Ashlee is a General Psychologist with experience providing mental health services to children (3+yrs), adolescents and adults. She is a client-centered and evidence-based clinician skilled in providing a range of therapeutic interventions including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Therapy including Exposure Therapy and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT). Ashlee is also practiced in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Play Therapy and Brief Intervention. Ashlee works with a variety of clients, including those referred through Medicare, WorkCover and NDIS.
Ashlee completed a Diploma of Counselling in 2013 and later obtained the Bachelor of Psychology from James Cook University in 2014. She has since developed her therapeutic and diagnostic skills in a range of sectors including drug and alcohol, youth mental health recovery and private practice. Ashlee has been working as a Psychologist in a private practice setting since 2017, which has afforded her the opportunity to treat a wide range of clients and presenting issues.
Ashlee’s areas of interest include treating clients experiencing anxiety and depression, trauma, grief and loss, stress reduction, conflict management, emotional regulation, and neurodevelopmental disorders. Having completed training in Perinatal Non-Directive Counselling and recently becoming a mother herself, she also has a strong interest in supporting individuals who have concerns about a current or recent pregnancy.
Ashlee provides her clients with dignity, respect and compassion. On her weekends she enjoys being a mum and spending time with her family, being active and exploring the outdoors.
Area of Focus
- Anger Management
- Anxiety and phobias
- Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Bipolar disorder
- Child Psychology
- Intellectual Assessments
- Intellectual Disabilities
- School Issues
- Sleep Disorders
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Dialectical Behavior Therapy