Ron Perry , Counselling Psychologist

Ron Perry serves as Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Group Facilitator and Family Therapist as well as a Counselling Psychologist.  He has been in these fields for over 30 years and has held various leadership positions related to these areas.

Ron was the original Director of the Institute of Counselling in Sydney and served in that role for over 30 years.  He continues to lecture at the Institute of Counselling on a sessional basis.

Ron taught at the Family Therapy Institute of Australia for many years until that program closed.  He still teaches in Family Therapy at the Institute of Psychiatry.

Ron also serves as a Group Facilitator in diverse situations including training programs and in small and large group contexts.

Ron has also been involved in movements for the recognition of Counselling and Psychotherapy and was a significant contributor to the foundation of PACFA (the Psychotherapy & Counselling Federation of Australia) and served for many years as its Vice-President and then as its second President.  In 2005 he was awarded an OAM for "services to counselling and as one of the founders of PACFA".

Based in St Leonards and   Strathfield , Ron offers a  range of professional therapies and counselling services for families, couples and individuals, including:

  • Individual therapy
  • Couple therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Group facilitator
  • Consultant
  • Training Programs
  • Supervision of practioners
  • Supervision of individual therapists
  • Lecturer
  • Work with Hospitals, Community Health Centres and non-Government Agencies



More about Ron Perry

Ron Perry has served as consultant/supervisor at a large number of Hospitals, Community Health Centres and non-goverment Agencies.  In these settings it is often his experience in family therapy and sytemic thinking that has been especially valued.

Ron consults and supervises at a number of agencies and services and maintains a private practice with rooms at St Leonards, Strathfield and Toongabbie.  He sees individuals, couples and families.

A first session will usually include an assessment of the situation and we will usually then come to an agreement to continue to work together or if it seems preferable, Ron is willing to recommend alternative resources.

Sessions with Ron may be eligible for rebates from Medicare or private Health Funds.

You are able to contact Ron on 0408 976 024