Alexandra Connell Psychologist

clinic location
Address
260 West Street, Umina, New South Wales, 2257, Australia
clinic location
Address
260 West Street, Umina, New South Wales, 2257, Australia

Overview

Alexandra is a Registered Psychologist with a background in the disability space, where she provided NDIS services to children, adolescents and adults. She completed her Honours degree in 2018, with a thesis investigating the impacts of smartphone presence on working memory and attention. She went on to complete her Masters degree while working with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. She has experience providing evidence-based intervention services to children, adolescents and adults, as well as a range of psychometric assessments as part of the diagnostic process. Alexandra loves working within a multidisciplinary team providing tailored services to clients and their families, supporting them to thrive and reach their individual goals.

Area of Focus

  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Child Psychology
  • Depression
  • Intellectual Assessments
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Development
  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Behaviour Problems
  • General Counselling
  • Learning Difficulties
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Mindfulness
  • Solution-Focused Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults

Languages Spoken

  • English

Services

  • Online consultations
  • School Visits

Education

  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
  • Master of Professional Psychology