Renee McDonald
Ms Renee McDonald

Professional profile

Qualification (s)
BCouns(Coaching); MAppSocSci; GradDipCouns; Cert. IV TAA
Registration number
Registration category
Additional PACFA credentials

College of Counselling
College of Psychotherapy
Accredited Supervisor
Accredited PACFA Registrant

Private health rebate/NDIS provider
NDIS Provider
Offers telehealth

* Certified Practicing PACFA members have studied at AQF Level 7 (Bachelor degree) or above, with a minimum of 400 hours instruction in counselling or psychotherapy subjects, plus have a minimum of 40 hours client contact, and 10 hours of supervision.

Clinical PACFA members have met the education standards above and have accrued a minimum of 750 client contact hours, including 75 hours of supervision.

About me

My practice
I provide mentoring, counselling, psychotherapy, supervision, education, training and coaching for practitioners and the general public.
I have over 17 years of experience in private practice, 21 years in industry, and I now run a company; Australian Online Therapy Training (AOTT) Pty Ltd, alongside my private practice; Butterfly Courage® and the Wellbeing4me® clinic and app.
Practice opening hours
Practice hours vary depending on the day.
Issues I can help with
Anxiety, Careers counselling, Childhood or adolescent issues, Chronic pain or illness, Communication issues, Conflict resolution, Cultural issues, Existential or spiritual issues, Family or parenting, Grief and loss, Life transitions, Low self-esteem, Mental health issues, Relationship issues, Stress, Trauma recovery
Type of therapy offered
Brief therapy, Couples therapy, Emotion-Focussed Therapy, Existential psychotherapy, Family therapy, Guided Imagery and Music Therapy, Integrative therapy, Mindfulness-based therapies, Motivational interviewing, Narrative therapy, Person-centred counselling, Psycho-education, Psychodynamic psychotherapy, Solution-focussed therapy, Somatic psychotherapy, Systemic therapy, Transactional Analysis, Transpersonal therapy

Practice addresses

Practice NamePractice AddressSuburbStatePostcode
Wellbeing4meLevel 1, Suite 1, 50 Crown StreetWollongongNSW2500
Home office AustinmerNSW2515
Online - throughout Australia  NSW2515