AOP

Here at AOP we have a Registered Psychologist with over thirty years experience in working:

  • with a wide range of people: individuals, couples, groups, various ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds, children, adolescents and adults
  • in a diverse range of settings: schools, private practice, organisations: Relationships Australia, Department of School Education, Australian Defence Force, Department of  Immigration and Citizenship.

Trained in NYC, USA in Advanced International Certification and Training in Schema Therapy by the founder of the therapy, Jeffrey Young, and Wendy Behary with two years supervision by Robin Spiro.

She has extensive experience in Torture and Trauma counselling with refugees and humanitarian entrants.

Over thirty years experience working with children and adolescents in educational settings as teacher and School Counsellor.

Accredited Partners in Depression Facilitator (a beyond blue initiative funded by NIMH)

Proficient in administering and interpreting psychometric, diagnostic and screening assessments

Skilled in developing intervention programs for cognitive, behaviour and learning problems.

Experience

  • Military Psychology
  • Government, Private schools
  • Adult, Child and Adolescent
  • Relationships, couples and family
  • Culturally and Linguistically Diverse
  • TAC, VVCS, Medicare, Worksafe, EAP, Victims of Crime


Therapies

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • ST Internationally Trained (New York, USA)
  • DBT
  • ACT
  • Hypnotherapy
  • CPT
  • IPT

Affiliations

  • MAPS
  • NDIS certified Provider
  • CBT Institute NYC, USA
  • New York Institute of Schema Therapy, NYC, USA
  • ISST (International Society of Schema Therapy)
  • Albert-Ellis Institute REB-T MC, USA