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Family Support

How is this service different from others?

David has a lived experience of feeling trapped and helpless as his loved ones spiralled out of control.

David specialises in providing support for family members who are feeling trapped and helpless as loved one’s addictions spiral out of control. Often family members have “had enough” and feel totally powerless to make changes for themselves and their loved ones.

David runs an introductory information session over two hours. In this session, he covers three main introductory topics that are imperative for you to understand if you are going to have any chance at creating lasting change.

These topics are “Addiction as A Disease of The Brain”, “The Adaptive Cycle of Behaviour in The Addicted Family” and “Enabling”. Once you have a grasp of these concepts, David will work with you on an ongoing basis to assist you in creating the changes you desire.  

TREATMENT OPTIONs

The experience that makes all the difference.

Different treatment options suit different people. We may all suffer the same afflictions but we are all ultimately individuals. Depending on your individual needs, the following treatment options or a combination thereof are available.

Individual counselling and psychotherapy

David works 1-1 with people suffering addictions wanting to get well and with family members wanting to create change.

Addiction focused group psychotherapy

Also known as "process group therapy", this highly specialised approach to recovery occurs in groups amongst peers with a trained facilitator.

Family member focused group psychotherapy

Available for groups of family members of struggling loved ones. This provides an opportunity for change at our very core while surrounded by community.

Online or face to face meetings

All services are delivered both on-line through video conferencing platforms such as Zoom and FaceTime, or at David's Surry Hills based Counselling Practice.

The journey

It's time to take the first step to a happier, healthier you.

Step 1

Acknowledge the problem

Don’t over think it. Starting is the hardest part. This involves recognising that what you are doing isn’t working.

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Step 2

Reach out for professional help

There are no strings attached. Let’s introduce ourselves and see if we are the right fit for one another.

Step 3

Schedule an appointment

It’s time to make a change. Book in for your first session by phone, email or right here on our website.

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Step 2

Reach out for professional help

There are no strings attached. Let’s introduce ourselves and see if we are the right fit for one another.

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Step 4

Make practical changes to your life

Take practical steps at your own pace without someone telling you what to do. Create the life you want to be a part of.

LIFE CAN GET MUCH EASIER. RIGHT NOW.

If you have any questions, get in contact with us today.

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