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Do you struggle with feeling anxious, overwhelmed or not good enough?

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                       IS COUNSELLING RIGHT FOR ME?

 Amanda Westphal is an experienced and licensed Northern Beaches counsellor. Her office is located at Your Wellness Focus, a respected women’s wellness practice in Newport. We help women navigate relationships and life transitions, to find freedom and confidence in themselves.

We will help you heal past wounds, and break free from negative habits in a positive and gentle environment.  We support you to thrive with in a space with empathy, non-judgement and action focused counselling.

 Amanda’s approach is holistic, using tools from many therapy approaches to best suit you. These include person centred, and solutions focused. She is known for her action based framework, ensuring that you create a roadmap to together achieve your goals.

Counselling is a proven therapy to support your happiness, help you make decisions and support you to live your best life. 

Amanda can help you with:

Anxiety in our changing world

Relationship Concerns


Couples Therapy

Depression and Sadness

Life Coaching

Anxiety, Fears, and Worry

Creating Healthy Boundaries

Healing Past Trauma

Communication Challenges

Life Transitions

Discovering Your True Self and Purpose

Self Confidence

Family Issues

Anger and Forgiveness

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