Mickey Skidmore, AMHSW
Exclusive Wellbeing
110 George Street
Level 1, Suite F

About me

Mickey Skidmore is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker per the guidelines of the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW). He specializes in Ericksonian approaches to hypnosis & psychotherapy and has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and independent practitioner in private practice in the USA for more than 24 years before coming to Australia. He has received extensive post graduate training from several members of the Ericksonian tradition, as well as other internationally recongized teacher of clinical hypnosis. He has held Certification with the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis and is a past Board member of the North Carolina Society of Clinical Hypnosis. He has also been a presenter at several workshops and offers supervision, teaching, and training Seminars for mental health professionals.

Training & qualifications

Mickey received his BSW in 1984 and his MSW in 1986 from East Carolina University. In addition to being a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in two states, he also was a member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers (NASW-USA). In addition to maintaining his own private practive for more than 25 years, he has also served as a Professor with several private and community colleges, highlighted by his appointment as Visiting Lecturer with UNC Chapel Hill's School of Social Work graduate program in the Summer of 2000.

Areas I specialise in

Mental health


My session fee is $ 130.00
Medicare Rebate

More Information

Mickey has nearly 30 years of clinical experience in both public & private sectors of service delivery; in both in-patient & out-patient (community) levels of care; as a professor at the bachelors and graduate level for more than 10 years; as an administrator/manager (clinical director) in an acute care psychiatric hospital setting; as a teacher/trainer of mental health professionals; and as a private practice consultant. His clinical training as an Advanced Generalist has fostered competence and abilities in many therapeutic modalities (i.e. individual or casework; group work; couples work; family system's; agencies; organizations; & communities), and proficiency in workingwith people across the life span (children/ tenns/adolescents; young adults; adults; and geriatrics). During this time he has also become knowledgeable with a variety of therapeutic approaches, including:

Behavioral Therapies (RET; CBT; DBT)

Brief/Solution-Focused Therapies

Developmental Therapy

Gestalt Therapy


Interpersonal Therapy

Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP)

Play Therapies

Psychodynamic Therapy

Relational Therapy

Strategic/Structural Family Therapies

Supportive Therapy

System's Theory

Transactional Analysis (TA)


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Exclusive Wellbeing
110 George Street
Level 1, Suite F

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Types of session

  • Face To Face

Languages I speak

  • English

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