Rose Nicholls Qualified, Registered Counsellor

Rose is a Registered and Qualified Professional Counsellor, with diverse experience within the Mental Health Sector.

Rose is a member of The Australian Counselling Association (ACA)  and the South Australian Professional Counselling association, (SAPCA) and practices in accordance with a strict code of ethics governed by these professional bodies.

Rose has advanced study majors in Grief and Loss and Addictions, and has completed training in Mental Health Social support.

Rose has a strong focus on providing unconditional positive regard for her clients, and emotionally supporting people to reach their goals and desired outcomes.  Working from a non-judgemental, person centred approach; Rose believes that a holistic view to counselling helps to ensure that our physical, mental, spiritual and emotional quadrants are in balance.

Rose incorporates various strategies and techniques in consulting including, solution focus therapy, narrative therapy, person centred therapy and cognitive behaviour therapy dependent upon client’s individual needs.  Rose has experience in working in a variety of community support organisations, including The Salvation Army at Playford and Anglicare exceptional needs programme

Rose has consulted with a range of different work sites via the Employee Assistance Programme including the Australian Energy Market Operators, (AEMO) and has previously been the onsite support counsellor for the staff at the City of Playford Council.

Rose has been consulting in Private Practice for the past 6 years, where she has fostered her desire to assist people in managing complex emotional conditions, including anxiety, depression relationship dysfunction, stress, trauma, self- esteem and self- worth.  Along with consulting in private practice, Rose has facilitated workshops on building self-worth and self-esteem and managing stress and anxiety. Rose also facilitates monthly meditation groups at the Golden Grove Clinic.

Rose facilitates critical care group debriefings in the workplace, and provides rapid response and critical care trauma counselling across various organisations in Adelaide.

Rose’s personal style is warm, engaging and accepting of all individuals regardless of their personal circumstances.  This builds upon Rose’s professionalism and is evidenced by her enthusiasm to support and nurture individuals.