Seva House

Eye Movement and Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Seva House Partners are all full members of the  EMDR Association of Australia with partners being Accredited Consultants, Accredited Practitioners and Approved Members. APS has noted EMDR as a level one treatment for PTSD and it is endorsed by the World Health Organisation.


Seva House was established in 2019 and is comprised of experienced and passionate Accredited Mental Health Social Workers and Psychologists who work therapeutically with children, adolescents and adults. We are passionate and down to earth independent therapists who use a variety of evidence-based psychological interventions such as; Eye Movement and Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Resource Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Somatic Psychology, Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Polyvagal Theory and other trauma informed therapies.  All therapists incorporate trauma and attachment-informed frameworks and we are proud to provide additional services; Work and Development Orders, professional and staff training, clinical supervision for professionals (individual and group) and groupwork opportunities for clients such as Wrapped in Angels and for professionals workshops such as EMDR in a Fishbowl and  BAROOGA (Buried in Treasures) for service providers.

We bring years of experience working in the field of Child Protection, Sexual Assault,Education, Education, Domestic/Family Violence, Mental Health, Complex Trauma, Addiction and Personality Disorders and pride ourselves on providing a service that is non-judgemental, respectful, ethical and protective of a client’s self-determination.  All of our clients are seen as a beautiful sunrise – to be welcomed and respected.

Seva House offers therapeutic services via Medicare (GP Referral Mental Health Care Plan), the Victim of Crime Counselling Programs, Private Health Funding and by private arrangement. Please read about our therapists to know more about their therapeutic approaches, skills and experience.

We welcome people from all cultures, faiths, ethnicities and sexuality as a safe and non-judgemental service. Finding us is also easy and accessible – Seva House is located opposite Maitland Train Station and close to Maitland CBD and public transport.