ILKER ABAK Psychologist

Coolaroo ClinicCoolaroo, Victoria, 3048
clinic location

Overview

ILKER has been registered as a psychologist since 2014 and has been treating various psychological conditions with people across the lifespan, including young children, teenagers, adults and older patients. Ilker holds two Masters titles; a Masters in Business Administration and a Masters in Education. Having worked within education for 15 years, in both secondary and tertiary institutions – both locally an internationally, and having worked with clients across the entire lifespan, including aged clients, he is able to draw on this experience and insight to develop therapeutic relationships to connect with clients that speak to directly to their needs and in a relatable language. This supports patients to achieve transformative and sustainable change for a variety of therapeutic goals. Ilker offers a range of psychological services, psychotherapeutic modalities and related services: Modalities • Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy (CBT) • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) • Psychoeducation • Neuropsychotherapy (MIAAN - Member of International Association of Applied Neuroscience) • Family Therapies • Narrative Therapy Services • Counselling & Psychotherapy Services • Psychometrics & Assessment • Coaching & Consultancy • Workshops & Facilitation • Community Engagement • Life Skills & Optimisation • Children, Adults & Older • Medicare, Bulk Billing, TAC, NDIS, WorkCover, VOCAT, DVA Ilker has experience in treating various conditions, among others, depression and anxiety, conduct disorders, trauma-related disorders, phobias, personality disorders, impulse regulation, substance concerns, relationship issues, and sleep-related disorders.

Qualifications and Experience

Education

  • Member of the International Association of Applied Neuroscience (MIAAN), Member of the Australian Psychological Society (Associate) (Assoc. MAPS), PostGrapDipPsych(Hons), GradDipPsych, MBA, MEd, GradDipEd, BComp

Fees/Services

  • Couples/Relationship Counselling (per person, per session)A$200.00
  • General Appointment Booking FeeA$88.00
  • General Appointment Booking Fee - Health Care Card HolderA$44.00
  • NDIS AppointmentA$222.99
  • Private - No referral or MHCPA$194.00
  • TAC Appointment (existing patients only)A$197.27
  • WorkSafe-WorkCover Appointment (existing patients only)A$195.02

Working Hours

This Week

Wednesday:9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Specialisation and Services

Area of Focus

  • Affective disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Assertiveness Training
  • General Counselling
  • Intellectual Assessments
  • Panic Disorders
  • Psychopathology assessment
  • Relaxation training
  • Workplace Issues
  • Workshops
  • Abuse
  • Academic Performance
  • Addictions
  • Adolescents
  • Alcohol and other drugs addictions (AOD)
  • Behaviour Problems
  • Bullying
  • Burnout
  • Cancer management
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Conduct disorders
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Emotional abuse
  • Executive Coaching
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Gambling addiction
  • General Psychology
  • Geriatrics
  • Grief and Loss
  • Health psychology
  • Identity Problems
  • Infertility
  • LGBTI issues
  • Men's isssues
  • Men's Issues
  • Mental Illness
  • Obesity
  • Pain Management
  • Parenting
  • Personal Development
  • Personality Assessments
  • Personality disorders
  • Phobias
  • Physical Abuse
  • Physical injuries
  • Pornography addiction
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis
  • Relapse prevention
  • Religious Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Development
  • Self-Harm
  • Teenagers
  • Trauma
  • Violent and Sexual offenders
  • Women's Issues
  • Work Related Issues
  • Workplace Bullying

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Family Therapy Gestalt
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • Schema Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Families
  • Older adults
  • Women
  • Men
  • People with disabilities
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities
  • Couples

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Turkish

Services

  • Online consultations
  • Wheelchair access
  • Email consultations
  • School Visits