Ms. Tobi Monique Harris, BACOUN/COACHING, DIPM, DIPPILATES

Preferred Name: Tobi

About Me

Tobi Harris is a mindful and positive psychotherapist. She is dedicated to supporting clients to navigate their own journey and she offers the skills when necessary to help. She works with clients that present with issues and diagnosis such as Borderline Personality Disorder, Bipolar, Schizophrenia, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Addiction Issues, Anxiety, Depression, Grief and Loss, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Insomnia – Sleep Disturbances, Relationship Issues, Eating Disorders, Emotional Dysregulation and Sexuality and Identity. She works with unconscious processes and aims to not only alleviate the most obvious symptoms but to help people lead healthier lives. Tobi is involved and supports the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. She uses several evidence -based modalities to work with her clients’ including DBT, RO-DBT, EMDR, CBT, ACT, MBCT and SCHEMA Therapy . Tobi worked at the Northern Beaches Hospital and The Sydney Clinic. She is now in private practice. She is registered with the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) and the International Coaching Federation (ICF).

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Coaching and Counselling - Australian College of Applied Psychology Certificate Level 1 Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy - Mindfulness Training Institute Australia and New Zealand Certificate Level 2 Radically Open Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Intensive Training Certified Teacher - Dialectical Behavioural Therapy - Behavioural Tech - A Linehan Institute Training Company Certificate Level 2 Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing ( EMDR)

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Beyond Blue / Black Dog

Specialty Area

  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Expats
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Veterans/Military

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • Medicare

Australian health insurance companies