Sarah Dakhili

Counsellor, AMHSW

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Sarah Dakhili

Counsellor, AMHSW

Verified by Psychology Today

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Sarah is a Psychotherapist and Mental Health Social Worker. She has been working within the field of mind-body disorders (MBD) for over 10 years, specialising in Pain Reprocessing Therapy (PRT) chronic pain, trauma recovery and Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS), including other challenges such as stress, anxiety, depression, Fibromyalgia and PTSD. Her motto is simple: “Supporting clients in creating authentic power within themselves and in turn being able to make what was once difficult, easier”.
Sarah is passionate about helping clients achieve meaningful connections, assisting them to reconnect and work towards developing a closer, stronger and more secure relationship with themselves and their body. It is her aim to support clients with experiencing a new reference point for happiness and to overcome struggles.
Her focus lies in remaining present with her clients while creating a fully open and authentic space where healing can take place. Her approach is inclusive of Emotional Awareness and Expression Therapy, Pain Reprocessing Therapy, Meditation, Mindfulness, IFS, Inner Child Work, CBT, Somatic Body Therapy, Neuroplasticity, Archetypal work, Art Therapy etc.
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Sarah Dakhili
“I have been working within the field of Mental Health & Psychotherapy for over 10 years. I specialise in chronic pain and trauma recovery.”


  • Cost per Session: $200 - $240
Pay By: Electronic Funds Transfer, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Bupa
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Years in Practice: 12 Years
  • Membership: Australian Association of Social Workers / Accredited Social Workers
  • Training: Accredited Mental Health Social Worker & Psychotherapist
Sarah is a highly experienced Psychotherapist, with over 10 years of involvement within the sector.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: Australian Association of Social Workers / Accredited Social Workers
  • Chronic Pain
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Anxiety
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Career Guidance
  • Chronic Illness
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Psychophysiologic Disorders (PPD)
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS)
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Gay Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Single Mother

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Inner Child Work
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centred
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
  • Individuals
  • Couples


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Last Modified: 1 Aug 2022
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Sarah Dakhili

Counsellor, AMHSW