Idil van der Linden Counsellor

Digital NutritionMelbourne, Victoria, 3000
clinic location

Digital Nutrition Melbourne, Victoria, 3000
Map for Melbourne, Victoria, 3000


Idil is as a youth worker with over 10 years experience, with the last 5 years of their work aimed at delivering education and providing counselling on online behaviour and healthy digital habits in young people. Idil is experienced in working in primary and secondary education settings and is completing further studies in Psychology. Idil has a passion for supporting young people and enabling them to have the power to make the right choices when navigating their lives online. Idil believes young people should have agency in their choices and works collaboratively to help clients achieve their goals. Creating a safe space for young people by developing strong, honest, and compassionate relationships with their clients, Idil will work alongside the young person to achieve their digital capabilities confidently. Clients can feel supported in: · Managing their emotions when it comes to online communication · Managing time spent on devices and finding the balance · Ways to use technology to enhance their lives · Managing cyberbullying · Ways to be empathetic and respectful online · Respectful relationships through use of technology · Creating healthy boundaries and digital habits · Managing emotions online Through this support young people will gain the skills to become self aware, regulate themselves, enabling them to be the positive change they need in life and help direct their own behaviour to work towards their goals.

Qualifications and Experience


  • Bachelor of Social Science (Youth Work)


Halaxy Telehealth

  • Virtual Session - 50 mins

In-clinic consultation

  • Face to Face - 50 mins

Working Hours

This Week

Tuesday:5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday:5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday:10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Specialisation and Services

Area of Focus

  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety
  • Behaviour Problems
  • Bullying
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Family Therapy
  • General Counselling
  • Impulsive Behaviours
  • LGBTI issues
  • Mental health
  • Relationships
  • School Issues
  • School readiness
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Development
  • Sexual identity
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
  • Workshops


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Positive Psychology

Patient Focus

  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Families
  • Women
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Turkish


  • Group Sessions