Registered Counsellor Aung Min Thein
Aung Min Thein is a licensed clinical psychotherapist who works with individuals, couples, family and group psychotherapy. He specialises in clients struggling with anxiety, depression, and relationship issues. Aung Min Thein has had notable success assisting clients in navigating difficult life changes, identity issues, relationship troubles and indecision, and issues of sexuality and sexual identity. His successes with self centred on resolving communication issues, leading to improved intimacy, connection, self-understanding and relationship satisfaction.
Aung Min Thein approaches his therapy practice as providing a space where group of clients can focus on whatever is causing the pains. He believes this collaborative group process leads to greater self-awareness and personal freedom, as unconscious become more conscious and their sense of self deepens and focusing more present.
Aung Min Thein works from a psychodynamic perspective, listening for internal conflict in order to help the client gain deeper insight into the underlying cause of their anxieties, depression or indecision. He believes that an understanding of one’s emotional journey can bring about new levels of confidence in coping with life’s challenges.However, he is a humanistic person centred therapist and also experienced in the major models of solution focused and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy.
Aung Min Thein completed a two-year post-graduate in Psychotherapy and Counselling from the Western Sydney University, Australia. He has taken his diverse background and worked in a variety of settings including INGOs, LNGOs, and community mental health clinics in Myanmar and STARTTS trauma recovery program in Australia.