The facts: Brendon has a Master of Clinical Counselling, Level 2 ACA accreditation and public liability insurance.
Brendon is registered to deliver Therapeutic Services with the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Provider No: 4050030841
The subjective: Brendon’s easy to talk to – people regularly tell me I have a warm, genuine and engaging nature, one that is non-judgemental and puts them at ease. There are many that have expressed their comfort in chatting making appreciative comments like “I can’t believe I told you that”, or “I haven’t told anyone that, but I’m glad I did”, “You’re so easy to talk to”. Why? I care.
Anchored for Life (watch the Introducing Anchored for Life youtube clip explaining the foundations, logo, values and meaning) specialise in personal health & wellbeing challenges that come to us all through everyday living. Issues such as goal setting, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, struggling with separation (considering, coming to terms with, confused by, children needs), relationships issues, communication and decision making, life direction, exploring values, concerns over existential, meaning or faith based issues, adolescent mental health, stress, toxic stress and burnout, conflict resolution, career and life choices. Book Now
Personal life experience has taught me the importance of self-care, resilience & mindfulness. I’m passionate about ongoing development, learning, and best practices. I use an experienced, empathetic and pragmatic approach, and am committed to empowering others in mental health, wellbeing and lifestyle choices to navigate their own life challenges.
By personality, Brendon is an introvert (INTJ), yet has extensive public speaking experience. Over the past decade Brendon has spoken to over 150,000 people across primary & secondary schools, churches and community groups covering topics including meaning, identity, persecution, slavery, sex trade industry, poverty and injustice. Brendon is equally at ease in front of preps as he is Yr 12s, and adults in professional contexts, whether 5 people or speaking as a keynote to 1000. One community leader said this following a presentation on injustice in the fashion industry: “You have the capacity of taking the complex and making it understandable for the everyday person.”
Brendon draws on over 25 years in youth work, pastoral care and counselling experience, complimented with extensive experience as an educator, a trainer, and significant facilitation experience, including 4 yrs of a Parenting After Separation course. Brendon is well versed in the changes, challenges, losses and gains that can be experienced by those going through personal, professional and parental changes. Brendon has experience and qualifications in Ministry, Coaching, Training, Massage and a Master of Clinical Counselling.
Please come in and take a seat…Conveniently located in Sette Court, Greensborough (minutes from Metropolitan Ring Road) you’ll find an inviting and relaxed setting to discuss your needs.