Renee Morrison

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

Renee is a registered psychologist and clinical psychology registrar having completed her Master of Clinical Psychology at the University of Newcastle. Her approach to therapy emphasises compassion, integrity and person-centredness. Renee has a background in working with clients presenting with mental health difficulties such as mood and anxiety disorders, grief/loss, complex trauma, drug and alcohol misuse, overcontrolled coping style, and personality disorders. Renee is trained in a range of evidence-based treatment approaches, including: Motivational Interviewing (MI), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), and Radically Open Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (RO-DBT). In addition to the READ Clinic, Renee provides therapy within an adult mental health inpatient unit working with a range of complex presentations. She also facilitates a variety of therapy groups in the community, including DBT (for Borderline Personality Disorder), Bipolar Disorder and Anxiety/Depression Management programs. Renee has published research investigating strategies for improving self-regulation to increase stress tolerance, resilience and over well-being in tertiary students. Further, Renee’s post-graduate research focused on exploring the utilisation of wearable technology for symptom monitoring in bipolar disorder with the aim of advancing approaches to individualised treatment and self-management in the future. Renee’s areas of interest include: Anxiety Disorders Mood Disorders Stress Management Drug and Alcohol Misuse Personality Disorders Complex Trauma Grief and Loss Overcontrolled coping style

Area of Focus

  • Alcohol and other drugs addictions (AOD)
  • Anxiety
  • Grief and Loss
  • Personality disorders
  • Stress
  • Trauma

Modalities

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Patient Focus

  • Adults

Languages Spoken

  • English

Services

  • Online consultations

Fee / Service

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