Fiona Gilholme Hird

Quantum Psychology (Previously Balmain Counselling and Lifestyle Centre)

  • 20 years working with clients from an Emotionally Focused Perspective. 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 20 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

    • Created 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.