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With Matthew Power
Focusing Oriented Psychotherapist
BCouns, BA, Grad Dip Ed, MACA

Based in Townsville. Available for Zoom appointments only at present

Contact:    0439810160

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Clinical Supervision

Matthew is a qualified Clinical Supervisor, with a Certificate in Professional Supervision, and accredited as a Clinical Supervisor by the Australian Counselling Association.

Matthew brings to his work as a clinical supervisor:
~ Many years of counselling experience at the Emotional Fitness Foundation, Centacare and Relationships Australia, applying knowledge of best practice policies and procedures.
~ Expert knowledge of trauma counselling, in particular somatic approaches now known to be an essential tool in effective trauma work.
~ Deep practice knowledge and experience guiding clients in mindfulness-based approaches to healing.
~ Professional training expertise as evidenced in Matthew's work as a trainer for the Blue Knot Foundation.
~ Rich experience in working in varying cultural settings, including providing counselling and training to Indigenous clients and professionals.
~ A background in teaching adults and children earlier in his career

Matthew's holistic approach to Clinical Supervision can help you with:
~ Ongoing case considerations, helping you apply your own best practice to client situations and extend your awareness of possible approaches.
~ Helping you bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge, and being able to apply that knowledge appropriately in the living moment with a client.
~ Monitoring of self-care, to enhance professional and personal wellbeing, and avoid risks of vicarious trauma and burnout.
~ Professional development guidance in all the choices involved in your evolution as a practitioner.
~ For those in private practice, assistance with business development, workflow routines, marketing and caseload management.

Contact:   0439810160