Location AddressBardon Counselling and Natural Therapies Centre
161 Boundary Road
B. Psych (Hons)
Naomi is a Registered Psychologist committed to promoting the mental health and wellbeing of women at all stages of life, particularly women in the perinatal period – pre-conception, pregnancy, the birth experience and the year following childbirth. She is also passionate about supporting families as they adjust to family life, changing identities and, at times, confronting emotions.
As a mother of two toddlers, Naomi understands the challenges that often accompany the joys of parenting. It can take courage to reach out for support, so in your treatment sessions, Naomi aims to develop a shared understanding of your challenges and provide a space that is safe, empathic and nurturing; A place where you can openly share your concerns, feel heard and validated. Naomi encourages her clients to approach their psychological and emotional wellbeing with self-compassion and to strengthen their relationships with immediate family and the wider community as they negotiate this significant period of their life.
Naomi is a Medicare Pregnancy Counselling Support provider with several years experience working with clients in the public and private sector. She welcomes children and toddlers to treatment sessions and provides bulk billing for those with concession cards. Naomi offers clients a choice of attending one of three convenient locations – Spring Hill, Bardon, Geebung, or alternatively, welcomes home visits where appropriate.
Naomi takes an integrative approach to therapy, incorporating a number of treatment modalities tailored to the client’s needs, including: Eye Movement and Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Neuropsychology, Compassion Focused Therapy and Attachment theory.
Areas of Special Interest
- Preconception, including fertility issues
- Perinatal loss
- Antenatal depression and anxiety
- Birth trauma
- Premature Birth
- Postnatal depression and anxiety
- Parent-infant attachment
- Adjustment issues
- Member Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)
- Member APS Perinatal and Infant Psychology Interest Group (PIPIG)
- Member International Marcé Society
- Member Australasian Marcé Society
- Member Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Australia (PANDA)
Fees & Rebates
Clinic Cost: $140 per 50-minute session *Medicare Rebate: $84.80
Out-of-pocket: $55.20 per session
Home Visit Cost: $160.00 per 50-minute session *Medicare Rebate: $106.55
*Medicare rebates are available to those who have a referral and Mental Health Care Plan from their GP, psychiatrist or paediatrician. This must be in place prior to the first claimable session.
Contact: (07) 3832 7399 or use the contact form below
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