The Mind Technician
Alf is a professional member of the following boards:
Registered Professional Member 2020413
Registered Professional Clinical Member 2003417
Registered Master Practitioner and Trainer.
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Practitioner
Certified Scientific Forex Masters in Fibonacci and Geometric Trading. Psychology for Traders.
"Psychology is my passion. I've been a psychotherapist for many years and helping people is my greatest commitment"—Alf Garcia
I am a Clinical Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist. Australian Government Accreditation, and registered with the Australian Qualification Board.
Master Practitioner and Trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming. Accredited by the NLP Australian Board. Accredited in Psychology, and C.B.T therapy.
Author of the book Dating a Narcissist, the Monster Behind the Mask.
I use psychological strategies combined with clinical hypnotherapy as an eclectic approach to deliver an optimal way to achieve the client's goal. I help and support people with a range of issues including, weight loss, anxiety, and depression.
I provide individual therapy sessions for men and women. My aim is to understand my client's complex issues and experiences and help them better shape their lives and generate new positive beliefs.
When you visit my clinic, you will be treated with acceptance, empathy, and respect. This is your opportunity to express yourself freely and openly. People from different cultural backgrounds are welcomed. There is no judgment here.
The importance of C.P.D and Supervision
Continuing Professional Development ensures that we maintain and enhance the knowledge and skills we need to deliver a professional service to the community. C.P.D ensures that we and our knowledge stays relevant and up to date.
I speak Spanish and English completed my studies at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. The Australian Institute of Applied Psychology. The Academy of Applied Psychology in the field of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy C.B.T.
Master Ericksonian Hypnotherapist
National Accreditation by the Australian Qualification Board.
Australian Hypnotherapists Association (AHA)
Australian Association of Clinical Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy. (AACHP). The National Peak Body Registration Council of Australia (HCA).
Australian Neuroscience Society.
Australian Board of Neuro linguistic Programming.
Australian Institute of Applied Psychology.
Int Certification Board of Clinical Hypnotherapy Accreditation Board.
National Australian Accreditation Authority N.A.A.T.I Spanish and English.
As a member of these professional bodies, I must continually upgrade my knowledge and skills, which I enjoy as part of my profession.
Certified Practitioner Virtual Gastric Band Procedure. Registered Master Practitioner and Trainer with the Australian Board.
Master Coach for Life and Relationships.
Accreditation Counselling and Psychology.
Registered Clinical Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist
Certified in Memory and Cognition.
Biology and Behaviors in Psychology.
Psychology in Mental Health and Illness.
Psychology in Mental Health Studies, suicide, violent behavior, and substance abuse.
One doesn't have to operate with great malice to do great harm.
The absence of empathy and understanding is sufficient.