More about Inner Journey Counselling Services
My name is Nikki Kovacs and i am the owner of Inner Journey Counselling Services which is located in Gooseberry Hill. I offer counselling to children, youth and adults with an eclectic and holistic approach. I will work side by side with you, building trust and supporting you through difficulties that you are experiencing in an authentic, empathic and non-judgemental way.
Counselling may include techniques and interventions from traditional talk therapy approaches to utilising creative types of activities. For example i may include in sessions; symbol work, sand play therapy, emotional release processes, imagination, visualisation, body focus, relaxation, drawing, music, imagery or working with clay. I utilise approaches that encourage self awareness for meaning making, clarity and direction for your inner journey.
I have a University Degree in Counselling, i am a qualified Expressive therapist and i have a Diploma in Youth work. I have attended numerous workshops and training events over the years which enable me to work in a diverse way utilising my training, working knowledge and experience with complex and challenging issues.
I have received level 1 and 2 training in Animal Assisted Play Therapy and i am currently working towards certification in this area and have a therapy cat named Dobby.
I offer group work utilising Expressive Therapy techniques and activities for personal growth.
I have worked for many years with 'at risk' youth in case management, youth work agencies, youth residential care facilities, youth mental health advocacy and as a foster carer.
If you would like to make an appointment or if you would like to discuss further please call, text, or email me.
Phone / text: 0403 064 278
Nikki is registered with the Professional body of the Australian Counselling Association (ACA).
An outreach counselling service or skype is also available by request.