Communication Problems

Years in Practice

6-10 years


Sydney NSW 2000 - Australia



I Practice in

All areas, please inquire



I Believe

Our personal history does not inhibit our present or our future. Don't let anyone (including yourself) tell you you can't do something. Find your passion and take action everyday to work towards achieving your life purpose.

About Miya Yamanouchi

Miya Yamanouchi is an empowerment counsellor with specialist sexual health training who is committed to assisting all members of the community to embrace their inner strength and live an inspired and vibrant life, irrespective of their perceived limitations. Miya currently works as a university counsellor and a Group Therapy Facilitator at a private psychiatric hospital in Sydney, Australia. 

Miya has practiced in a variety of specialist counselling roles both while undertaking her clinical training and honing her skills as a health professional, including Drug & Alcohol Counsellor (DrugArm Australasia)International Student Counsellor (The Australian Institute of Professional Education)Sexual Health Counsellor (Impotence Australia) and Sex & Relationships Counsellor (The Australasian Institute of Sexual Health Medicine). 

Miya is also a published author with Penguin Group as well as an inspirational quote writer. Miya’s inspirational quotes have been featured in textbooks including Community & Public Health Nursing: Evidence for Practice (3rd edition); Investigating Social Problems (1st edition); and Chilhood Trauma and the Non-Alpha Male-Gender Role Conflict, Toxic Shame, and Complex Trauma: Finding Hope, Clarity, Healing and Change; and her online articles and motivational sentiments have been published across the globe in everything from books, to online magazines (including Women’s Health MagazineYahoo!Style,  WordPorn, Huff Post and The Kinsey Institute), to blogs on leadership, coaching, health and wellness, finance, philanthropy, violence prevention and parenting. 

Miya Yamanouchi Success Stories


“I cannot adequately express my gratitude to you for all you’ve done for me over the last 2 months or so. I really am standing up for myself now, and in fact my partner has totally noticed this too. I have really begun to understand my own value and worth. I have begun to love myself, to take care of myself, and most of all to believe in myself. This is as a direct result of your hard work. Thank you so much Miya. You’re an amazing person with such a wonderful gift and talent for helping others. I’m so grateful to have met you.”

Miya Yamanouchi Articles