Richard Metres - Life Supports Counsellor

Richard Metres

Master of Social Work

Member of AASW

Rebates Available:

Medicare rebates are available.

Mental Health Care Plan

Mental Health Care Plan appointments available.

Richard Metres is an exceptionally skilled and effective counsellor who has been in private practice for over 30 years. Richard’s extensive professional experience sets him apart as a senior Life Supports clinician, providing practical outcome driven therapeutic support to his individual, couple and family clients.

Richard is genuine and approachable, with a committed focus on building a therapeutic relationship based in trust, respect and empathy. Counselling with Richard is an opportunity for clients to talk through challenges; explore feelings, thoughts, expectations and past experiences; and gain awareness of any barriers that have limited their lives and relationships. Richard gives his clients useful strategies and practical tools to help them overcome their challenges and achieve their goals. He is deeply committed to supporting his clients with compassion and insight – with Richard’s help, profound healing, change and growth are inevitable.

Richard draws on a number of different counselling methods in his practice, tailoring his approach to meet the unique needs of each individual client, couple, or family unit. Therapeutic techniques that Richard uses include: Attachment-Oriented Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Therapy, Trauma-Informed Counselling, Feminist Therapy, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, specialist Relationship Therapy, and Systemic Family Therapy. Richard is dedicated to supporting his clients to use their inner strengths and get the best out of themselves, their relationships, and their lives.

Richard Metres has appointments available in the following location: Croydon