Iris Siu Yin Yip

Iris Siu Yin Yip

M. Counselling (Morling College), Grad Dip of Emotionally Focused Therapy (IEFT), Cert. in Art & Play Therapy for Children & Teenagers (Sydney Centre of Creative Change), BA Social Science (UNSW).

Iris is passionate to provide a safe, supportive and respectful space for you to share, discover and understand yourself for facilitating changes, growth, healing, and finding ways to manage challenges you face in life.


Iris is a bilingual (Cantonese and English) individual and relationship counsellor working with individuals, couples, children, young people and families with multi-cultural background. Face to face, phone and video consultations are available.

Areas of Special Interest

Iris is particularly interested in working with relationship and family issues, pre-marital counselling, affairs, separation, divorce, post-separation issues, trauma recovery, grief and bereavement, depression, anxiety, mental health issues, anger management, stress management, self-esteem, assertiveness, burnout, childhood issues, addiction, self-harm, suicidality, sexual abuse, life transition, cultural or spiritual issues, migrant issues, women’s issues, workplace issues, and parenting.


Iris uses a wide range of modalities including Emotionally Focused Therapy, Integrative Therapy, Couple Therapy, Family Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Person-centred Therapy, Systems Theory, Solution Focused Therapy, CBT, Transactional Analysis, Trauma Informed, Somatic Psychotherapy, Mindfulness and Gestalt Therapy. Additionally,

Iris is a trained facilitator in the Prepare-Enrich, Seasons for Growth and Turning into Teens programs.

Professional Associations

Iris is currently registered in Level 4 membership with Australian Counselling Association (ACA No: 11664) and in the ACA College of Supervisors as a Clinical Supervisor (No: COS11664).


Iris is available for counselling sessions at Macquarie Park


Monday’s and weekends by appointment at Macquarie Park


Contact us today to book a session with

Iris Siu Yin Yip