Lisa is a counsellor, psychotherapist and group facilitator in Coffs Harbour with many years' experience working in the social services sector in non profit and private settings. Lisa’s focus is individual and relationship counselling with young people, adults and couples.   Please note: Lisa is accepting new clients for online appointments only, with limited availability.

Lisa’s approach to counselling is warm and supportive, providing you with a safe space where you feel comfortable to share your concerns, talk through your feelings, thoughts, experiences and expectations.  She will help you to gain deep insight about yourself, the difficulties and your potential.  

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Lisa works with curiosity, mindfulness and humour with which she explores what is happening to you in this moment.  She understands every person’s situation is unique and tailors her methods to provide support for you or as a couple. Lisa draws from a range of therapeutic approaches, though more importantly she walks alongside where you are.  

Some of the areas she can address with you through counselling include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship
  • Communication issues
  • Catastrophic and chronic illness
  • Grief and Bereavement
  • Self-esteem issues
  • Family issues
  • Body Image issue
  • End of Life
  • Divorce and Separation 
Please remember this is just a sample of the wide range of topics you can address with Lisa through counselling.

Lisa is available flexible hours including evenings, Friday and Saturday appointments. Confidential in person, online or phone sessions are available. Her practice is inclusive and she welcomes clients from diverse backgrounds.


MCouns (current); GradDipCouns; DipDisability. 

Lisa is a registered counsellor with the Australian Counselling Association (ACA).  

Other certifications include: Child Consultant, Family Group Conference Facilitator, Certificate IV Training and Assessment, Certificate IV Marketing

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Lisa relocated from Eora Nation, Sydney to Gumbaynggirr Country, Coffs Coast in 2011. In the 1980-90’s she worked in marketing in small to large organisations across the world, then moved into the social services sector. Her breadth of experience is invaluable when working with people from a variety of backgrounds. 

Contact Lisa:

Fax: 02 8287 2582