Personal Details & Interests
I am an experienced counselling psychologist. I am passionate about helping clients develop a better understanding of themselves, their emotions, thoughts and behaviours. In my work, I feel privileged to be given the trust by clients to join them on a journey of exploration and healing, and thus focus on building a strong therapeutic alliance centred around clients’ needs.
Experience (Areas of Expertise)
Areas of specialty include Drug & Alcohol Issues, Trauma and PTSD, Anxiety, Depression and Self-Esteem. I am experienced in facilitating group therapy and psycho-educational programs, conducting assessments, and writing reports.
Full registration as psychologist with Australian Health Practitioners Agency (AHPRA).
Diploma in Communicational Psychology (University of Applied Sciences, Zittau/Goerlitz, Germany), Master in Counselling Psychology (Latrobe University).
Training in Process Experiential Emotion Focused Therapy, Trauma Workshop, Schema-Therapy, Short-Term Psychodynamic Therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Loss and Grief counselling, Family Systems, training in Working with Hard to Hold Clients.
Here are a series of interviews given by Gundula Roedel where she talks about her background, training and experience, the type of clients she helps, and more.
Phone: (03) 9820 5577
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