Muslim Counsellors / Psychologists

We have a list of psychologists and counsellors who are Queer friendly and Queer Affirming and come from Muslim background. They understand the stress of being Queer and Muslim.

You would require a Mental Health Plan from a GP to access 12 free sessions.  Please contact them to discuss the next steps.

Option 1 – Psychologist

Our psychologist holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology (PGDIP) from Macquarie University and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from the University of Western Sydney (WSU). He is a registered as a Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioners’ Registration Agency (AHPRA) and is an Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).

For the last 6 years he has been employed by the NSW Department of Education providing support to young people and their families. He also works in private practice at Darlinghurst providing therapeutic services, as well as engaging in community advocacy.

Click here to contact him.

Option 2 – Counsellor

Our counsellor has 3 years experience working with current proven methods in assisting individuals in overcoming Depression, Anxiety, Panic and Stress.
Some of the therapy modalities used are:
Acceptance Commitment Therapy
Brief therapy
Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Person-centred counselling
Areas of specialization:
Addiction
Anger
Anxiety
Cultural issues
Low self-esteem
Stress