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Family Counsellor

Discovery Family Therapy

About us

Discovery Family Therapy is a counselling service that provides therapeutic support to individuals, couples, and families in the Applecross area. We offer flexible working arrangements, competitive pay and conditions, on-the-job training and development, and a supportive and friendly work environment. We are passionate about helping our clients discover their potential and achieve their goals.

What you’ll do

As a Family Therapist, you will:

  • Conduct assessments and develop treatment plans for families with various issues, such as conflict, communication, parenting, separation, trauma, grief, and mental health
  • Provide evidence-based interventions, such as family systems therapy, cognitive-behavioural therapy, solution-focused therapy, and play therapy
  • Facilitate group sessions and workshops on topics such as anger management, stress management, and coping skills
  • Collaborate with other professionals, such as social workers, psychologists, and psychiatrists, to ensure coordinated care and referrals
  • Maintain accurate and confidential records and reports
  • Adhere to ethical and professional standards and regulations

What we’re looking for

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in counselling, psychology, social work, or a related field
  • A current registration or membership with a relevant professional body, such as the Australian Association of Family Therapy or the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia
  • Western Australia Police Clearance
  • Working with Children Check
  • At least 2 years of experience as a Family Therapist or a similar role
  • Proficiency in using various therapeutic modalities and techniques
  • Excellent communication, rapport-building, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • A positive attitude and a commitment to continuous learning and improvement

What we offer

As a Family Therapist, you will enjoy:

  • A competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • A flexible work schedule that suits your lifestyle and preferences
  • A generous professional development allowance and access to supervision and mentoring
  • A rewarding and meaningful career that makes a difference in people’s lives
  • A supportive and collaborative work culture that values diversity and inclusion

How to apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter via the "Apply Now". Please include your availability and expected salary in your application.

For more information about our services, please visit our website at We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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