Master of Health Science with Honours
Graduate Diploma in Psychosocial Studies
Gottmans Couple Therapy Method Level 2
Carlyn Abels is a highly skilled and empathic counsellor with over 10 years’ professional experience. She is a member of the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia. Carlyn has a substantial professional background working in private practice and the education and academic sectors. She provides effective therapeutic support to adolescents, adult individuals and couples.
Carlyn has a warm, caring and client centred approach to counselling. She provides a compassionate non-judgemental environment for clients to share their concerns. She is passionate about assisting her clients to build their emotional resilience to enable them to work through their challenges. Carlyn assists her clients in gaining insights into the underlying patterns in the area of concern. Her clients are empowered to make more informed choices to allow for change in their life. Furthermore, Carlyn is deeply committed to providing her clients with evidence-based skills and techniques to effectively manage the challenges in their life, with a focus on health and wellbeing.
Carlyn tailors each session to meet the personal therapeutic needs of her clients. The therapeutic approaches that she draws from include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Person Centred Therapy, Gottman Couples Therapy Method, Psychodynamic Therapy, and Mindfulness-Based Therapy.
Carlyn Abels has appointments available in the following location: Lilydale
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