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Mish Kumar-Jonson

Principal Clinician and EMDR Therapist | They/Them/Theirs

Mish predominantly works on the unceded lands of the Woiwurrung, Wurrundjeri and Bunurong.

They offer services in person at the Footscray, online via zoom and via outreach appointments to your home, or in the community.

Mish works on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays

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Mish, a plural system, is neurospicy, non-binary and queer therapist of colour, supporting children, young people, adults, and families across Melbourne. As an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, psychotherapist and Accredited EMDR therapist, Mish supports you with whatever you are currently navigating and has a particular interest in supporting you to work through barriers or hurdles you might experience to achieving and maintaining your favourite version of you. Mish is not interested in fitting people into boxes but rather, is interested in supporting you to explore what healing and wellbeing means to you and how you will get there together.

Through their dynamic and supportive approach, Mish creates an environment for change that is comfortable and accessible for you to explore traumas as well as your current, past or future life challenges. Mish will journey beside you to develop awareness about your circumstances and the impacts of what you are navigating. Mish is passionate about you learning to be more authentically you in ways that make sense to you and your situation. 

 

Mish works collaboratively with you on to bring understanding to situations you might feel stuck in. Through a range of therapy techniques including Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Trauma Centre Trauma Sensitive Yoga [TCTSY], body-based movement techniques and Mindfulness Therapy, Mish supports you to process distressing memories, thoughts, emotions, body sensations and behaviours so that you can find peace, healing, calmness and safety in your own being. Mish specialises in Attachment Informed and Relational Integrative EMDR which they use to support you and all parts of you to heal past traumas and present triggers.

 

Mish acknowledges supports you to recognise, find and build on your innate strengths which allows you to explore relevant options and pursue the ones that feel right for you.

 

Qualifications and Professional Associations 

  • Accredited Mental Health Social Worker [AMHSW]

  • Accredited EMDR Practitioner 

  • Accredited Attachment Informed and Relational Integrative EMDR Therapist

  • Master of Social Policy

  • Master of Social Work

  • Bachelor of Rural Social Welfare

  • Post Graduate Certificate in Training and Assessment [TAE]

Mish's Fees

  • $170 for 50 minute sessions until June 2024

  • From June 2024, Sessions will cost $220 and you can access a medicare rebate of $82.30 for 10 sessions. The out of pocket cost for the 10 rebated sessions will be $137.70

  • After the 10 rebated sessions, the full cost of $220 will apply.

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