Berwick Psychology & Hypnosis


Berwick Psychology & Hypnosis

Practitioners at this location

Mr Steve Carey

Hypnotherapist

Phone0477 516 777(Mobile)

Steve Carey is a Clinical Hypnotherapist at Berwick Psychology & Hypnosis. He is a Member and Clinical Supervisor for the Australian Hypnotherapists’ Association. Steve has been practising clinical hypnotherapy since 2009 and brings a warm, compassionate and optimistic approach to his work. He believes passionately that we all have areas of our lives in which we know how to succeed, and that as a result we have abilities that can, with a little help, be applied to areas in which we are challenged. Steve loves working with clients and helping them find the gaps in knowledge and skill that will enable them to get back on track quickly and effectively. He particularly enjoys using hypnosis to reach the creative parts of our minds. Steve’s background involves many years teaching Hypnotherapy for one of Australia’s biggest training academies for Clinical Hypnotherapists. Steve works with clients experiencing the following concerns: • Anxiety and Panic disorders • Smoking cessation • Weight Management • Behaviour change • Insomnia • Self-confidence and Self Esteem • Motivation, procrastination, finding direction • Performance issues – sport, exams, public speaking • Depression • Problem Alcohol Use
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Mrs Rebecca Pearce

Psychologist

Phone0477 516 777(Mobile)

Rebecca Pearce is the senior psychologist and practice director Berwick Psychology & Hypnosis. She has vast experience working with adolescents, adults and couples and has been a registered psychologist since 2003. Rebecca works with clients experiencing anxiety, depression, disordered eating, substance abuse, relationship issues, employment concerns, parenting difficulties, confidence, self-esteem & body image issues and anger. Rebecca has demonstrated, excellent skills in applied therapies, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Hypnotherapy, Motivational Interviewing, Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, AOD Intervention, Family & Couples Therapy. She is warm and compassionate in her approach with Adolescents, Adults and Couples. Rebecca supervises, trains and leads her team of psychologists and allied health therapists with passion. She has a focuses on guiding all her staff to create positive change for all clients attending Berwick Psychology & Hypnosis.
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Ms Aphrodite Papageorgiou

Psychologist

Phone0477 516 777(Mobile)

Aphrodite is a Clinical Psychologist with over 15 years experience providing specialist psychological services to adolescents and adults within the public and private mental health sector, in addition to forensic settings. Aphrodite provides therapeutic work for people who experience a wide-range of mental health difficulties. She upholds a strong commitment to assisting individuals of all backgrounds to overcome life challenges, build resilience and lead a more happy, healthy and connected life. Her therapeutic style is warm, engaging, collaborative, non-judgmental and focused on the individual needs of her clients as she understands that no two people are the same. Her therapeutic framework incorporates evidence-based interventions drawn from Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Schema Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Positive Psychology, Motivational Interviewing (MI) and Mindfulness.
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Ms Blair Raatjes

Psychologist

Phone0477 516 777(Mobile)

Blair is a Registered Psychologist who completed her undergraduate and postgraduate studies at Bond University and Monash University. Blair understands that seeking psychological help for the first time can be a nerve wracking experience for clients, therefore, she is committed to providing a warm, accepting and compassionate environment. She believes that collaboration, empathetic understanding, and respect are essential components to therapy. She has experience working with adolescents and adults with difficulties such as anxiety, panic, depression, and burn-out. Blair is interested in evidence-based approaches that emphasise the importance of catering to each client’s strengths and goals. She uses a variety of therapeutic frameworks, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Mindfulness-based interventions and relaxation strategies. Areas of Special Interest include: Adolescent therapy Anxiety and panic disorders Depression Self-esteem and self-worth School and university stress Interpersonal difficulties
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Ms Chloe Shale

Psychologist

Ms Maida Kanwal

Psychologist

Ms Prabha Mishra

Psychologist

Phone0477 516 777(Mobile)

Prabha is a registered Psychologist who completed her studies in psychology at the Cairnmillar Institute. She is fluent in English and Hindi. She works with adolescents, young people and adults presenting with a wide range of concerns such as self-esteem, confidence, emotional upset, mood disorders, grief/loss, assertiveness, anxiety, relationship issues, perfectionism and school/workplace/career transitions. Prabha is compassionate, caring and works towards providing a safe, non-judgmental and collaborative space. She empowers her clients to create meaningful changes in their lives and enhance their overall well-being. Prabha is passionate about building strong rapport with clients and establishing a collaborative relationship. As a practitioner, her belief is that ‘no one size fits all’ and so uses a combination of psychoeducation and research-based interventions such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and play-based therapy to help support clients to reach their goals.
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Ms Suhara Perera

Social Worker

Suhara Perera is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker with seven years of clinical Social Work experience. She can speak English, Sinhalese, and Tamil. She has worked in a clinical Social Work role with Aboriginal clients, adolescents, adults, older adults, couples, and families. She uses Focused Psychological Strategies to assist clients under GP Mental Health Care Plan. Suhara is compassionate, caring, non-judgmental and she works collaboratively with her clients to assist them to achieve and empower their treatment goals. Suhara is passionate about making positive changes to client's health and wellbeing. She uses a variety of therapeutic frameworks, including Narrative Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, and Mindfulness-based interventions. Areas of Special Interest; - Adults, Elderly - Adjustment disorder - Anxiety & phobias - Bereavement disorder - Dementia - Stress management & Depression - Developmental disorders - Dual diagnosis (concurrent drug problems & mental illness) - Dual disability (intellectual disability or acquired brain injury & mental illness) - Eating disorders, body, and self-Image - Perinatal - Bullying - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Chronic/life-limiting illness management