Overview

Anna practices from our Beaumaris and Armadale Clinics. She is a clinical psychologist with experience working with children, young people and families across private and community settings. Anna works with a range of presenting problems including emotional and behavioural concerns, anxiety, depression, sleeping/eating/toileting difficulties, anger and aggressive behaviours, and grief and loss. Anna has a personal interest in working with parent-child relationships to strengthen attachment and promote positive emotional development in children. Anna tailors her therapeutic approach according to the needs of the client and utilises various therapeutic modalities including play therapy, art-based therapies, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), trauma-informed CBT, and narrative therapy. Anna enjoys working with clients across the lifespan, from young children to adults.

Area of Focus

  • Adolescents
  • Affective disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Behaviour Problems
  • Bullying
  • Child Psychology
  • Depression
  • Developmental disorders
  • Emotional abuse
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • General Psychology
  • Grief and Loss
  • Identity Problems
  • Infertility
  • Life Transition and Adjustment Issues
  • Mental health
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Internal Family Systems
  • Metacognitive Therapy (MCT)
  • Mindfulness
  • Psychotherapy
  • Schema Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Families
  • Older adults
  • Women
  • Infants
  • People with disabilities
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities
  • Non-Binary People
  • LGBTIQ

Education

  • Masters of Clinical Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons. Psych)