Originally in training and HR, Neil changed careers in the late 90s to work directly with individuals. He has a Grad Dip Counselling , Diploma Ego State Therapy, Dip Clinical Hypnotherapy, Cert IV NLP Practitioner, Cert IV Telephone Counselling and a Dip Teaching.
In addition to working as a counsellor, he is also Head of Department - Counselling, as well as a lecturer at NatureCare College in St Leonards.
Neil works with a range of clients including individuals, couples and families. He uses a combination of counselling methodologies depending on what is most suitable for the client. Taking a solution focussed approach in general, he helps clients manage their lives in a more positive and productive manner.
Prior to the change, he worked in various corporate training/HR roles for several large multi-nationals in Australia, UK and NZ which then led to working with individuals one on one. NorthSide Counselling was set up in 2002, and is now linked to a range of other trainers and services.
Neil is the father of three teenagers, a learning experience in itself and something that cannot be taught from a book. Neil believes that achieving a balanced life is very important - keeping active both in mind and body is important. Neil likes to run, surf and practice yoga on a regular basis.
Neil also works with individuals where he uses Ego State Therapy as his favoured method - see www.northsidehypnotherapy.com.au
Neil currently has a wide client base and sees individuals and couples from suburbs across the Sydney North Shore & Northern Beaches
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