Individual/Group Therapy/Counselling

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Individual/Group Therapy/Counselling2012-12-21T17:14:53+10:00

Individual Therapy

Individual therapy is tailored to the needs of the client. The therapist and client agree on an approach that best suits the client/therapist. Therapy is engaged in a cooperative friendly atmosphere and the progress of therapy is deternimed by the client.

There are many ‘types’ of interventions that experienced therapists utilise depending on the nature of the presenting problem.

Therapy  duration is  dependent  on the complexity of the problem. Some issues can be resolved within one to six sessions and other problems need more time to get a satisfactory resolution.

The framework and nature of interventions are many and varied but some of the interventions can fall within the following:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Interpersonal Therapy
  • Emotion focused Therapy
  • EMDR
  • Hypnosis
  • Gestalt Therapy
  • Ego state Therapy
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Affect regulation therapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • Acceptance and mindfulness based therapies.

Individual therapy/counselling for adults,children and couples( relationship/marital) is available through the Alliance.

Group Therapy/Programs.

Dealing with issues and problems that individuals and organisations request assistance with often can be dealt with in a group format.

Group Approaches are often utilised to manage:

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Substance Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Lifestyle Management

Groups provide a structure where there can be  dynamic processes including education, group support, group cohesion,testing of assumptions and shared caring.

Groups are available through the Alliance.