Diploma of Counselling
Graduate Certificate of Counselling
Registered Member of ACA
John is a skilled professional counsellor who has been in practice for more than 25 years experience. He supports adolescents, adults and couples in achieving their desired outcomes. John is registered with the Australian Counselling Association and supports clients with a vast array of concerns with particular interests in relationship counselling, grief and loss and providing effective crisis support.
John sees developing a strong therapeutic relationship with his clients as the the bedrock of clients beginning there change process. He helps clients work through life’s challenges in a nurturing outcome based way, so that they can make the changes to live the life they truly choose. John believes that every client can achieve the outcomes they desire and that his role is to sit with them, understand where they are today and help them decide and move to where they would like to be. Once his clients are clear on this, John helps them to use the strengths and resources they already have, and develop new skills that they may need, in order to achieve their life goals.
Drawing on his extensive professional and life experience, as well as his counselling qualifications and training, John uses a pluralistic approach drawing from modalities including Person-Centred Counselling, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Solutions Focused Therapy to ensure that the counselling process suits the style of each client and, the goals they have for counselling.
John Belchamber has appointments available in the following location: Golden Beach
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