Kerri Fort

Psychologist

clinic location
C2/, 20-24 Karalta Road, ERINA, New South Wales, 2250, Australia
clinic location
C2/, 20-24 Karalta Road, ERINA, New South Wales, 2250, Australia

Overview

Kerri is a Registered Psychologist who first started working at the READ Clinic in 2013. Kerri is a registered psychologist with 20 years experience working in the field. She completed a BA (Psychology) degree at Macquarie University and then went on to do a Master of Arts (Forensic Psychology) degree at the University of Western Sydney. Kerri has a background working in adult mental health and then moved to Tresillian Family Care Centre where she gained experience facilitating postnatal depression groups, mother-infant attachments groups and provided individual counselling to parents. Kerri is passionate about helping mothers during the perinatal period and their families. Kerri works predominantly with adults mental health and late adolescents. Kerri is Medicare, Workcover, Private Health fund and Employee Assistance Program (EAP) accredited and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing Association of Australia (EMDRAA). Kerri specialises in a number of therapeutic approaches including Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Personalised Integrative Therapy (PI Therapy) and mindfulness. Kerri has a holistic approach when working with clients focusing on the Psychology (thinking, emotions, memories, coping skills), Biological (diet & nutrition, gut -brain relationship, sleep, exercise) and Social functioning (Lifestyle & Environment).

Area of Focus

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Parenting
  • Phobias
  • Post-Natal Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Stress

Modalities

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness

Patient Focus

  • Adults

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education

  • Bachelor of Psychology
  • Master of Forensic Psychology

Fee / Service

  • Follow Up Consultation
  • Insurance
  • NDIS (Agency/Plan Managed)
  • NDIS (Self-Managed)
  • Re-presenting Client