Stacey Admiraal

Psychotherapist, MA, ACA-L4

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Stacey Admiraal

Psychotherapist, MA, ACA-L4

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Lifesort Counselling & Psychotherapy
51 Tintern Avenue
Telopea, NSW 2117
(02) 7804 4995
Offers online therapy
Website

About

As a clinical psychotherapist/clinical counsellor/clinical supervisor, I keep it real! Practical support for adults, couples, children, families to facilitate healing and growth via raising their awareness of behaviours, feelings and thoughts which may impact their ability to function within the world, and experiment with new ways Clients often are surprised how calm and nurturing our environment is at Lifesort, which assists to support feeling safe to explore challenges such as trauma & abuse, domestic violence, relationship issues, parenting struggles, mental health, identity crisis, life transitions and spiritual emergencies...
Through neuroscience based holistic, trauma informed expressive interventions using a variety of modalities such as Gestalt psychotherapy, Sandplay and Child-centred PlayTherapy, CBT, EFT, and life coaching; allows clients to get in touch with their authentic selves, function with greater wholeness and increased wellbeing, free from past restrictions.
At Lifesort, we don't offer 'cookie cutter' mechanical approaches. Therapy is about forming a relational partnership. A connection as we meet as equal humans, only I bring my experience to the table to help you discover greater control, choice, access your inner wisdom, teach you skills to flourish as a grounded, aware human being. 'Create a new horizon'

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $160 - $270
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Bank transfer, Cash, Electronic Funds Transfer, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • AHM Health
  • Bupa
  • Doctors Health,
  • Emergency Services Health
  • GMHBA
  • Grand United
  • Medibank Private
  • NDIS
  • Phoenix Health
  • Police Health
  • St Luke's Health
GP referred Mental Health Care Plans Accepted with limited availability. EFTPOS including Apple & Google PAY. Plan/self managed NDIS
Email me or call (02) 7804 4995 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 17 Years
  • Membership: Australian Counselling Association / Level 4 Member
  • Training: Master's Degree in Gestalt Therapy, GradCert in Gestalt-University of QLD- Gestalt Therapy Brisbane / 2015
Accredited Child Consultant, Certified EFT, Prepare & Enrich PreMarriage Accredited, Corporate Coaching, Qual. AIN (Assistant in Nursing)

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Play Therapy Australia / Child Centred Play Therapy / 2017
  • Diploma: Nature Care College of Natural Medicine / Diploma of Holistic Counselling & Life Care / 2006

Stacey Admiraal's Groups

Clinical Supervision and Training/Development

Clinical supervision groups are run monthly for practicing counsellors, psychotherapists, psychologists, social workers and community health/ NGO/social support service teams - both in person and online. Supervision training groups for new or early career counsellors, psychotherapists, psychologists and social workers with a focus on skill development, experiential learning and case presentation discussions. All supervision is approved through industry associations - ACA, PACFA, AASW, APS and delivered by Registered Clinical Supervisor.

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Keeping Kids in Mind - Post Separation Parenting

Approved evidenced-based post separation parenting program. Highly regarded by Family Circuit/Family Law Courts of Australia. Course is designed to assist separated/divorced parents who are experiencing ongoing conflict with the other parent, offers the opportunity to experience separation through their children’s eyes, how to support your children following separation. Topics Include: Grief and loss after separation ? The hidden world of children ? Communication and conflict regulation ? Rebuilding resilience ? Bridging the gap ? Moving forward. Delivered over 5 weeks of 2.5hr sessions, or over 2 consecutive Saturdays. Workbook, parenting resources, certificate of completion. family law professionals. Online/person available.

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Riddle - Children's Post Separation Group

Children have a challenging time when the people they love the most are no longer living together due to divorce or separation. Riddle supports children to process and understand their changing worlds. Our therapists guide children to understand their feelings, learn strategies to help with strong emotions, learn how to navigate going between two homes and discover strengths they can utilize to comfort and support themselves through this difficult time. The program is run in a small group environment where children can connect with others through group sharing, art, craft and play. Run over 5 x 1.5hr sessions

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Location

Lifesort Counselling & Psychotherapy
51 Tintern Avenue
Telopea, NSW 2117
(02) 7804 4995
Offers online therapy
Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Divorce
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Guidance
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Deaf/Hard Hearing, Disability, Carer Concerns
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Family Law
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Deaf Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Energy Psychology
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Law Counselling, Family Group Conferencing
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Person-Centred
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 25 Sep 2022
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Stacey Admiraal

Psychotherapist, MA, ACA-L4