"Happiness is not the absence of problems, but the ability
to deal with them."
Charles-Louis de Secondat
| ADULTS | COUPLES |
Sarah has completed a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), is Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) Accredited and holds a Certificate IV in Workplace Assessment and Training. She has had eleven years of post-registration experience. Sarah specialises in anxiety disorders (incl generalised, social, specific phobia, panic), depressive disorders, adjustment disorder, relationships, bereavement, separation / divorce, terminal illness, sexual dysfunctions, unplanned pregnancy and surrogacy counselling. Sarah has also had experience in critical incident stress debriefing and on-site workplace counselling.
Sarah works with adults, couples, adolescents and small groups. Sarah has said, “It is a privilege to me to be able to walk alongside a client's journey of grief with them”.
Sarah’s preferred treatment approaches and therapies include: Schema Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy and Strength-Based Therapy. Sarah has further experience working with Group Facilitation including: grief and loss, divorce and separation, bereavement, pre-marriage, school workshops, sexuality and stress management.
Sarah is happily married with children, having recently relocated back to her hometown of Newcastle from Brisbane.