Empathetic, Compassionate Support for all of Life’s Challenges

Welcome to the VELvet Couch – a soft place to land

velvet couch counselling – Phone Counselling Australia Wide-Women’s Walk ‘n’ talk or in-person sessions in Broadford, Vic

Are you feeling overwhelmed or anxious?

If you find yourself struggling to cope with life’s difficulties, remember that you don’t have to face these alone.

Many of us struggle with relationship issues, current stressors, unresolved traumas, or feeling unheard and unsupported. Through compassionate support and understanding, the way to a happier life can begin.

One-on-one confidential counselling over the phone in the comfort of your home, women’s in-person, walk ‘n’ talk or outdoor sessions in Broadford, Victoria

Velvet Couch Counselling provides a safe space for you to explore your struggles and move beyond any obstacles that may be holding you back. With a genuine interest in your well-being, Melody is here to listen with an open mind and to offer gentle words of comfort and guidance where needed.

Feel heard and empowered, develop healthy coping strategies, embrace self-compassion, and cultivate resilience in the face of adversity.

Reach Out For Genuine Support Here

Client Testimonials

Melody was very helpful in supporting me to work through some challenging issues I’ve been having as a new(ish) mum. She made me feel very comfortable sharing some triggering topics, and we came up with some really helpful tools to use going forward. Highly recommend!

– Meg

I had a phone session with Melody and she listened to my story with patience and openness. I felt very safe and held. She also gave gentle suggestions and encouragement which I continue to find very helpful. Highly recommended.

– Naomi

Had a lovely session with Melody. I felt heard and understood. I got the impression she is very compassionate and caring, and passionate in her career as a counsellor


Velvet Couch Counselling – A soft place to land

Velvet Couch Counselling provides:

  • A listening ear: Melody listens with understanding and empathy, helping you find your voice and live from your own authentic strengths.
  • Trauma healing: Melody empowers people who have experienced trauma to discover a new way of living with purpose and self-compassion.
  • Stress & anxiety relief: Equipping individuals from diverse backgrounds to manage stress and anxiety, Melody helps you focus on what truly matters.
  • Support for home-schooling parents: Melody empowers home-schooling parents to maintain their own well-being, enabling them to better champion their children’s happiness and well-being.
  • Care for abuse victims: Melody holds space for victims of all kinds of abuse, providing the listening ear, voice, and compassionate care they need.
  • And much more...

Just because no one else can heal you or do your inner work for you, doesn’t mean you need to do it alone – Lisa Olivera

Melody is here to provide the genuine listening ear and support you need and deserve.

More information about the types of counselling Velvet Couch Counselling offers can be found under ‘Services’ below the ‘About’ menu.

You don’t need to feel alone. Compassionate guidance and support is just a few clicks away.

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