Bachelor of Social Studies
Diploma in Humanistic Psychology
Philippa Naivasha is a compassionate and insightful counsellor with over 20 years’ professional experience. She is also an active member of the AASW. In addition to her private practice, Philippa has worked extensively in community mental health and the education sector. Philippa specialises in providing effective therapeutic support to children, adolescents, adults, couples and families.
Philippa has an engaging and outcome-focused approach to counselling. She is strongly committed to helping her clients explore and resolve any concerns they have about their personal difficulties and experiences. Philippa is exceptionally skilled at supporting her clients to overcome unresolved conflicts, enabling them to move forward and lead happier, rewarding lives. Philippa’s specialist qualifications in creative therapies enable her to help clients access deep levels of self-awareness and new understanding around personal and relationship issues. These profound insights provide a genuine opportunity to create meaningful and positive change.
Philippa incorporates a range of evidence-based counselling techniques into her practice, and tailors sessions to meet the needs of each individual client. Therapeutic approaches that Philippa uses include: Solution-Focused Therapy, Art Therapy, Play Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Psychoeducation and Mindfulness-Based Therapy. Philippa is dedicated to helping her clients resolve their concerns, repair their relationships and move forward confidently with their lives.
Philippa Naivasha has appointments available in the following location: Balmain
Convenient appointments with rebates available
Our counsellors and psychologists are available for day, evening and weekend appointments.
Appointments generally available within 48 hours.
Rebates are available
Rebates are available
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