Psychology, Counselling and Clinical Sexology Services.
Helena Green is the Senior Consultant and Counsellor at inSync for Life in Bunbury and Perth. She has a background in nursing and was the first breast care nurse in Bunbury before deciding to gain post graduate diplomas in counselling and clinical sexology. She therefore is extremely knowledgeable about breast cancer and the emotional/sexual difficulties that can occur.
Helena specialises in counselling for sexual function and intimacy issues with those that have undergone treatment for cancer. She also treats those with menose and pelvic pain issues.
You can access four free counselling sessions via the Cancer Council. Phone the Cancer Council Helpline on 13 11 20 to gain access to these sessions at inSync for Life. Medicare rebates are available. Helena is a provider for some private health funds- please check with your fund to see if you are covered.
Bunbury Office: Suite 1, 11-13 Victoria Street, Bunbury, 6230
The Breast Cancer Psychology Service was set up to help with the emotional impact of a breast cancer diagnosis, during and after treatment. It is a free service to help those that have noticed changes in mood, relationship difficulties and increase in anxiety/worry. Tele-health appointments are available to those in regional areas who are under the governance of Royal Perth Hospital.
Patients can access this service with a referral from a health care professional. Phone 08 92242723 to find out more.
Breast Clinic, Level 3, North Block
Reception: 08 9224 2723
Breast Cancer Clinical Psychology Service
c/o Breast Clinic
GPO Box X2213
Perth WA 6847