Maryam Sachawars is a registered Psychologist with a Master in Counselling. She speaks fluent Farsi (Persian) and Dari. She has over 12 years of experience working with diverse populations and presentations.
Maryam worked as a bilingual clinician with the Transcultural Mental Health Centre for many years, before moving into private practice. Her interest lies in improving women’s and adolescents’ mental health via individual counselling. She also provides couples counselling, family counselling and facilitates therapy groups and workshops.
Maryam believes strongly in education and prevention as important tools in the area of mental health. She is also SIRA and Workcover accredited.