Yasmin understands it is not always easy for people to come to counselling and to start talking, so she prefers to go at the client’s pace, and allow them to share what they feel comfortable sharing.

 About Yasmin Evans.

Yasmin is a registered psychologist with 18 years’ experience working with adults from a wide range of backgrounds. She has a flexible approach to counselling, treating each client as an individual and structuring each session to meet the needs of the client.

Her training and experience includes: Bachelor of Behavioural Sciences (Griffith University), Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) (Griffith University), Mindfulness and Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Inner Child Therapies, Person Centred Therapy, Relationship Training, Psychotherapy, Neurobiology and Organisational Psychology.

Yasmin has worked in variety of counselling, management and teaching roles over the years, including lecturing at universities on Families Issues, Cross Cultural Issues, Change Management, and Anxiety and Depression. Yasmin has also worked in areas of Disability, Indigenous communities, LGBT organisations, international organisations, employee assistance programs and private companies

What Can Yasmin Offer You?

Yasmin provides counselling in the following areas:

Depression Anxiety /OCD Trauma/PTSD
Sexual Abuse Grief & Loss Gay & Lesbian Issues
Stress/Conflict Relaxation Techniques/ Mindfulness Anger Management
Relationships Emotional Awareness Life Changes
Alcohol Addiction Gambling Addiction Eating Disorders
IVF   Issues Autism Spectrum Disorder/ Asperger Adoption Issues
Parenting Issues Parents of Children with a Disability Disability Issues
Work Place Changes Cross Cultural Issues Personal Development

What Happens During a Session?

Yasmin’s sessions usually go for an hour and are available face to face, or by telephone. The first session usually involves getting to know each other and finding out about the reasons and /or goals you have for coming to counselling.   Yasmin understands it is not always easy for people to come to counselling and have to start talking, so she prefers to go at the client’s pace, and allow them to share what they feel comfortable sharing.

How often a client attends is up to the client and the issues they are addressing. In general, clients will often see me weekly to fortnightly in the beginning and then monthly or just when they feel it is needed.

How much does it cost?

Yasmin’s fees are $130/hr for individuals /couples.

Payment is required on completion of the session.

Please give 24hrs notice to cancel or reschedule appointments.

Yasmin is available for counselling on most days (Mon – Sat), please contact Bardon reception for appointment availability.

Can I claim on my Health Fund?

Medicare Rebates of approximately $84/session are available for 6-10 sessions a year, if clients have been referred from their GP with a Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP). Contact Bardon reception if you wish to know more about the Medicare Rebates.

Private Health Rebates may also apply depending on the specific conditions of the client’s health fund.

Bulk Billing is available for Students and Pensioners with a Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP).

How can I find out more?

For more information contact Bardon Reception.