Studied a Graduate Diploma of Special Education (Aus)
Master of Counselling (Aus)
Associate Member: Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia
Associate Member: Hong Kong Professional Counselling Association
Allison Garing has a background in education and has completed her Masters of Counselling with Monash University. Since graduating she has worked as a School Counsellor with adolescents and with adults at Psynamo. Allison has raised four children and understands the challenges of family life.
Allison's therapy is person-centred and collaborative and her goal is to empower the client with tools and strategies to use beyond the counselling process. She utilises Cognitive Behavioural and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy approaches as well as Mindfulness techniques. She also has an interest in Art Therapy. Allison is happy to work with Adolescents and Adults.