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from $ 90 / session

Safaa Hakim
Psychotherapist

Available to take clients
Does online sessions
Coburg, VIC
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Specialties

Anger management

Couples therapy

Confidence & self esteem

Grief / Loss

PTSD

Therapeutic style
Acceptance Commitment Therapy
Person-Centred
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Emotion Focused Therapy
Gestalt
Narrative
Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
Psychodynamic
Solution Focused Therapy
Somatic Psychotherapy
from $ 90 / session
Safaa Hakim has a Graduate Diploma in Counselling and a bachelor’s degree in social science (Psychology) from Australia. She is a registered Psychotherapist and Counsellor who has had worked in the mental health services since 2005. As well as being a counsellor, she has a wealth of life experience and compassion about guiding her clients to explore their difficulties and strengthen their emotional wellbeing to have a more productive and fulfilling life.
Safaa provides specific counselling in the areas of anxiety, stress, depression, grief, relationship, as well as other cognitive behaviour issues. She also offers a wide range of counselling services to support the needs of corporate employees.
Safaa is an ethical, benevolent, non-judgmental, and supportive therapist. She was born in the Middle East and visited 32 different countries in her adult life. This enables her to build and nurture an environment that is safe and inclusive for therapy practices that are tailored to each individual client.
Safaa is a bilingual Arabic/English speaker, and her practice is subtle to the needs of people from a diversity of ethnic and sexuality backgrounds through an approach of mutual respect, patience, and empathy.

About
Safaa Hakim has a Graduate Diploma in Counselling and a bachelor’s degree in social science (Psychology) from Australia. She is a registered Psychotherapist and Counsellor who has had worked in the mental health services since 2005. As well as being a counsellor, she has a wealth of life experience and compassion about guiding her clients to explore their difficulties and strengthen their emotional wellbeing to have a more productive and fulfilling life.
Safaa provides specific counselling in the areas of anxiety, stress, depression, grief, relationship, as well as other cognitive behaviour issues. She also offers a wide range of counselling services to support the needs of corporate employees.
Safaa is an ethical, benevolent, non-judgmental, and supportive therapist. She was born in the Middle East and visited 32 different countries in her adult life. This enables her to build and nurture an environment that is safe and inclusive for therapy practices that are tailored to each individual client.
Safaa is a bilingual Arabic/English speaker, and her practice is subtle to the needs of people from a diversity of ethnic and sexuality backgrounds through an approach of mutual respect, patience, and empathy.

Languages spoken
English, Hejazi Arabic, Egyptian Arabic, Sudanese Arabic, Algerian Arabic
Religious awareness
Christianity, Islam, Buddhism
Gender
Female
Credentials
Profession
Psychotherapist
Experience
3 years
Education
Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP)  •  Grad diploma  •  2019
Graduate Diploma in Counselling
University of Swinburne Melbourne  •  Bachelor  •  2016
Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)
Access Development (TRAHCS)  •  Diploma  •  2006
Diploma of Disability Work
Memberships
Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA)
Employee assistance programs
Employee Assistance Programs
Converge International
D’Accord OAS Pty Ltd
Locations
3058 Coburg, Victoria
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