clinic location
157 Myers Street, Geelong, Victoria, 3220, Australia
clinic location
157 Myers Street, Geelong, Victoria, 3220, Australia

Overview

Tara is a psychologist with experience working with adults, families and young people to assist with a range of mental health difficulties. Tara has worked in a number of different settings including community counselling, employee assistance programs, community and inpatient mental health services. Tara is committed to achieving the best possible outcomes with her clients. Working collaboratively with each client to identify their individual needs, goals, strengths and priorities is a key aspect of her work. Tara uses an integrative approach, utilising cognitive behavioural therapy, mindfulness based approaches, dialectical behaviour therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy. Tara is particularly interested in working with clients with anxiety, disordered eating, maladaptive coping skills, trauma, personality disorders and interpersonal difficulties.

Area of Focus

  • Adolescents
  • Alcohol and other drugs addictions (AOD)
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Dual diagnosis
  • Eating disorders
  • Mental health
  • Personality disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Trauma
  • Victim of Crime

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • In Vivo Exposure Therapy
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Psychotherapy
  • Schema Therapy

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education

  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)
  • Graduate Diploma of Psychology
  • Graduate Diploma of Psychotherapy
  • Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Political Science)

Hours

This week

Tuesday10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday9:30 am - 4:30 pm