Colin offers a confidential service and believes strongly in the intrinsic creative drive in all people toward successful and satisfying lives and relationships. Colin has specilised in working with Rural Families and understands the privacy needs of living in smaller Rural comunitys. He has a great ability to make effective therapy relationships with a wide range of clients including children, adolescents and their families.
Marriage & Couples Counselling: facilitating healing and restoration of relationships; Dealing with separation and divorce; Assisting couples to move from a co-habiting to a co-parenting relationship; Re partnered couples; Blended families. No matter what stage you are in, I can help you work through the issues and responses that create conflict, and produce the best possible outcome for you and your family … more
Business Couples: for help to maintain your focus on the task of managing the business while at the same time maintaining your intimate connection and negotiating the changing stages of your family’s life … more
Family Therapy: living together can be tough. I can help you make sense of what is happening, heal your family’s hurts, and find your own solutions to the problems you face as a family … more
Child Psychotherapy: Colin is adept at working with emotionally distressed children, adolescents and their families, to develop the child’s capacity for growth and development so they can flourish within their family and peers … more
Men Enhancing Their Lives: is a group for Men who want more out of their lives, both personally and professionally and want to develop their capacity to relate to others … more
I am a Counsellor, Psychotherapist and Family Therapist with broad experience working with individuals, groups and organisations in both the public and private health systems. I have been in practice since 1990 and work with adults, adolescents and children. Treatment is purposeful and is targeted through assessment and goal focused processes in both brief intervention and long-term psychotherapy models.
I am currently working in my private practice, Aurora Associates, where I see a range of clients: individuals, couples, families and children, whose therapy requirements range from long term psychotherapy, to short term, brief intervention counselling.
Colin has provided individual and group supervision for many years. He believes that supervision can be of benefit across all work environments including counsellors, therapists, teams, doctors, medical professionals, facilitators, managers, and especially for front-line administration personnel in services such as healthcare, education, community work and police.
Supervision with Colin will: