As an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker with almost 20 years in the counselling field, Amy Ware provides counselling to clients for a range of issues including depression and anxiety, postnatal depression and adjustment, stress, grief and loss and particularly when any of the above are really impacting on your relationships and overall functioning.
Amy is passionate about supporting the mental health and wellbeing of regional women and started Aware Family Wellness to provide empowering, women -centred interventions to regional and rural families that often face hurdles around accessing timely treatment options.
Having primarily worked with women in the health sector for the better part of twenty years, Amy is highly informed by feminist and attachment theories that inform the human experience. Amy has an absolute commitment to the empowering and transformative powers of women-centred practice.
Whilst utilising a variety of therapeutic approaches, Amy prefers Acceptance and Commitment therapy which is emphasises acceptance as a way to deal with negative thoughts, feelings, symptoms, or circumstances. It also encourages increased commitment to healthy, constructive activities that uphold your values or goals.
It’s important to find a therapist that’s a good fit. Let’s chat!
Schedule a fifteen minute virtual cuppa with Amy to find out how Aware Family Wellness can help start you on a journey to a better you.
In-person or telehealth options available.
Michelle joined the Aware Family Wellness team and will likely be your first contact with the team. Michelle is deeply committed to the women and children that enter our space and will always greet you with a smile and an offer of a cuppa.
Once we receive your referral, Michelle will contact you to grab some additional details to get you started with Amy as soon as possible. Michelle will manage your appointments, account and field all your other enquiries to make your experience with Aware Family Wellness as smooth and enjoyable as possible.
Michelle is absolutely dedicated to customer service – and makes a mean cup of coffee!