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Anger Management
Life Coaching
Personal Issues
Pre & Post Natal Issues

Registered Counsellor

Ilana Nahm Akstein

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Ilana holds a Post Graduate degree in Psychoanalysis and is a registered member of the Australian Counselling Association. She provides psychotherapy services in Portuguese, Spanish and English. Ilana is an experienced psychoanalyst, having worked in private practice seeing adults,couples and children, with a special interest on infertility, anxiety, depression and self-esteem issues. Ilana also has an interest on working with recent immigrants to Australia and the issues they face settling in the country and culture. Ilana worked as a psychoanalyst on some governmental social projects in needy communities in Brazil. Ilana will often adjust her techniques to meet the client’s needs as each individual is unique and demands a different hearing/ approach. Ilana is integrating Mindfulness in her sessions, finding the method can be very useful at times. Ilana is the author of a honours-thesis entitled “Psychoanalysis and Holocaust: an intersectional approach" Ilana is a caring listener who works in Randwick and Mona Vale rooms. Sessoes de psicoterapia na linha psicanalitica em português, espanhol e inglês.




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