Graduate Diploma in Psychology
Bachelor of Social Work
Member of AASW
Betty is a warm and compassionate counsellor with 14 years’ experience assisting her clients to live an enriched life. In addition to her private practice, Betty has a substantial background working in community health, hospitals and clinical sectors. Betty provides effective therapeutic support to adolescents, adults, older adults, couples, families, people with disabilities, and culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
Betty’s areas of focus include: Depression, anxiety, stress, anger management, couples therapy, relationships counselling, general counselling, grief and loss counselling, dementia, abuse, assertiveness training, disabilities, life coaching, mental health, personal development, relapse prevention, relaxation training, sleep disorders, self-esteem and self-development, sexual abuse, shyness and social skills development.
Betty uses a client-centred approach and is committed to supporting her clients develop realistic and practical solutions to address their challenges. She provides a comfortable and safe space to help her clients explore their issues and set therapeutic goals and work towards developing strategies to achieve them. Betty is passionate about helping clients meet their counselling needs and achieve their treatment goals. Betty is dedicated to helping her clients overcome life’s obstacles and enables and empowers her clients to focus on improving their health and wellbeing and create positive changes.
Betty tailors each of her counselling sessions to the therapeutic needs of her clients. Betty’s treatment modalities include Solution-Focused Therapy, Person-centred Therapy, Gottman Method Couples Therapy, Focused Psychological Strategies, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Interpersonal, Mindfulness, Positive Psychology, Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic, Neuroscience, Skills Training, Psychopharmacology, Psychoeducation and relaxation strategies.
Betty Papadogonas has appointments available in the following location: Doncaster East
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