Masters Gestalt Therapy, Certified Gottman Marital Therapist, Master Trainer and Consultant
Since completing his Bachelor of Social Work in 1988 and later a Masters in Gestalt Therapy, John has had an extensive history in direct service delivery with couples, families and young people, as well as in organisational development and training. He has developed a practice that utilises a range of experiential therapies combining these approaches in his work style. John has also completed his Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment and has delivered a broad range of training both accredited and non-accredited.
John is trained to provide therapy to individuals, couples and groups in a range of therapeutic approaches including:
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- Gottman marital therapy
- Motivational Interviewing
- Gestalt Therapy
- Adventure Therapy
- Emotion focussed therapy for couples
Over the last ten years, John has provided a range of psycho-educational group programs to Australian Veterans and their families in areas such as trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety and resilience. He has also provided training to many human service organisations in Australia and New Zealand on creating positive work cultures, managing challenging clients and resilience.
John and his business partner Trish are certified Gottman Marital Therapists and are the only certified Gottman Marital Therapy Trainers and Consultants in Australia.
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