About Creative Seeds

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Linda Garrett - Counsellor /Art Therapist

Inspired by nature, I trust in each individual’s natural potential to create balance in all areas of life.
Born in Perth, I feel very fortunate at spending much of my young life living and learning from my parents, grandparents and great grandparents. To me, our family felt like a small tribe with the elders telling their stories with shared wisdom of ancestors. However, having lived and worked overseas for 12 years, I am also interested in, and highly value, the experiences of people from all cultures.  

Creative Seeds was founded in 2006 with the mission of 'creating a creative space' for individuals of all ages, couples and families, to feel empowered to transform their challenges and learn skills and techniques for ongoing wellbeing and  balanced living.

I believe in each person’s self-organisational capacities and highly value the transformational power of the resilience and self-efficacy of the human spirit.  Therefore, psychological interventions are founded on a humanistic, person-centred approach. 

These are my qualifications to date: 

  • Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Counselling
  • Bachelor of Counselling
  • Advanced Diploma of Transpersonal Art Therapy
  • Facilitator Certificate Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT),
  • Advanced Level Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Intermediate Level Somatic Experiencing (SE) through the Foundation for Human Enrichment for healing Trauma, Grief and Pain
  • Currently studying Interpersonal Neurology through Dr Dan Siegel's Mindsight Institute (California) for the linkage of Mind, Brain/Body and Relationships.