Robyn McLean

Robyn McLean

Master of Counselling Practice (current); Graduate Diploma in Spiritual Direction; Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Counselling); Associate Diploma in Christian Counselling.

Robyn is a warm and empathic counsellor, currently working as a counsellor at Lifewell South Wellness Centre. She also practices counselling, debriefing and spiritual direction at a retreat house for cross-cultural workers that she also manages. She has had extensive cross-cultural ministry experience having lived in Asia for 11 years, and many years of experience in various people care roles.

Her own life journey and experience has given her understanding and compassion for people dealing with a range of issues. She has a passion for all people to live life well and provides a safe place for people to work through life’s challenges moving forward towards their goals.

Quote: “Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It’s a relationship between equals. Only when we know our own darkness can we be present with the darkness of others. Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.” Brene Brown.