Meet Our Team

Helen Basili

Accredited Mental Health Social Worker

LOCATION

134 – 140 King St, Newtown 2042

HOURS & ACCESS

Mondays 10am to 7pm
Tuesdays 10am to 7pm
Wednesdays 10am to 7pm
Thursdays 10am to 7pm

REFERRAL TYPES – INCLUDING PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT SERVICES (PSS)

Aboriginal & Torres Straight Islander

Adolescents
Adult Mental Health
Culturally & Linguistically Diverse
General Counselling
LGBTQI
National Disability Insurance Scheme
Perinatal Natal Depression
Self Development
Trauma Recovery

CONTACT INFORMATION

helen.basili@protonmail.com
0435 630 609

About Helen

Helen has a particular interest in addressing the impact of discrimination and interpersonal violence on mental health. She is driven by a profound admiration for the tenacity and resilience of her clients and her belief in the capacity of individuals to overcome adversity and lead fulfilling lives. 

Helen has trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) but her current practice is influenced by Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Somatic Trauma Therapy (STT) and Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing (EMDR). She is fully accredited with the EMDR Association of Australia.

Helen has over 20 years’ experience as an accredited social worker in a broad range of government and non-government organisations. She is registered as an approved counsellor with Victims Services.