In this episode we talk to Diane Rooker from Pearl Counselling. We take a look back into Diane's journey and discuss how she got into the counselling space. Diane shares openly in this episode how, even with all the tools she had professionally, she struggled personally with her own divorce and the steps she took to get her life back together.
“As a parent, I knew I wanted a positive and enriching relationship with my children that would flow into their adulthood, so my journey of self-discovery and learning began.”
Holistic Counsellor | Gestalt Therapist | Psychotherapist | Facilitator
Human lives can unravel when trauma and life stressors are experienced. Diane is passionate about supporting people to heal and grow past these experiences, finding healthy perceptions of themselves and know themselves as peaceful, whole and safe.
Diane understands that no single approach is the right one for every individual, and works with multimodalities, somatic experience, experiential and talk therapies with the understanding that healing can occur when the core issues are discovered, and resolution has been achieved. The type of treatment Diane uses is fast and effective, taking away having to experience years of therapy.
Diane has qualifications in Diploma of Holistic Counselling, Certificate of Family Constellations Facilitation, Graduate Certificate of Gestalt Therapy, Facilitator in Nero Trance Psychotherapy, including EMI emotional mind integration and RCH rapid core healing. She is also a qualified instructor of PET parent effectiveness training.
As you have just read, Diane does have a love of learning.
She has been in private practice since 2011, working effectively with couples, individuals and families, providing and safe and confidential space for her clients. She is compassionate, patient and understanding and has a passion for helping people to heal past their trauma and believes in providing continued support in moving forward enhancing lives further by providing tools & education in
– how to effectively communicate
– how to understand and manage stressful thoughts
– understanding love languages
– difference between masculine and feminine etc.
Diane is a proud mother of 4 adult children, one dog and two cats. Her hobbies are mountain bike riding, walking, trips to the ocean, travelling, admiring sunsets and meditation is part of her daily life.
Diane works with a variety of different modalities when working with a client.