Nikki Pascarl<br />
Psychologist<br />
EMDR Therapist

Sam Dachs
Accredited Mental Health Social Worker

Sam (he/him) is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, Family Therapist and EMDR Therapist who has experience working with individuals, couples and families of all ages and genders. Sam has an empathic and eclectic approach supporting people who don’t always fit within the traditional mould. Sam takes an affirming, collaborative and integrated framework and utilises a range of therapeutic approaches such as EMDR, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), systemic and attachment focused family therapy.

He aims to create a warm, safe and fun space where you can be empowered to explore and overcome the difficulties you are facing. Sam has a variety of experience in the mental health sector with a special interest working with complex trauma and survivors of sexual abuse. His therapeutic experience includes working in the community sector, high schools and specialist sexual and family violence services.

Outside of work, Sam enjoys reading, photography and taking time out to connect with nature. 


Qualifications and Professional Associations

  • Bachelor of Social Work with Honours (RMIT University)
  • Masters of Family and Systemic Therapy  (Australian Catholic University)
  • Member of Australian Association of Social Workers
  • Member of the EMDR Association of Australia

Sam sees clients on Thursdays and Fridays.