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Meet Maz

Founder & Psychologist

Maz is the Founder of Walking Session. She pioneered Walk and Talk Therapy locally in the Illawarra, as well as Internationally teaching other Therapists this style of therapy.

Maz holds a BA in Psychology and Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology from Wollongong University and has completed her Master of Science (Sport Psychology) at California Southern University.

Maz is passionate about hollistic psychology and looking at a person as a whole. She believes that you are the expert on you. She believes that your potential starts with a niggle and knowing that things could be different, that life could be different, And then being brave enough to take that first step, sometimes literally!

Maz works with various presentations including but not limited to Anxiety, Depression, Postpartum Mood Disorders, Sport Psychology, Career Coaching and age groups from teens onwards.

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Why book a Walking Session?

If you get anxious sitting down in a stuffy room, if you have tried traditional therapy but it was just not your thing, if you have difficulty with social anxiety and feel uncomfortable sitting across from someone; then it's time to walk and talk!

In addition to accessing therapy, research shows that going for a walk in nature:

  • Improves your mood

  • Increases creativity

  • Improves productivity

  • Increases physical health and wellbeing

  • Increases feeling of community

  • Increases focus

  • Improves feelings of depression

  • Increases feelings of relaxation

  • Imprvoes patience levels

  • Increases feelings of connection

  • Increases motivation and inspiration

  • Increases kindness

  • Increases generosity

  • Reduces anger

  • Reduces fatigue

  • Increases feelings of happiness


Just to name a few perks!

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