Masters of Counselling
Clinical member of PACFA
Chris has been working in the field of general and relationship counselling for over 16 years, and works with people of all ages, couples and families. With his practice he brings a unique ability to help people make sense of challenging life circumstances in new ways. Chris is equipped to help across all areas and has particular interest in communication, grief and loss, parenting, anger management and relationships.
While attending counselling can feel daunting for some people, Chris strives to quickly develop a working relationship with his clients, ensuring they feel comfortable and understood. Clients will find that Chris prioritises your unique situation and can find hope, even in some of the trickiest of situations. With respect and care for his clients, he is able to support individuals and couples to have conversations they may never have had. He then works together with you to find solutions which support your goals and provides you with the tools and strategies to help you achieve them.
Chris draws from a variety of evidence-based counselling approaches which are chosen according to what his clients are looking for. These include Relational Life Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Gottman Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy. Chris’ skills and depth of experience is reassuring and each of his clients walk away having gained insight, awareness and new learning, to face challenges, strengthen relationships and increase wellbeing.
Chris Chicoteau has appointments available in the following location: Bulimba
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