Prospect Counselling was founded by Glyn and Debbie Jones to bring together their combined experience of over 30 years working in the field of parent education, family support, social work & counselling with individuals, couples, parents, adolescents and children.
Having been married for 33 years and having raised four children, two sons and two daughters, they know first hand the challenges and joys involved in the ages and stages of couple and family life. This includes all that’s involved in caring for someone with mental health challenges and chronic illness, and also supporting children with school related challenges due to ADHD and specific learning difficulties/dyslexia.
Glyn, a Social Worker, has extensive experience as a parent educator, and with providing counselling for parents and their children with specific learning difficulties/dyslexia. He has developed several programs for teachers and parents, including the award winning ‘More than Mainstream’ at Anglicare ,Victoria.
Glyn specialises in...
Parent support & education
School related anxiety
Assisting parents with supporting children managing Specific Learning Difficulties/Dyslexia
Glyn is available for counselling Saturday afternoons at Redefine, Boronia.
Debbie is a registered and qualified Counsellor and Community Worker with over 15 years experience as a counsellor, supporting families, couples and individuals who have gone through, or are going through, difficult times and challenges. Debbie has won several awards for her community work supporting individuals and families in crisis in the Shire of Yarra Ranges. She predominately works from a solution focused and narrative therapeutic model as a private practitioner with couples, individuals and families. She also incorporates a mind-body medicine perspective that helps promote healing for those suffering from mental health or chronic illness.
Debbie specialises in ...
Help with relationship difficulties
Supporting families through difficult challenges
Help with moving past limiting or self-sabotaging habits or practises
Counselling to improve the impact of depression
Counselling for self-doubt and increasing confidence
Counselling for those caring for someone with mental health challenges
Disability support counselling
Working through grief and losses, and
Somatic therapy (processing of overwhelming and intense emotions to increase well-being and physical health)
Appointments available with Debbie Monday to Saturday 10:30 am - 8 pm
E-counselling also available via Skype/Zoom
For more about Debbie click here.