Sophie Boord

Psychotherapist, PACFA

Verified by Psychology Today
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(03) 6146 1663

Sophie Boord

Psychotherapist, PACFA

Verified by Psychology Today

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55 Mcmahons Road
Frankston, VIC 3199
(03) 6146 1663

About

Therapy can benefit anyone from those who are "feeling stuck" or dissatisfied and don't know how to shift things, to people who are facing major challenges such as depression, anxiety, chronic illness, trauma or grief and loss. Therapy can be useful for people who want learn more about themselves, engage in personal development or personal growth, develop better communication or relationship skills, explore their creativity or blocks to creativity, explore their identity, their gender or sexuality or develop a better understanding of work and work place challenges. It can be a form of deep soul work or a way to work on a particular.
Sophie works with a broad range of clients and presentations, she is a gentle respectful and highly attuned therapist who brings a certain lightness, sensitivity and creativity to her practice. In addition to her individual work with clients Sophie runs therapy groups and has developed and facilitated therapeutic arts and video projects.
Sophie’s work is fundamentally holistic, relational and body focused, she has a special interest in trauma and her work engages people with acute, chronic and complex trauma, including developmental and relational trauma. Sophie incorporates somatic touch work into her practice and is passionate about the the value of this work for survivors of trauma.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $160 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Bank transfer, Cash, Paypal

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • Membership: Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia / Provisional Member
  • Training: Advanced Clinical Training in Relational Gestalt Psychotherapy / 2013

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute / Somatic Experiencing Practitioner / 2018
  • Degree: University of Technology Sydney / Bachelor of Communications / 2003

Location

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55 Mcmahons Road
Frankston, VIC 3199
(03) 6146 1663
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Transgender
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Person-Centred
  • Relational
  • Somatic
  • Somatic Experiencing
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2022
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Sophie Boord

Psychotherapist, PACFA