clinic location
14/2 King Street, DEAKIN, Australian Capital Territory, 2600, Australia
clinic location
14/2 King Street, DEAKIN, Australian Capital Territory, 2600, Australia

Overview

Alison Christie is a clinical psychologist and working in Deakin, ACT. Alison is a pragmatic and solution-focused therapist, however, warmth, compassion and humour are central to her approach and relationships with clients. Alison has a PhD in Clinical Psychology, having completed her clinical training at Australian National University. She is also trained Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (TF-CBT), EMDR and Interpersonal Therapy. Alison’s key areas of experience are in anxiety-based issues, OCD, PTSD, depression and perinatal depression and adjustment to parenthood, infertility and relationship issues, and issues related to personal meaning, faith and spiritual or religious experience. She also works in organisational and educational settings designing and running workshops to enhance well-being, resilience and mindfulness in the workplace. Alison is happy for you to contact her with any questions before making a commitment to book an appointment.

Area of Focus

  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Burnout
  • Career and Vocational Planning
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Psychotherapy
  • Shyness & social skills deficits
  • Women's Issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Identity Problems
  • Panic Attacks
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • General Counselling
  • General Psychology
  • Infertility
  • Panic Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Post-Natal Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress
  • Work Related Issues
  • Workplace Issues
  • Impulsive Behaviours

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Mindfulness
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Clinical Hypnosis
  • In Vivo Exposure Therapy
  • Interpersonal
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Patient Focus

  • Adults
  • Women
  • Men

Languages Spoken

  • English

Services

  • Group Sessions
  • Online consultations

Education

  • PhD in Clinical Psychology
  • BSc in Psychology (Honors)

Accreditations

  • Registered Psychologist
  • Clinical Endorsement

Certifications

  • Member of Australia Psychological Society
  • EMDR Association of Australia
  • Member of Association for Contextual Behavioural Science
  • Member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association

Hours

This week

Monday11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Monday2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Monday5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday10:30 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tuesday1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Thursday9:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday10:30 am - 11:30 am
Thursday12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Thursday1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday3:00 pm - 5:00 pm