Sarah Short- Clinical Psychotherapist

Thrive Within Counselling 

Sarah is a eclectic clinical psychotherapist who specializes in Alcohol and other Drug Counselling, Grief and Loss Counselling, Gender Dysphoria Counselling, Gender complexities and relationship counselling. 

Sarah has completed a Bachelor in Applied Social Science (Counselling), and had post grad qualifications in Alcohol and other Drugs, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, mental health first aid and Psychotherapy. 

Sarah has been working in this industry for over 10 years and as an holistic practitioner Sarah uses Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Solution Focused (SF) and Narrative Therapy (NT) as her main modalities.

 She takes a holistic approach when working with clients and possess a warm and non-judgmental disposition. For the past 2 year Sarah has been managing a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center working alongside people and their Alcohol and Other Drugs complexities. 

Sarah is a passionate, person-centered Psychotherapist who strives herself on congruence, empathy and ability to energetically connect with her client group. 

Sarah is also a dynamic group therapist who sees the ability to treat people with the assistance of their peers. When Sarah is not at work you would find her a the gym, at the beach with her 2 dogs, at yoga or sitting under a tree watching the world go by.

2019 will see Sarah continue to grow her private practice, undertake additional post grad studies in a Master of Counselling and will undertake clinical supervision training. 

Sarah is registered with the Australian Counselling Association and holds memberships with the following organisations – Australian Association of Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Mental Health Academy, International Institute for Contemporary Therapists, Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association and hold current public liability insurance.

You can find Sarah at Healthful Wellness Clinic alternate Saturdays

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