Counselling and EMDR therapy

0402 975 125




Rachel Cliffe is an accredited mental health social worker and trauma therapist, originally from the UK.  She provides counselling and evidence based mental health interventions including EMDR therapy to adults, adolescents and children.  Rachel has a particular interest in the treatment of trauma, PTSD, Complex PTSD, childhood sexual abuse, sexual assault and correlated mental health issues.

Rachel has a clinical background in public hospitals and community organisations in family violence, child and adolescent mental health (CAMHS/ELMHS) and Sexual Assault Centre counselling services (CASA).  She has post-graduate qualifications in Developmental Psychiatry and memberships with the Australian Association of Social Workers and the EMDR Association of Australia. 

Rachel provides a safe and compassionate approach that works at the root of the problem to produce long lasting changes.  All treatment plans are individually conceptualised using a range of effective psychotherapeutic modalities including EMDR, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Schema Therapy, Mindfulness-based CBT, Motivational Interviewing, FLASH technique, and Ego State work.  

Areas of focus:

  • Addiction
  • Anxiety 
  • Panic Attacks
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Childhood Sexual Abuse
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-harm/suicidal thinking
  • Sexuality and Gender Diversity
  • Sexual Assault

You are very welcome to get in touch for an obligation-free chat to ask Rachel any questions, or to schedule a face-to-face, online or telephone appointment.  Medicare rebates are available with a GP mental health plan.