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Elizabeth Psychologist Gold Coast

  • Elizabeth

    Registered Psychologist Gold Coast

    B App Sc (C&HS), B Sc (Psych), PG Dip Psych

    Hart Centre Certified

    LOCATIONS
    • Miami, Gold Coast, QLD
    • Coomera, Gold Coast, QLD
    Specialised Training
    • Secrets, Cybersex & Infidelity, Addiction, Trauma & Forgiveness by Janis Abrahms Spring
    • Relational Life Counselling Level 1 by Terry Real
    • Transformation through Intimacy by Robert and Dianne Masters
    • EFT & Affairs by Jenny Fitzgerald
    • Relationship Therapy Methodologies Program by The Hart Centre
    • Couples and Asperger’s Syndrome Counselling Skills and Strategies, Tony Attwood
    Described by Hart clients as:
    • Client-focused
    • Non-judgemental
    • Kind

    Elizabeth’s main focus is Marriage Counselling in her Gold Coast clinic, and has worked with individuals and in group settings.  She has worked with families, couples, individuals, parents, teens and children throughout her career within the non-government sector and now brings this experience to private practice. She has worked with clients through all of the stages of the family life cycle:  dating, partnering and marriage, separation or divorce, re-partnering, parenting children within two homes, and blended families.

    With her openness to the developmental transitions within families, she brings rich insight and collaboration to the emergence of new meanings for couples and assists them in the creation of a rich, full and meaningful lived experience. Her philosophical stance reflects an exposure to a wide range of approaches, and this is used to create a non-judgemental, open and accepting space within the counselling environment.

    Elizabeth understands that many couples who come into counselling are discouraged about the direction their relationships have taken, feel hopeless about making changes, and can be accusatory and blaming toward their partner for the state of their relationship.  They have seen this result in an increased defensiveness on the part of each partner. Elizabeth’s commitment to the couple relationship is paramount in assisting the couple to view their dilemma as an opportunity to develop new alternatives in their relationship which allow them to stop struggling, reconcile their differences and enhance their relationship.

    In addition to relationship/marriage counselling, Elizabeth is also available Pre-Marriage Counselling, Anger Management, appointments relating to Narcissism, and is available for phone and skype appointments if necessary.

    How many years counselling experience do you have?

    23 years.

    What are three strengths you have as a Psychologist/Counsellor?

    Easy to talk to, non-judgemental and very accepting.

    What is the most satisfying and fulfilling part of the work you do?

    Receiving positive feedback from clients after the conclusion of counselling.

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

    An intervention I provided that has kept a relationship on track.

    Parking & Accessibility

    Plenty of parking available.

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    Or to book an appointment, please call 1300 830 552