Rachel Drysdale

Social Work/Therapist, AMHSW

Verified by Psychology Today
(03) 8400 0957 Website

Rachel Drysdale

Social Work/Therapist, AMHSW

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

8 Chute Street
Diamond Creek, VIC 3089
(03) 8400 0957
Offers online therapy

About

Rachel Drysdale is a counsellor and an accredited member of the Australian Association of Social Workers, with more than ten years experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families. Rachel has worked in the child protection, education, emergency management and mental health fields and has a particular interest in working with new parents and families, including defence force families and foster families. Rachel is also a registered provider with the Transport Accident Commission (TAC).
Rachel provides counselling to individuals, couples and families. She is trained in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and utilises a humanistic approach that recognises the individual as the expert in their own life.
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Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Transport Accident Commission
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Membership: Australian Association of Social Workers / Accredited Social Workers
  • Training: Master of Social Work / 2016
Rachel's undergraduate degree majored in counselling; she followed this with qualifications in youth mental health and social work.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: University of Melbourne / Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Services (Young People's Mental Health) / 2012

Location

8 Chute Street
Diamond Creek, VIC 3089
(03) 8400 0957
Offers online therapy
Specialties
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Child protection and family wellbeing
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Coaching
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Young people's mental health
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behaviour (DBT)
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 10 Oct 2022
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Rachel Drysdale

Social Work/Therapist, AMHSW