Generic Avatar


Anger Management
Eating Disorder
Personal Issues

Registered Counsellor

Kate Oosthuizen

Languages Spoken:

HelloI am a highly skilled counsellor with 25+ years of experience and specialise in trauma informed counselling for the last 20+ years, along with relationship and EAP counselling. Kate’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Counselling and a Master of Rehabilitation Counselling. Kate’s work experience includes frontline workers (QPS, QAS), people diagnosed with PTSD/CPTSD, symptoms of anxiety and depression, work-related concerns and attachment styles.I am a Private Health Fund Provider with Medibank, BUPA and ARHG.My work experience continues to inform professional values and practice which include:Being passionate about applying trauma informed practices for the safety and wellbeing of all clients.Being caring, compassionate and authentic with a sprinkle of humourProviding relevant psychoeducation concerning life's dis/stressors and practical options for healthy coping skills.Enabling clients to experience hope and wellbeing whilst working towards their counselling goals. I intend to provide a safe, professional, and confidential environment. I offer support, respect, compassion, and empathy. I will provide effective coping strategies and psycho-educational information to assist your transition forward to gain self-efficacy, insight/understanding and wellbeing to meet your needs and goals.I have a multi-modal style utilising frameworks and theories such as humanistic, solution focused, cognitive behaviour-emotional, family systems, strengths-based, motivational interviewing, attachment/relational and trauma informed principles. I also incorporate somatic psychotherapy and mindfulness tools into my work.I work with the LGBTIQAP+ community.I look forward to hearing from you.Kind Regards Kate



Join the Australian Counselling Association

Join a community of dedicated professionals committed to upholding the highest standards of ethical practice, continuous learning, and the wellbeing of individuals and communities across Australia. Learn more about membership categories, registration information and what you need to apply.

Scroll to Top

Email Kate Oosthuizen

Advertising Enquiries