clinic location
Address
24 Shirley St, Byron Bay, New South Wales, 2481, Australia
clinic location
Address
24 Shirley St, Byron Bay, New South Wales, 2481, Australia

Overview

I'm a Psychologist providing general psychology and with a particular focus on trauma, complex trauma and personality disorders. I have provided therapy for over 30 years and bring an extensive range of training, skills, approaches and experience. My philosophy is to assist you to understand and address the issues that are troubling you so that you can put them behind you and live a fulfilling life on your terms, in the shortest amount of time possible. I am solution focused and draw against over 30 years of experience and more than 30 therapeutic approaches. I am currently doing onine video consultations and face to face consultations in Byron Bay.

Area of Focus

  • Abuse
  • Affective disorders
  • Alcohol and other drugs addictions (AOD)
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Career and Vocational Planning
  • Child Psychology
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Depression
  • Dual diagnosis
  • Emotional abuse
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Forensic psychology
  • General Counselling
  • General Psychology
  • Grief and Loss
  • Identity Problems
  • Intellectual Assessments
  • Life Transition and Adjustment Issues
  • Men's Issues
  • Mental health
  • Mental Illness
  • Parenting
  • Personal Development
  • Personality Assessments
  • Personality disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychopathology assessment
  • Psychotherapy
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Development
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Workshops
  • Addictions
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Burnout
  • Cancer support
  • Conduct disorders
  • Coping with disability
  • Couples Therapy
  • Crisis management
  • Custody issues
  • Developmental disorders
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder
  • Eating disorders
  • Executive Coaching
  • Family Therapy
  • Gambling addiction
  • Health psychology
  • Life Coaching
  • Mediation
  • Medico-Legal services
  • Men's isssues
  • Neglect
  • Obesity
  • Obsessions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Pain Management
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Physical Abuse
  • Physical injuries
  • Pornography addiction
  • Post-Natal Depression
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Relapse prevention
  • Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Difficulties
  • Sexual identity
  • Shyness & social skills deficits
  • Spirituality

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Eclectic
  • Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT)
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Existential
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychotherapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Choice Therapy
  • In Vivo Exposure Therapy
  • Neuro-Linguistic Programming
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoeducation
  • Time-Limited Therapy
  • Internal Family Systems
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Metacognitive Therapy (MCT)
  • Schema Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Adults
  • Men
  • Older adults
  • Women
  • People with disabilities
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities

Languages Spoken

  • English

Services

  • Group Sessions
  • Online consultations

Education

  • Graduate Diploma of Psychology
  • Bachelor of Behavioural Sciences (Honours Psychology)
  • Bachelor of Indigenous Studies (Trauma and Healing)

Certifications

  • Advanced EMDR Certification