Psychology and Family Therapy
Hanson is a father of a 10 yr old son, is a second generation Asian Australian & values family, relationships, community and culture. His formative experiences involved working with men: in conflict with their partners, in trauma, or with addictions (drugs, alcohol, sex & gambling).
This has led to working with individuals & the whole family in various settings: community health, family counselling centres, prisons, drug and alcohol rehab, acute mental health and community mental health.
He has led programs including anxiety & depression (the Living & Laughter Prgm: Melb, Vic), family conflict, sexual offending, personal development, relationship building, communication, & family functioning. He is currently developing a program for adolescents/ young adults in mental health.
Recently, Hanson is developing programs in peak performance & positive psychology (happiness studies).
He has over 30 yrs experience in mental health & is a registered psychologist, social worker & a qualified family therapist.
Adults as well as children 5+ yrs in the context of the family.
For welfare beneficiaries, Medicare bulk billing is available. Health insurance rebates can also apply.