Here at Relationship Connect we endeavor to guide individuals or couples that want to make positive changes in their lives. To assist those that seek personal change during difficult life stages, or even for pure self development. We aim to facilitate bringing a sense of meaning, joy, peace and the ability to truly love yourself without being driven by an unhealthy ego.
Rose-maree welcomes her clients challenges with compassion.
Rose-maree loves understanding the mind and encouraging others. By showing clients unconditional positive regard, she creates a warm, empathic, nonjudgmental environment. She takes a holistic approach to healing and transformation at her clients’ pace.
Rose is a registered counsellor and Bachelor’s student. Rose loves relaxation massage and reiki because she knows emotions can be stored in the body. All therapies offer clients unique healing options and incorporating mindfulness to help support, calm and connect her clients mind and body. Rose is interested in women’s mental health, clients with PTSD, suicide bereavement, depression, couple/relationship therapy, blended family connections, transition to aged care and group therapy.
Her life experiences complement her career. She helps clients examine their inner experiences, needs, anxieties, and sense of belonging while creating safe, deep relationships. Rose utilises person centred and cognitive therapy for individuals and couples. Promoting safety and trust in diverse communities. She’s comfortable in a therapy space with clients of different gender, family structure, and culture.
Brian has a Bachelors Honours Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Counselling. Besides his therapy skills, he brings extensive people relations and career development experience gained in business internationally to enhance his therapeutic approach. He has experience supporting clients experiencing anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, career challenges and other life transitions. He works with individuals and couples in developing their self – awareness, coping, resilience and interpersonal skills to find happiness, meaning and fulfilment in their lives and relationships . Brian uses a Person – Centred approach whilst also drawing on a wide range of other evidence based therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptive and Commitment Therapy ( ACT ) ,Solution-Focussed therapy (SFT) ,Emotionally Focussed Therapy (EFT) for couples , and existential approaches. He provides a secure and safe environment to facilitate change in the lives of people of all ages, cultures and orientations.
I enjoy working collaboratively with couples and individuals to help them experience connection and reconnection – with self, others, their values and hope – in a safe and non-judgemental environment.
With over 20 years’ experience as an allied health practitioner, I am able to selectively engage a range of evidence-based therapeutic approaches tailored to client needs and preferences.
When not at work you’ll find me spending time with family and friends, outside enjoying nature as well as music, theatre, art – and anywhere there’s great food!
Qualifications: Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy), Master of Counselling (Psychotherapy), Internship – Emotionally Focussed Therapy for Couples
Professional Memberships: Australian Counselling Association, Australian Register of Counsellors & Psychotherapists
As a compassionate therapist and identify as a gay man, I am dedicated to creating a welcoming, affirming, and nonjudgmental space for individuals and couples seeking support. With a focus on various areas including relationships, LGBTQIA+, teenagers, life coaching, and career guidance, I am committed to helping clients navigate life’s challenges and find resilience and growth.
My approach is rooted in evidence-based techniques such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), mindfulness practices, and narrative/person-centered therapy. These modalities are tailored to suit your unique needs and are aimed at fostering self-awareness, promoting positive change, and enhancing your overall well-being.
For couples seeking to strengthen their bond or navigate through difficulties, I offer a supportive environment to explore communication patterns, intimacy issues, and conflict resolution strategies. In working with LGBTQIA+ individuals, I provide a safe and affirming space to address identity, relationships, and the unique challenges faced within the community. I understand firsthand the intricacies and challenges that LGBTQIA+ individual’s encounter. This personal insight informs my practice, allowing me to offer empathetic and specialised support while honoring the diversity within the community.
It takes courage to seek support and embark on a journey of self-exploration and growth. Together, we can navigate the challenges you face and work towards fostering positive change and well-being in your life.
I look forward to the opportunity to support and empower you on your path to a more fulfilling and balanced life.
Qualifications: Bachelor of Psychology, Currently studying Master of Counselling (Psychotherapy)
Professional Memberships: Australian Community Counsellors Association.
We cultivate an eclectic blend of Person Centered Counselling, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Existential Therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Narrative Therapy and Psychodynamic therapies. It all comes back to what each individual needs, as we are all so unique and therefore need different approaches within the therapeutic modules. Our educational and therapeutic background, combined with over 35 years in life experiences will ensure that each client get the maximum benefit from their counselling experience. We value life and hope to empower others to love and enjoy their own lives too.
Single Online 45 mins counselling session
Extended Online 1hr 15 mins counselling session (Mandatory 1st Session)
Three Online 45 mins counselling session
Six Online 45 mins counselling session
Nine Online 45 mins counselling session