Individual / Relationship Issues
Anger - Communication - Sexual Matters - Parenting - Infidelity - Separation - Divorce - Family Conflict
Joseph initially commenced his counselling and clinical work with individuals and couples at Relationships Australia then called the Marriage Guidance Council of Aust. back in the late 1970’s. He was actively involved with the organisation for over 15 years and has continued his work in this area. He is a Clinical Member and past President of the Australian Association of Marriage and Family Counsellors (recently renamed Australian Association of Relationship Counsellors).
Pain Management - Trauma - Relaxation - Anxiety/Stress/Phobias - Insomnia - Smoking Cessation - Weight Mgt. - Sports Performance - Ego-Strengthening
Joseph completed his Graduate Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis in 1993 and has been a visiting Clinical Lecturer in the Grad. Dip. Hypnosis program for psychologists and medical practitioners run by the South Australian Society of Hypnosis, this a teaching role that he has invited to undertake for a number of years. He is a Past President of Australian Society of Hypnosis (SA Branch) and a past Federal Executive Member.
WorkCover - Work/Life Balance - Medico-Legal Assessments/Reports - Conflict Resolution/Mediation
Apart from his clinical practice, Joseph is also a Full Member of the Australian Psychological Society’s College of Organisational Psychologists and has many years experience in psychological matters relating to the workplace. He is also a certified Comcare Assessor and Associate Fellow of the Australian Human Resource Institute and is regularly called upon to prepare medical legal reports.
Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, Phobias, Eating Disorders
Joseph focuses on the use of time limited, evidence based strategies and interventions predominantly Cognitive-Behavioural in the treatment of psychological conditions and provides regular written feedback to the referral source. Joseph is also a member of the Australian Association of Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (SA).
High Performing Individuals
Joseph has a particular interest in high performing individuals at both sporting and corporate levels, assisting in improving and maintaining personal effectiveness via the use of mental strategies including hypnosis.