Kerry has a special interest in working with young people and also has a wealth of knowledge, experience and training in working with this client population.
Kerry has been working with young people since 2012 when she worked in crisis intervention helping young people who were homeless or at risk of homelessless at Frontyard Youth Services (Melbourne Citymission). She then went on to work in schools, headspace, the National Youth Mental Health Foundation and in private practice.
There are many support issues that are specific to young people and Kerry has a good understanding of these issues.
Youth-specific issues that Kerry can help with:
Bullying and friendship/social issues
School and education support
Support with improving motivation and goal setting
Stress and anxiety
Depression or low mood
Body Image issues.
Transitioning from Secondary School to University/workplace setting
Moving out of home
Relationship issues and coping through a break-up
Trauma, Grief and Loss.
Kerry’s counselling approach is down-to-earth, non-judgmental and accepting. Kerry is easy to talk to and down-to-earth and she will ensure you feel comfortable and well supported in her counselling room.
If you are a young person seeking counselling support please contact Kerry to discuss your individual support needs and to arrange a consultation.