Children and adolescents can have difficulty understanding as well as expressing their thoughts and feelings. A therapeutic environment using verbal and play therapy approaches can help children and adolescents work through emotional, social and physical difficulties.Read More
Individual counselling can be either short term counselling or long term psychotherapy. Following an initial assessment I discuss the options and treatments available with you. You are then able to make an informed decision about the type of counselling that suits you at that time.Read More
Couples Counselling can help you decide what the future might hold for each one of you individually and as a couple. Many partnerships can benefit from couples counselling; including married couples, couples preparing for marriage or divorce, gay, bisexual and transgender couples.Read More
Family Counselling involves a whole family, or several family members. Family therapy can be helpful if a family is breaking down or having problems understanding or getting along with one another. Family counselling is a process of assisting the family to interact in different way that works towards creating more balance within the family unit.Read More
Joanne specialises in the counselling and psychotherapy fields of Trauma, Complex Trauma & Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). She has extensive experience working with children, teenagers & adults who have, or are experiencing, trauma from things such as sexual abuse, physical & emotional abuse, neglect, war, and natural disasters such as earthquake.Read More
An Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is employer-funded independent counselling that is free for employees, 100% confidential, voluntary & non-judgemental. Joanne develops partnerships with companies and organisations to promote positive organisational performance, improve employee well-being and expand workplace efficiency.Read More
Treatment may cover a wide range of areas such as anxiety, depression, anger issues, addiction, domestic violence, trauma - including vicarious trauma, grief & loss, workplace bullying and much more...