Kaatheryn (Kate) Tempest is a skilled professional counsellor with over 15 years’ experience working in the counselling and health related fields. She is a member of the Australia Counselling Association, and the International Institute of Complimentary Therapists.
Kate provides an open supportive space for her clients to explore their circumstances with curiosity and look for possibility. She works in her own private wellness and therapy centre and supports a diverse range of clients. Kate has experience supporting adults, couples, and families across a broad range of issues and life stages. She is focused on walking collaboratively alongside clients at every stage of their journey to self-awareness.
By blending her knowledge of strength and evidence-based counselling practices with her extensive experience and psycho-spiritual counselling, Kate tailors sessions to the individual needs of the client. She co-facilitates the development of practical tools to support client identified goals, resulting in the dissolution of unhelpful patterns of behaviour, assisting clients to move forward into a place of empowerment.
Kate uses a variety of modalities including Person-Centred Counselling, Solution Focussed Therapy, Somatic Based Therapies, Mindfulness, Meditation, Psycho-Spiritual Practices, and Crisis Counselling. Kate is also a Neuro-Change certified practitioner. In her professional practice, Kate has learnt that people heal and transform, primarily from being heard, validated and having the will and commitment to draw on their inner strength and resilience to move through the uncomfortable stages of life.