Play Therapy Services

A therapeutic and psycho educational child and family service based in the inner north of Melbourne. We specialise in promoting the social and emotional wellbeing of young children and building responsive and sensitive parenting in families. We support families with children to overcome a range of emotional, psychological and behavioural problems through a specialised counselling method called Child Centered Play Therapy.

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About Helen Barrett

Helen Barrett is an accredited mental health social worker, provisionally registered play therapist and owner of Helen Barrett Children’s Counselling and Play Therapy. With over 15 years experience working with adults, children and families, her experience has been across a range of settings including community health, local government and now private practice. Helen has spent the last six years specialising in working therapeutically with children and families. With specialist training in child centered play therapy, Helen holds extensive experience and a special interest in child development, trauma, attachment and grief and loss. More Info > >

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