For Online or Face-to-face
Individual, Couple, or Family Counselling, Treatment of Diagnosed Depression/Anxiety, Trauma and
and/or Prayer/Spiritual Support with
MAASW (Adv. Accr)
BSW (Curtin) MA (Counselling)
BEd (Science) Grad. Dip. Management
Accredited Mental Heath Social Worker/Medicare Provider
Supervisor and Training Consultant
Open Arms (formerly Veterans & Veterans Families Counselling Service) Outreach Programme Counsellor
Department of Veterans Affairs Provider
Insurance Commission of WA Provider
Listed as a Blue Knot Foundation Trauma-informed Service
For info Phone: 0408 890 887
(please allow one day for replies to messages)
NB Medicare rebates are available if you see a GP for a mental healthcare plan
Online options available
Signal (preferred secure phone app), Skype or Zoom options are available for online sessions.
Canning Vale Serviced Offices
Unit 15, 64 Bannister Road,
Western Australia 6155
Medicare Provider 442250DX
For Appointments Phone/SMS 0408 890 887
To mail: PO Box 260
This is NOT an emergency service. For Western Australian mental health emergencies please contact the Mental Health Emergency Response Line on 1300 555 788
attend the nearest Emergency Department of a hospital.
Alternatively contact Lifeline on
13 11 14.
Helplines: (click )
Other support services:
Kids Helpline: 1800 55 1800 - for 24/7 telephone counselling for young people 5-25 years
Suicide Callback Service: 1300 659 467 - for 24/7 telephone crisis support for people at-risk of suicide, carers and bereaved
MensLine Australia: 1300 78 99 78 - for 24/7 telephone and online support, information and referral services for men
Beyond Blue: 1300 22 4636 - for 24/7 telephone support and online chat 4pm - 10pm (AEST)
Meth Helpline : 1800 874 878 - The Meth Helpline is a free confidential telephone counselling, information and referral service for anyone concerned about their own or another person's meth use.
1800RESPECT - 1800 737 732 - 24 hour 7 days a week, confidential telephone and online support - 1800RESPECT is not only a support service for people affected by sexual assault, domestic and family violence. It is also an information and support service for family, friends, and frontline workers.
WA COVID-19 Hotline - Phone 13 COVID
Lifeline - Phone 13 11 14
MensLine - Phone 1300 789 978
Jobseekers Contact Line - Phone 132 850
Small business advice – Phone 133 140
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Resources for people thinking about counselling
How strong have I had to be? How tough is it presently?
(for questionnaires to find out how well you cope click )
What to expect
So what is counselling like?
Symptoms to watch
What are the signs I am not coping?
Stages of change
Am I ready to see a counsellor?
What are Medicare rebates? Can I get them?
Tell me about individual counselling.
Tell me about marriage counselling.
Tell me about counselling with my child.
Resources for people curious about anxiety, panic attacks, overwhelm or trauma:
What would be useful to know about anxiety and panic?
What is trauma?
What is Childhood Emotional Neglect, did I have it and how is it messing with me now?
How can I tell if it is domestic violence if there was no need to get medical help?
So about all that loss, grief, sadness ... I don't want to feel that stuff. What would I want to know about that for?
There is so much stuff I don't want to feel. Am I disconnecting too much? Am I becoming dehumanised?
Resources for people ready to change their habits with alcohol or other drugs:
So the time is right to change my drinking and other drug use? Let's do this!
Resources for people fascinated by what researchers found works:
What mental health research has got Owen intrigued?
What happiness research has got Owen excited?
What depression research has got Owen encouraged?
What relationship research has Owen got a thrill from?
You mean physical stuff like diet and getting outdoors can affect my mind? How?
Resources for people eager for self-help:
Can I get hope back? Hopelessness? Do I do anything to wreck hope?
What thinking-distortions will mess up my mind?
You mean anger can be useful and not damaging?
So what else you got on self-help Owen?
Resources for people who want to improve sex and their loving connection:
So what does good sex look like?
What on earth are love languages? Will this help my marriage?
How do I make a half-decent-repair after I stuffed up? I just buy flowers right?
You are not going to ask me to forgive him/her are you?
Resources for parents and carers who want to get on better with the kids:
But I've heard all the parenting ideas ...
(on yeah? click )
I thought blessing kids was just a religion thing ...
(nup ... and anyone can do it; see what happens to your connection after you get pleny of practice at it - click )
Resources for people who like Christian stuff in their healing/growth:
Here are a few Christian approaches that might help
Some stuff on forgiveness
Resources for doctors:
Doctors may want to know this about collaborating with Counselling, Career and Consultancy Services:
(please click )
Resources for people wanting career ideas/info:
Where can I get some career information or course/training information?
Other Frequently Asked Questions:
Other frequently asked questions