Counselling and Coaching

- Coaching with ADHD Parent Coach Susan Hughes is available for face to face or Skype sessions every Monday between 9.30am – 3.00pm. Coaching is accessible only for the current ADHD WA members for $75.00 per session. 

- Counselling with Provisional Psychologist Elena Trethowan. Book your appointment for Tuesday-Wednesday, between 8.45am - 3.00pm.  Counselling is accessible only for the current ADHD WA members for $60.00 per session. 

The Counselling and Coaching sessions are taking place at ADHD WA office at the Niche, 11 Aberdare rd, Nedlands WA 6009.

Remote services

Do you live in a remote area? You do not have a way to arrive at ADHD WA office? ADHD WA team suggest Skype coaching sessions! Contact the office for more

You can join ADHD WA here and if you are looking forward to making a booking, contact the office Monday-Friday between 9:30 AM and 12:30 PM on 08 6457 7544


Meet the specialists:

Coach - Susan Hughes, Associate Certified Coach (ACC), Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Susan Hughes is an ADHD parenting coach who works with parents of children with ADHD to support the acquisition of evidence based parenting skills and strategies. 

Susan completing a Masters in Education in 2017 by thesis.  The thesis examined the effect parenting coaching had on parents of children with ADHD.  The results showed that parent coaching may produce positive outcomes, including reduced parental stress, increased parental confidence and parent mindfulness. 

Susan qualified as a personal and business coach in Ireland in 2007 and is training in the “Parent as Coach” way since 2011.  She became an International Federation Coach (ICF) associate certified coach in 2018 which demonstrates the professionalism of coaching.  ICF Credential-holders are part of a self-regulating group of elite coaches who provide accountability to clients and the coaching profession as a whole. They pursue and complete rigorous education and practice requirements that provide unquestioned legitimacy to their commitment to excellence in coaching.  

Susan also is a provider of ADHD parent workshops. 

More information about ADHD Parent Coaching

Counsellor - Elena Trethowan (Provisional Psychologist)

Elena was born and raised in Perth. She has an academic background in creative arts, medical science and psychology and a professional background in laboratory medicine, family support and counselling. Elena has been an active volunteer with ADHD WA for the past four years, manning the helpline, providing ADHD advocacy and facilitating parenting workshops for parents of children with ADHD. Elena is herself parent to a child with ADHD and is passionate about improving education around ADHD and services for people with ADHD and their families in WA. 

More information about ADHD Provisional Psychologist 

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