Accredited Mental Health Social Worker (AMHSW), Lvl 3 Gottman Couples Therapist and Internal Family Systems Therapist
Heidi brings a wealth of experience working with families, couples and individuals in a variety of organisations into her private practice. Heidi is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker; a level 3 Gottman Couples Therapist, trained in Internal Family Systems and a Circle of Security and Parenting Facilitator.
Heidi has experience supporting across the life span, working with children/teens, young adults, couples and families from a range of backgrounds and culturally and linguistically diverse communities including LGBTIQA .
Heidi’s specialty areas include: complex trauma, grief and loss, relationships (couples and family), perinatal and neonatal, eating disorders and parenting support.
Heidi works from a holistic and trauma informed framework, acknowledging the systems by which an individual is involved and incorporates various modalities supportive and specific for the individual. Using Internal Family Systems Therapy and drawing on Mindfulness Cognitive Behavioural Therapy MiCBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy ACT, Emotion Focused Therapy, Circle of Security framework, Gottman Couples Therapy together with Art and play based therapeutic interventions.
Heidi also offers Gottman Couple Marathon Sessions (providing couples with an intensive approach to couples therapy – a structured 2-day personalised approach designed to support resolution of crisis, reduce conflict, and increase stability in the relationship). Please email our administration team for more details.
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location: New Farm
Accredited Mental Health Social Worker
Anna has worked in clinical mental health for more than 12 years across acute, sub-acute and forensic mental health settings in Melbourne, Victoria. She has experience developing and leading therapeutic groups and working with individuals.
Anna draws on a range of modalities including Sensory Modulation, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy.
Her areas of interest are Psychosis, Social Anxiety in the neurodiverse community, Generalised Anxiety, Depression, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, trauma, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, support for people born with variations in sex characteristics (and their families) and gender affirming care for trans and/or gender diverse people.
Anna is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, which means that she is recognised by Medicare Australia and the NDIS. She also provides services through EAP, Workcover, the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and InterLink (a therapeutic program for people who are intersex).
Additionally, Anna provides 1:1 clinical supervision via telehealth.