clinic location
Berwick Marketplace, Office 3, 6-8 Lyall Rd, Berwick, Victoria, 3806, Australia
clinic location
Berwick Marketplace, Office 3, 6-8 Lyall Rd, Berwick, Victoria, 3806, Australia

Overview

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.

Area of Focus

  • Academic Performance
  • Adolescents
  • Affective disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Behaviour Problems
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Emotional abuse
  • Forensic psychology
  • General Counselling
  • Grief and Loss
  • Health psychology
  • Identity Problems
  • Impulsive Behaviours
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transition and Adjustment Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorders
  • Parenting
  • Personal Development
  • Phobias
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy
  • Psychopathology assessment
  • Relaxation training
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Development
  • Shyness & social skills deficits
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
  • Work Related Issues

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoeducation
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Education

  • BSc(Hons), PGradDipPsych, MPsych(Counselling), Clinical Endorsement

Accreditations

  • Member of Australian Psychological Society (APS)
  • Member of APS College of Clinical Psychologists

Hours

This week

Monday11:00 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday9:30 am - 2:30 pm