Master of Social Science (Family Studies)
Diploma of Individual, Couple & Group Psychotherapy
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology Major)
Maryana Podreka is an insightful and highly skilled psychologist with over 20 years’ professional experience. She is an associate member of the Australian Psychological Society, and registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Maryana specialises in providing therapeutic counselling to individual adults and couples.
Maryana is empathic and supportive: she’s deeply committed to helping her clients find more fulfilment within themselves, their lives, and relationships. Maryana works closely with her clients to help them deepen their self-awareness, and understanding of others. By identifying unproductive behavioural motivations and ways to manage distress effectively, Maryana’s clients feel empowered to create positive, sustainable change. She also has substantial expertise and interest in working with clients experiencing personal or professional relationship challenges. Counselling with Maryana is an opportunity to transform life’s greatest challenges into moments of profound personal growth and enhanced wellbeing.
Maryana has a collaborative and client-centred approach to counselling, tailoring each session to meet her clients’ unique personal needs and circumstances. Techniques she uses include Insight-Oriented Psychotherapy, specialist Couple Therapy, and Psychoanalytic Therapy. Maryana is dedicated to supporting her clients to achieve optimal wellness in all areas of their lives.
Maryana Podreka has appointments available in the following location: Kew
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