Sometimes people need counselling but for whatever reason are unable to seek help in person. Online and Phone counselling works just like traditional counselling, however, the session is conducted virtually over Skype or the phone. Skype is a free application available to everyone, no matter where they live. Amanda can also facilitate counselling sessions over the phone.
Online counselling works just like normal counselling in that you will schedule an appointment time with Amanda, and she will call you via Skype. The sessions run for the same amount of time as in-person sessions, and you will receive the same professionalism and care. Phone counselling is the same process as online, Whereby Amanda will contact the client on their preferred landline or mobile phone.
Who is online and phone counselling for?
Online counselling is perfect for people who live in rural areas or cities that are remote from any major CBDs. It is also for people who carry out shift work with schedules that aren’t flexible, or for people with children who can’t access child care for the time of the session. Online and phone counselling is also for people who feel more comfortable and relaxed accessing support from the safety of their own home.
Are there any disadvantages of online or phone counselling verse in-person counselling?
There are no disadvantages to receiving online or phone counselling versus in-person counselling. You will still receive the same level of expertise and care as if you were having a session in-person. Amanda is a highly-skilled and professional therapist who has experience in both face-to-face counselling as well as online and phone counselling.
Amanda particularly enjoys online and phone counselling for the benefits it provides to people living remotely. In rural towns or cities, it can be difficult to access adequate mental health care. With online counselling, no matter where you live, you are able to experience the empowering advantages and positive nature of therapy.
Amanda is available for Online Skype & Phone Counselling During the day and evenings throughout the week.
If you would like to know more about counselling fees, discounted packages, and subsidised rates, please get in touch so we can talk you through the options.
Send Amanda an email today to book a session or enquire about how she might be able to help.