Gentle Therapy is based in Turramurra in Sydney Australia.  If you have any questions or to make an appointment please contact Marilyn using the enquiry form below and she will be in touch shortly.  Alternatively bookings can be made on the services page.

About Marilyn

Hi, I'm Marilyn

I am a registered member of ACATA and my qualification is recognized within

the Australian Qualifications Framework. These qualifications and Codes of Practice set the standards of accountability I have to my clients to provide a safe, confidential and ethical practice.

As a ‘mature aged’ lady, I have a wealth of personal, life and work experience.


My work experience in South Africa as a Social Worker included working in:

  • the Children’s, Magistrate’s and Supreme Courts, Industrial Schools, Prisons, as a Parole Officer, and in Children’s Homes;

  • an organization for people suffering with Epilepsy;

  • a large Aged Care facility.


As a Volunteer in Australia I have:

  • provided my expertise as a Telephone Counsellor;

  • offered my services at an Asylum Seekers’ Centre;

  • worked at a Hospital offering personal care to patients, and assistance to staff;

  • worked as a Spiritual Care practitioner in a hospital.


My employment in Australia has included working:

  • in the Insurance Industry;

  • in Radiology Departments;

  • for a Forensic Psychiatrist;

  • as an Art Therapist with young children and also with adults with Intellectual and Physical Disabilities.

  • I am also an Artist.