Elsha Young – Family Therapist

Elsha Young

I consult at 52 Kars St, Frankston and can be reached on 0401 405 099.

I’m passionate about working from a place of authenticity and vulnerability.

My focus is on building a safe, nurturing space where children and families can strengthen and heal their relationships with themselves and others.

I hold a Masters degree through the Bouverie Centre and La Trobe University in Family Therapy and a Graduate Certificate in Child and Family Practice. I’m also certified in Synergetic Play Therapy.

I have over 10 years experience in the field in roles such as Child Protection, family therapy work with adolescents who were violent towards parents and siblings, youth homelessness, child trauma counseling; helping vulnerable young people to repair from the harm of the impact of trauma.


  • Family sessions
  • Dyadic-parent child sessions
  • Play therapy- individual child sessions
  • Parent sessions
  • Telehealth: Phone or Zoom sessions available

I have also run various types of group work, and training workshops for schools and professionals, professional consults and facilitating mother-infant, toddler and child dyadic work.