Couples Therapist Brisbane

  • Couples Therapist Brisbane

    Elissa L

    Couples Therapist Brisbane

    M Counselling, M Education (Student Well being), B Education

    Hart Centre Certified

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    • Redcliffe, QLD
    Accepted Insurance Funds
    • ahm health
    • Bupa
    • Medibank Private
    • Police Health
    Specialised Training
    • Master Counselling
    • Master Education (Student Wellbeing)
    • Bachelor of Education
    • The Developmental Model of Couples Therapy, Dr Ellyn Bader
    • Narcissism Training, Ross Rosenberg
    • Relational Life Level 1, Terry Real
    Areas of Interest

    Intimacy, couples, break down in relationships, trauma, anxiety, depression, young families, parenting, couples in business and addictions.

    Types of Therapy
    • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
    • Attachment-based
    • Choice Therapy
    • Coaching
    • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
    • Compassion Focused
    • Culturally Sensitive
    • Dialectical (DBT)
    • Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)
    • Family / Marital, Gestalt
    • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
    • Motivational Interviewing
    • Multicultural
    • Narrative Therapy
    • Person-Centred
    • Positive Psychology
    • Psychodynamic
    • Psychoeducation
    • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
    • Strength-Based
    • Terry Real RLT
    • Transpersonal
    • Trauma Focused
    About Elissa L

    As a counsellor, and a member of the Australian Counselling Association, Elissa understands that life can be difficult and that it can sometimes be particularly challenging. Elissa wants not only to help you get through these times, but to walk alongside you to a better, happier and healthier place.

    Elissa is experienced in dealing with relationship breakdowns, anxiety issues, depression, disengagement from school/work life, lack of motivation, low organisational skills, assertiveness, addiction, low self-esteem, family break downs, grief and loss.

    Elissa works with adults, children and adolescents to create positive outcomes for people to change their lives. Elissa provides a safe and confidential environment where everyone including couples, families, children and adults can explore their feelings and experiences. It is here that people can truly understand and accept themselves and move forward into an inspired life.

    Elissa recognises that counselling can be confronting to begin with, but has seen first-hand the positive changes that counselling can have. Elissa encourages you if you want to change or are facing difficulties in your life to take a leap of faith and believe that life can be better and that you can live life to your greatest potential with the help of counselling.

    How many years counselling experience do you have?

    Over 8 years

    What are three strengths you have as a Psychologist/Counsellor?
    1. Empathic
    2. Easy-going
    3. Non-judgemental
    What is the most satisfying and fulfilling part of the work you do?

    Improving the lives of my clients.

    What’s an example of a couple you have helped the most?

    Couples who state ‘this is our last hope’ and I have managed to get them back the connection they were searching for.

    Parking & Accessibility

    Parking on the street at the front entrance. Please head up the stairs to the frosted door to the waiting room.

    Or to book an appointment, please call 1300 830 552