Ms Michelle Dean Psychologist

clinic location
Gordon Centre, Suite 2H Level 2, 802 Pacific Highway, Gordon, New South Wales, Australia
clinic location
Gordon Centre, Suite 2H Level 2, 802 Pacific Highway, Gordon, New South Wales, Australia

Overview

Michelle brings her genuine care and compassion for people, along with her experience working in therapeutic roles at Westmead Children’s Hospital, Blacktown Mental Health and the Brain and Mind Research Institute/Headspace Camperdown. Across all these roles, she has provided diagnostic assessments and individual therapy for mental health issues, including anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, and obsessive-compulsive disorders. She has also had experience working as an Applied Behaviour Analysis Therapist with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and has conducted therapy with children with ASD for comorbid mental health issues while working at Westmead Children's Hospital. Michelle is a keenly insightful therapist who has trained in a Masters of Clinical Psychology as well as in specialised therapeutic modalities.

Area of Focus

  • Affective disorders
  • Anxiety
  • General Psychology
  • Self-Esteem
  • Work Related Issues
  • Depression
  • Life Transition and Adjustment Issues
  • Stress

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Teenagers
  • Adults

Education

  • Masters of Psychology (Clinical Psychology)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) (Honours)