Counsellor Ronald Cruickshank
A published author and spiritual counsellor, Ronald has been involved in the health industry for the majority of his life. In his younger years he trained as a nurse and has worked in several hospitals around Tasmania, and Queensland, Australia.
Ronald has been strongly involved in supporting people with intellectual disability as well as physical disability and has managed Endevour Foundation Supported Housing Facilities in Queensland. Ronald has also provided in-home support in Tasmania and Queensland for the Department of Health and Human Services.
In 2004 Ron experienced a shift in his awareness as a result of working with Hal & Sidra Stone’s Voice Dialogue DVD Series. This shift was life changing for Ron, leading to a unique way of seeing himself, and the world around him. Issues that Ron was struggling with began to resolve, the synchronicity of events in his life all seemed to start lining up and the ease of flow increased amazingly!
This led Ron to share this awareness out and pass it on to others. He embarked on study with the Australian Institute of Professional Counselling for a Diploma of Professional Counselling to formalize his qualifications and newly given skills in this area, and went on to complete three Advanced Study Majors in:
Ron has further solidified his processes and skills through formal training with Pathways of Light Spiritual College and is certified as an Ordained Ministerial Counsellor. Throughout Ron’s journey he has found and experienced amazing things that will help you to bring about a shift in your awareness too!
Ronald Cruickshank's Relationship Transformation Services are about helping you:
Ronald has also trained as a counsellor with the Australian Counselling Academy, and Lifeline Tasmania.
He runs a Private Counselling Practice in Hervey Bay at his Booral Rooms and provides a Home Visit Service to Hervey Bay and surrounding suburbs. He also provides Online Counselling and consultation Services via Zoom and Skype and a Telephone Counselling Service Internationally around the world!
Ron’s qualification list includes:
Ron is accredited to provide:
Ronald is registered as a Civil Marriage Celebrant in Australia, and provides wedding ceremonies and other ceremonies based on the principles and teachings of A Course in Miracles.
Ronald counsells with a gentle blend of Voice Dialogue Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Creative Therapy, Transactional Analysis, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Person Centered Therapy.
Ronald was the founder of Counselling Tasmania Inc and served on the Board from 2007 to 2023.
Ronald offers you:
Ronald has certificates in Mental Health First Aid, Workplace II Senior First Aid, Accredited Suicide Intervention Trainer with C.O.R.E.S., and Equestrian Coach. He has coached children and adults for over 18 years and studied with the Equestrian Federation of Australia in Queensland.
Memberships and Awards:
National Award Winning Counsellor
Ronald is a registered member of the International Institute of Complimentary Therapists, IICT.
Ronald attends weekly Professional Development Meetings in order to keep up to date with trends and events within the counselling community throughout Australia and world wide.
Ronald has received a National Award from the Australian Counselling Association Inc. for his Outstanding Contributions to ACA and or the Counselling Profession as a whole on the 8th November 2008.
Ronald has been the chairperson of the Counselling Tasmania Inc. since his establishment of this incorporation in 2007, and he is also contributed to the board as Treasurer.
Ronald is also a current member on the International Committee of Pathways of Light® Spiritual College as Australian Manager.
Ronald has Professional Indemnity Insurance and Public Liability Insurance for your protection.
Ronald receives regular supervision to ensure that he gives you the best and most recent skills and knowledge available.
He is continuing to further increase his skills and knowledge through further education via Advanced Study Majors, attending regular training seminars, forums, study groups, reading recent publications , books, & journals, publishing his own research through avenues that are subject to peer review, and through further training through the Australian Institute of Professional Counsellors., the Mental Health Academy and Pathways of Light® Spiritual College, and hosts bi weekly study groups with A Course In Miracles.
Rest assured that with Ronald you are receiving a qualified, trained, experienced and professional service!