Moira Murphy | Counsellor and Art Therapist, Carer Support Services
Moira is experienced in working with people from diverse cultural backgrounds. She adopts a holistic, person-centred approach in her counselling practice and adapts other counselling modalities to achieve the best outcomes for her clients.
Moira is registered with the Australian Counselling Association and her qualifications include a Bachelor of Arts Health Sciences & Social Services with Specialisation in Community and Health Psychology, a Diploma in Counselling with Advanced Study Majors in Grief & Loss Counselling, Addictions Counselling and Relationship & Conflict Resolution Counselling as well as a Diploma in Art Therapy and Certificate IV in Aged Care.
Moira facilitates the Mental Health Northside Support Group, Art Therapy Groups as well as Psychoeducation sessions for carers.
Jacqui Mancuso | Counsellor and Art Therapist, Carer Capacity Building Team
Jacqui has been supporting carers for several years and currently has a focus on working with those who care for a loved one living with mental illness and young carers.
Jacqui provides counselling that is trauma informed and person-centred, influenced by ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy). She likes to find creative ways to assist people in living a rich and meaningful life that is aligned with their values.
Jacqui is registered with the Psychotherapists and Counsellors Federation of Australia, and the Australia and New Zealand Arts Therapy Association. She has a Graduate Diploma in Counselling and a Masters in Art Therapy.
Jacqui facilitates the Southside Mental Health Carer Support Group, the Northside Carer Support Group and the Keeping Families Connected program.
Carers ACT can also arrange referrals to independent counsellors where necessary. This allows Carers ACT to offer a broad range of counselling services with different areas of expertise.