Colleen Synott

Profile: 30 years experience working within the Industry. Specialising in Drug, Alcohol and Domestic Violence but have worked with most family related issues.
Excerpt: I am opening a clinic in Gulf Harbour and will be working closely with families who may have lost temporary custody of their children as a result of drug & alcohol related issues providing them with the necessary support and tools to get their lives back on track and work towards getting their children home to a safe nurturing environment. I work from a Narrative, Strengths based prospective.
Practice Name: Gulf Harbour Counselling Ltd
SWRB Registered Yes
Contact Phone Number:  02102788526
Hours of Operation ·         Weekdays 9-5

·         Weekdays after 5

·         Weekend

Bulk Billing Option: Yes
Client Types: ·         ALL
Spoken Language Other than English EUROPEAN
Qualifications: Post Graduate Diploma endorsed in Mental health practice.
Mental Health: ·         Adjustment Disorder

·         Adoption

·         Anxiety & Phobias

·         Bereavement Disorder

·         Bipolar Disorder

·         Dementia

·         Depression

·         Developmental disorders

·         Dual Diagnosis (concurrent drug problems & mental illness)

·         Dual Disability (intellectual disability or acquired brain injury & mental illness)

·         Eating Disorders

·         General Mental Health

·         Homelessness

·         Personality Disorders

·         Psychotic Disorders including Schizophrenia

Substance Abuse: ·         Problematic Drug Use

·         Problems with Alcohol

Trauma/Harm: ·         Acquired brain injury

·         Adult survivors of sexual abuse

·         Bullying

·         Family violence

·         Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

·         Psychological first aid

·         Self-harm

·         Sexual abuse

·         Suicide

·         Victim of crime

·         Refugees and asylum seekers

General: ·         Aged care

·         Case management

·         Chronic disease management

·         Disability

·         Home visits

·         LGBTIQ issues

·         Relaxation

·         Sleeping disorders

·         Stress management

Skill Development: ·         Anger management

·         Assertiveness training

·         Life/personal coaching

·         Life transition & adjustment

·         Parenting

·         Self esteem / self development

·         Social skills

Relationships: ·         Carer support

·         Conflict resolution

·         Family therapy

·         Mediation

·         Relationships

Workplace: ·         Workplace stress

·         Workplace bullying

·         Workplace coaching