Do you want to Escape the Drama Cycle?

I am passionate about helping people develop confidence and skills to better manage conflict and build better relationships at home and at work.

I have 30 years experience as a counsellor and coach, and as conflict consultant and mediator.

I have always been fascinated by how some people manage difficult people with ease and stay grounded in conflict situations.

I didn’t always know how to do this! I’ve had my fair share of disappointing relationships and difficult friendships. I so understand the overwhelming frustrations as a parent, the drama of family life, at every age! The workplace tensions that drain your energy and rob you of your downtime.

Then one day… I realised… I needed to change the way I reacted or else the drama would never end!
I have made it a professional and personal mission to learn directly from the relationship masters. The conflict resolvers, influence teachers and thought leaders.

You can transform challenging, overwhelming problems into opportunities for growth and positive change. You can hone relationship skills, sharpen communication and master your thoughts and emotions.

Confidence is not an emotion. It’s a set of skills anyone can learn. Let me show you how…
If you’d like to know more, my detailed credentials are below.


Elizabeth Williamson

Elizabeth Williamson is a highly skilful, respected counsellor, conflict consultant and nationally accredited mediator with over 30 years’ experience. She has a warm, caring and vibrant attitude to life and its challenges.

Elizabeth helps people find practical and uniquely personal solutions to personal and professional conflicts. She has worked with couples, families and individual clients of all ages. Her professional background includes working in community health, grief and loss services, child and youth health, parenting programs, domestic violence services, employee assistance programs and private practice.


  • Master of Social Science Counselling
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Work
  • Member of the Australian College of Social Work
  • Accredited Mental Health Social Worker
  • Nationally Accredited Mediator
  • Member, Resolution Institute

Elizabeth has studied with Drs. John and Julie Gottman, international leaders in counselling interventions with couples in conflict, and building great parenting skills. Dr. John Gottman has conducted over 40 years of ground breaking research with thousands of couples. Together they have developed valuable, tested and proven resources for couples and families to resolve conflicts and deepen friendship and trust.

Elizabeth is an experienced mediator who has coached and provided training for managers, team leaders and staff to better manage conflict and difficult relationships at work. She has facilitated complex workplace mediations for major banks, retailers, government departments, SMEs and NGOs.

Elizabeth has had leadership roles in community development, collaborative programs, domestic violence services, and Vietnam veteran programs.

Elizabeth specialises in:

  • Relationship conflict
  • Family conflict
  • Stress management
  • Trauma recovery
  • Depression & Anxiety.