About Jo Gniel | Counsellor Camberwell | musical instruments

My Qualifications

I am committed to life long learning, developing and updating my knowledge, skills and experience. So beyond my tertiary qualifications in Bio-Medical Science, Counselling and Psychology, I also draw on training, research and experience in relationships and couples counselling, family systems and parenting, working with stepfamilies and grief and loss.

I am specialist trained as a couple therapist in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). I also utilise other evidence informed, strengths based approaches including Mindfulness and Positive Psychology.

Academic Qualifications

  • Graduate Diploma Psychology
  • Graduate Diploma Counselling
  • Bachelor of Applied Psychological Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science (Bio-medicine)

Professional Affiliations

  • Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia Inc.
  • Counsellor’s and Psychotherapist Association of Victoria
  • Victorian Clinical Oncology Group Psycho-Oncology Committee
  • Australian Centre for Emotion Focused Therapy
  • International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy

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