Rykie Smith

Psychotherapist, MA

Verified by Psychology Today
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Rykie Smith

Psychotherapist, MA

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Wangaratta Health & Wellbeing Centre
90-100 Ovens Street
Wangaratta, VIC 3677
(03) 5726 4714
Offers online therapy
Other Location +

Additional Location

47 Nunn Street
Benalla, VIC 3672
(03) 5726 4714
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About

Our mental health determines the quality of our lives. How we view ourselves and the world around us determines whether we live fulfilling, meaningful lives, or whether we struggle with feelings of worthlessness, hopelessness and despair. Our emotional wellbeing has an influence on our relationships and career success; it can dictate whether we feel safe and whole, or scared and anxious.
My progressive approach utilises the latest advances in the field of neuroscience and psychology. Through creatively combining a range of evidence-based interventions, we design a treatment plan specific to your needs and goals. This individualised approach empowers you to step into the life you deserve - a life of new possibilities, hope and meaning.
There's help, and there is hope - even if you feel that you've exhausted all avenues. Book you appointment here: www.rykiesmith.com.au

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $125 - $160
Pay By: American Express, Bank transfer, Cash, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
My client base: Private clients (individuals/families), NDIS participants, EAP, organisations, agencies and business. No Medicare rebates.
Email me or call (03) 5726 4714 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • Membership: Australian, New Zealand and Asian Creative Arts
  • Training: Masters (MA) Arts Psychotherapy (AThR) / 2017

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: Australian, New Zealand and Asian Creative Arts Therapies Association / Professional Member / 2015
  • Degree: MIECAT / Grad. Dip. Arts Psychotherapy / 2015

Location

Wangaratta Health & Wellbeing Centre
90-100 Ovens Street
Wangaratta, VIC 3677
(03) 5726 4714
Offers online therapy
Other Location +

Additional Location

47 Nunn Street
Benalla, VIC 3672
(03) 5726 4714
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Child
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Family Conflict
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
Mental Health
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: Afrikaans
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centred
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 16 Aug 2020
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Rykie Smith

Psychotherapist, MA