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WOMEN, MEN, COUPLES, SMALL BUSINESS & CORPORATES

Pregnancy and Parenthood is major change, as we transit from one life stage to another we become vulnerable. Generally we are moving from a work role where we are validated, have set hours and are paid for what we do. As a parent, our new role comes without a job description, we are rarely validated, often criticised, not paid and on call 24/7 We will feel stress and anxiety, this is normal, but if it develops into stress anxiety and depression that has you fearful seek our help. Book Now. Your Pregnancy Matters, empowering parenthood.


Positive psychological health is a right not a privilege.
Seeking support, validation and education is a strength, not a weakness.

You can choose from a combination of modalities that fit best for you.

Using the latest research and clinical skills Your Pregnancy Matter offers you…


One on One Counselling

Sue uses best outcome therapies whilst assessing your concerns and listens to really understand where you are coming from.

Structured problem solving

Sue has developed a 16 part Structured Problem Solving Model applauded by her peers and looks forward to implementing this with you.

Clinical medical hypnotherapy

Sue is one of the most highly qualified practitioners in Australia and can relax a worried mind to make therapy more effective. Sue has an Advanced Graduate Diploma in Clinical Medical Hypnotherapy, which is about helping people focus in a calm way on what is worrying them. Sue completed this 12 year course in 2015 at the NSW Institute of Psychiatry, through the College of Medical Hypnotherapy along with some of Australia’s most acclaimed therapists, Psychiatrists, General Practitioners and Psychologists.

Therapeutic Massage

Enjoy a massage* it is always an option whilst we talk. Sue has studied at the Australia College of Natural Therapies. * Women Only.

We can walk, we can talk, we can sit…its your call. There is always great coffee, tea and food included.
Call us today we make seeking counsel a positive experience.

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Expertise

Sue Hawkins has over 30 years’ experience as a counsellor and mental health social worker, working with and for people in all areas of social justice.


Highly regarded by clients and colleagues, Sue is a leader in her field, and has received numerous awards and acknowledgements for her professional and community work.

Sue has a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), an Advanced Graduate Diploma in Clinical Medical Hypnosis and is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, she is qualified in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Couples Counselling, Domestic Violence Therapy, Childhood Anxiety Management, & Suicide Prevention.

She is a member of the Australian Association of Social Workers (MAASW), the Perinatal Society of Australian and New Zealand (PSANZ), the Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association (ANZMH), the Association for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health (APPAH) and the International Psychotherapy Institute (IPI).


She has post-graduate qualifications in:

Pre and Post Natal
Anxiety & Depression Management
Interpersonal Psychotherapy
Workplace Bullying Management – Australian Psychological Society
Suicide Prevention
– Australian Psychological Society
Complex Anxiety & Depression
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy – University of Sydney
Circle of Security Parenting Training
Trauma, Borderline Disorder and Parenting with Professor Louise Newman – Centre for Advanced Studies in Psychotherapy and Counselling
Couples Communication
Couples Communication
Sexual Abuse
– Accredited by Adults Surviving Child Abuse (ASCA)
Advanced Graduate Diploma of Clinical Hypnosis – College of Medical Hypnosis


Sue specialises in:

Pre & Post Natal Anxiety – Depression
Complex Anxiety & Depression Management
Couples Relationship and Communication Counselling
Pre and Post Natal Grief and Loss
Work Place issues as the apply to Pregnancy and beyond.


Sue Hawkins is also the Principal and Primary Counsellor of a second business, One Good Conversation, which offers counselling and psychotherapy services. ATAPS Provider for the Northern Sydney Primary Health Network/Northern Sydney and Northern Beaches area.

Sue Hawkins is also a consultant and professional educator, offering corporate /workplace public speaking programs on pregnancy and family-related topics.
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Contact

Whichever way you turn, whatever path you take in life, you’ll be OK. Let us help, support, advise, guide and assist you. Don’t be afraid to ask for help. You only live once.


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9 Leagay Crescent
Frenchs Forest East
NSW 2086
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