Grad Dip Counselling and Integrated Psychotherapy, M Couns

Rowena is the counsellor and relationships therapist at The Banyans. Rowena holds her Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Integrated Psychotherapy, and her Masters in Counselling. She has completed Level 2 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and specialises in long-term relationship and marriage counselling.

Rowena is passionate about helping each person live their life with purpose, meaning, and hope. She loves connecting with people in an empathetic way in a safe, non-judgemental space and works collaboratively with clients to work out realistic therapeutic goals. Rowena is well qualified to work with couples and the family unit to facilitate better communication, understanding, and awareness.

Rowena uses Cognitive Behaviour Therapies (CBT) and mindfulness strategies, and uses Gottman Method Couples Therapy. She has extensive experience in helping people from a range of backgrounds, working in both charity and private practices.