uses evidence based therapies recognising there is no one size fits all.
Specialising in anxiety, depression, stress, trauma, workplace bullying, addictions, marriage, separation, infidelity and relationship counselling, family/blended family challenges, mediation, child and young adults, grief and anger management. in addition, Work Cover Sira NSW accredited. and NDIS Clients who prefer Face to Face, Phone or Video-link.
Olivia has a reputation for being able to build rapport quickly, in a friendly, safe, non-judgemental manner. She uses only evidence-based therapies recognising that no two clients/families are the same and can quickly move through various models to allow the client to discover the best fit for their situation and needs.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $110 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Bank transfer, Cash, Electronic Funds Transfer, Mastercard, Visa

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 15 Years
  • Membership: Australian Counselling Association / Level 4 Member
  • Training: Master in Counselling Monash University / 2009

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA) / Journalist / 1996
  • Degree: Monash University / Master in Counselling / 2009

Location

Port Macquarie, NSW 2444
(02) 6564 1972
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Marital and Premarital
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Child
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • NDIS Counselling
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
  • Work Cover SIRA NSW
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Christian Counselling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Exposure Response Prevention (ERP)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Mediation
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centred
  • Psychobiological Approach Couple Therapy
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
Olivia Sakamoto

Counsellor, MA, ACA-L4