Dr Stephanie Thompson


Stephanie Thompson

M.Sc., Psychotherapy and Counselling, B.Mus (therapy)

Psychotherapist, Clinical Hypnotherapist and Supervisor

Hobart, Tasmania

Stephanie is a qualified psychotherapist, counsellor, hypnotherapist, registered music therapist, mediator, and clinical supervisor.

Stephanie has gained considerable experience working for many years in the UK and in Australia. She has undertaken specialist training in varied psychotherapeutic modalities, has published in peer reviewed journals and presented her work both nationally and internationally.

Stephanie’s areas of interest include:

  • Grief and loss
  • Bereavement support
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Health issues
  • Divorce and separation
  • Family breakdown
  • Relationship issues
  • Emotional support
  • Addiction (weight loss and smoking)
  • Self Esteem
  • Adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Trauma
  • Workplace issues (inc harassment/bullying)
  • Conflict resolution
  • Workers’ compensation cases
  • Return to work issues
  • Supervision
  • EAP Counselling

Stephanie currently works in palliative care, aged care, and children with special needs. She also has an adjunct senior lecturer position with the University of Tasmania. Stephanie has developed and run several specialist programs in paediatric palliative care, children with complex special needs, children with a trauma history, adults with complex special needs, women living with breast cancer and aged care. Stephanie enjoys working with individuals, valuing their trust and believes in their potential.
Stephanie’s research in her Master’s Degree focused on children living with a terminal illness and her PhD research focused on women living with breast cancer.

To book an appointment with Stephanie please email: enquiries@hobartcounselling.com.au or call Hobart Counselling Centre on (03) 6285 8592

Hobart Counselling Centre
Level 1,
181 Elizabeth Street Hobart TAS 7000