Fiona Hird Psychotherapist Quantum PsychologyFiona Gilholme Hird

Quantum Psychology (Previously Balmain Counselling and Lifestyle Centre)


  • Researching and evaluating through State of the Art Diagnostic Software the link between a client’s subconscious (current beliefs and perceptions) and their physical manifestation in health and current life experiences.
  • Clinical Supervisor at the Institute for Emotionally Focused Therapy

Private Practices

  • Working in Private Practice for over 18 years.
  • Created practices in Annandale, Glebe and Balmain.

Counselling Education

  • Worked with Dr Michelle Webster as a support trainer on Foundations for Emotionally Focused Work at the Institute for Emotionally Focused Therapy.
  • Lectured at the Jansen Newman Institute on Anorexia, Bulimia, and Overeating.
  • Worked as an Intern with the Jansen Newman Institute.


  • BA Psychology (Macquarie University)
  • Graduate Diploma in Emotionally Focused Therapy – (Institute of Emotionally Focused Therapy, Dr Michelle Webster)
  • Graduate Diploma in Individual Psychotherapy and Relational Therapy – Jansen Newman Institute.

Previous Corporate Roles

  • Started a company supplying staff for shift work for various projects predominately working with the Department of Defence.
  • Worked within the Media department at Advertising Agency George Patterson and DDB Needham.