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Desert Minds services...

Counselling & Psychotherapy

Many people will experience psychological distress at various times in their lives. In Central Australia, the availability of a confidential, person-centred, trauma-informed practice is essential to the physical and psychological safety, and emotional wellbeing, of all who live and work here.

Desert Minds offers confidential, short-term, solution-focused counselling support for individuals, couples, and families.

Mediation & Facilitation

Desert Minds offers Central Australian organisations a range of conflict management services, for individuals or groups, including:

  • Conflict Management, Coaching, and Formal Referrals
  • Supervision
  • Group Facilitated Discussions
  • Charter of Agreed Behaviour
  • 2 party / 3 party Mediation (NMAS accredited)
Family Dispute Resolution

Desert Minds Director, Amanda Marston, is registered with the Family Law Branch of the Federal Attorney-General's Department as a qualified FDR Practitioner (Reg. R1006337).

Critical Incident Response

Desert Minds offers organisations critical incident support services, as a trauma-informed practice, including onsite counselling for individuals or groups, and follow-up wellbeing checks.

Training Workshops

Desert Minds offers training workshops that can be customised to your group requirements, covering a range of topics, including (but not limited to):

  • Appropriate Workplace Behaviour
  • Key Communication Skills
  • Managing Conflict in the Workplace
  • Having a Difficult Conversation
  • Building a Positive Workplace Culture
  • Vicarious Trauma
  • Mindfulness & Managing Stress
  • Resilience & Self-care