Counselling for Pregnancy and Postnatal Families


We offer counselling, which is specific to pregnancy and postnatal clients. Areas that our counsellors can help you with include:

  • exploring the psychological aspects of birth and the pyscho-social factors which can affect birth outcomes.
  • counselling for depression and anxiety
  • bereavement counselling
  • counselling for fertility issues and family planning
  • debriefing of birth experiences for women and couples
  • counselling for difficult or traumatic birth experiences for women and couples
  • counselling for postnatal depression
  • parenting issues – from newborns to teenagers, adapting to living life with a newborn and toddler, or more
  • making the transition – woman to mother, couple to family, mother to grandmother, working woman to new mother, returning to
  • work following childbirth
  • empty nesting – when your children leave home and the home becomes eerily quiet … and tidy
  • counselling for professionals – dealing with stress, setting boundaries, adapting to self-employment.

Cost: $120 per hour

$220 for two hour birth debrief.

Days: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Clinic: Kensington on Tuesday and the first Wednesday of the Month

Caulfield on Thursdays

*Health fund rebates may be available