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Rachel Amy Waldock

Counsellor and Family Therapist

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Rachel earned her Graduate Diploma of Counselling and Psychotherapy through the Australian Institute of Family Counselling (AIFC). She has commenced her Master of Counselling with Stirling Theological College. Rachel is a member of the Australian Counselling Association (ACA) and has just moved from New Lambton to Darby Street. Rachel Amy Counselling is continuing to work alongside Dr O'Neil Maharaj, at Return To Play Medical.

Rachel is passionate about connecting with each client, hearing their stories and encouraging healing and growth by identifying internal resources and strengthening emotional intelligence.

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Dr O'Neil Maharaj


Dr O'Neil Maharaj is an ACA accredited counsellor, Sports Doctor and educator.

He is an associate lecturer at the University of Newcastle; and Doctor to the Pararoos, the Newcastle Jets Club, and Wests (Newcastle Rugby League).

O'Neil has uses a range of mental health techniques including a predominant psychodynamic approach with performance psychology.

His approach to sports medicine is to help walk you through your injury or difficulty back to health.

To book in with O'Neil, you can call the practice or head over to his website:



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Sessions can be booked online or by phoning, and talking to Bree (our lovely receptionist) or leaving a message with your name and number for a call back:

49 29 56 26

Suite 12, 235 Darby St,

Cooks Hill, 2300

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