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Telephone or online (Skype) counselling now available if you can’t attend our clinic.
The journey to healthier thinking with Psychologists Southern Sydney
Sometimes in our lives the way we think or feel or an unwanted behaviour holds us back from truly enjoying our lives and our relationships. That’s when our psychologists can help you overcome these obstacles and move forward.
Our journey together starts with getting to know you, listening, being supportive, talking openly and confidentially about your concerns and feelings. From there we help you develop lifelong coping strategies to move forward. As highly trained and registered psychologists our team use many proven psychological and counselling therapies including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Emotion Focus Therapy, Solutions Focussed Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Schema and Hypnotherapy plus a range of other proven clinical therapies developed over many years.
Who benefits working with a PSS psychologist?
Every day we help people of all ages and backgrounds with their individual issues. Our clients include, children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. We accept that every individual is unique as are the reasons that bring them to see us. Our psychologists are not only experienced
Your problem could involve personal development, a relationship or family situation, work, depression, anxiety, stress, burnout, substance abuse, maybe it’s a habit or a behaviour you want to change. No matter what the issue is we work confidentially with you one on one to develop positive, lifelong coping strategies and helping you discover healthier thinking
Rest assured our psychologists are all registered with the Psychology Board of Australia and adhere to the highest standard of ethics.
Meet Our Team
William is a caring psychologist who has extensive experience working with children (6 and up), adolescents, adults, couples and families who present with a range of issues. William understands the […]
Janice has a wealth of experience and training, holding a Diploma of Education, Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Master of Arts (Counselling), Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy (ASH) and is a Registered […]
As a Psychologist Southern Sydney (PSS) therapist, Irene shares our values of providing an empathetic, caring and professional approach to her counselling sessions, valuing the importance of building rapport and […]
Services We Provide
We work closely with St George and Sutherland Shire GPs and Allied Health Professionals
We are proud of the relationships we have built with local GPs, allied health professionals and the local community. Many local GPs refer their patients to us through Mental Health Care Plans. As a private practice in Sydney’s south we regard ourselves as leaders in offering professional, ethical and confidential mental health care services. We work closely with your GP to ensure they are kept updated for your ongoing wellbeing. For children we work closely with parents, paediatrician, local schools, and speech pathologists other child services to make sure the best outcomes are coordinated as required. We also have available a range of assessment tools and report writing services including insurance, court and WorkCover as needed.
Our quiet residential location and comfortable rooms
We are located in a quiet residential area which has added benefits for our clients. Connells Point is near South Hurstville off King Georges Road and is easy to drive to whether you live in the St George or Sutherland Shire areas. As we are not located in a major shopping precinct parking there is no busy traffic to contend with and parking is free and available directly outside the practice. There is also a bus service that runs from Hurstville station with a bus stop 30 metres from our door. Our three practice rooms are quiet, private and comfortable.
Appointment times that suit you
We understand people lead busy lives and want to book in quickly at times that suit. That’s why we offer extended hours six days a week. With five psychologists available you can book in Monday to Friday throughout the day until 9pm at night. Saturdays between 9:00am and 5pm. We offer Medicare and Private Health rebates on the spot.
PSS working around your needs
- Open 6 days a week including weeknights and Saturdays.
- Comfortable rooms with free parking directly outside practice
- On the spot Medicare and Private Health Rebates
- Immediate bookings call 02 8381 5867
- Greek speaking psychologist also available
PSS Workplace and EAP Services
In a recent PwC report into Australian workplaces it was revealed that for every $1 businesses spend on mental health initiatives, the business received $2.30 in return. This is due to lower absenteeism and higher productivity among other factors.
For small, medium to large businesses and organisations PSS offers a range of psychological, counselling. Coaching and mediation services to help you create a mentally healthier workplace for greater productivity and less conflict.
Our Business Services for groups or individuals include:
- Executive, Career and Life Coaching
- Workplace trauma Incidents
- Tailored presentations around workplace mental health issues e.g. dealing with stress, bullying, depression, anger, conflict resolution, motivation and goal setting
- Training and coaching programs for executives and staff
- Employment Assistance Programs (EAP) – one on one confidential counselling, and critical incident debriefing.
As managers and business owner you would be aware that workplace stress, traumatic events, workplace violence and bullying or harassment and work pressure are linked to higher levels of unplanned absences, sick leave, staff turnover and poor performance. By investing in a healthier workplace environment or conflict resolutions services you will prevent and manage risk, reduce using valuable in house time and resources and look after your bottom line.
Our conflict resolution services undertaken by Nationally Accredited Mediators could help you manage and minimise the risk of workplace bulling claims.
To book or to find out more please call Psychologists Southern Sydney now on 02 8381 5867.