Kellie Hansen

Kellie-Hansen

Qualifications

BSW Bachelor of Social Work
AMHSW Accredited Mental Health Social Worker

Expertise

Focused Psychological Strategies
Play Therapy
Somatic Experiencing Practitioner

Kellie’s gentle, warm and approachable nature, combined with her holistic approach to peoples’ well-being, shines through her clinical care. 

Kellie has worked with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families in various areas, including domestic violence, sexual assault, war trauma and torture, neurological conditions, Employee Assistance Programs, and forensics. She has experience supporting people with depression, anxiety, grief and loss, suicidal ideation, chronic pain, life-limiting illnesses, trauma, stress management, relationship issues, parenting, anger and psychoeducation. 

In her work, Kellie draws on a range of therapeutic interventions, including Focused Psychological Strategies, Solution Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Neurobiology, Somatic Experiencing, Mindfulness, Expressive Therapies and Play Therapy. 

Kellie takes a strength-based, trauma-informed, holistic and collaborative approach sensitive to her client’s needs to build trust, safety and rapport within the therapeutic relationship.