Shaw Psychology - Melbourne CBD


Shaw Psychology - Melbourne CBD

Practitioners at this location

Dr Daniel Shaw

Psychologist

Daniel is a nationally registered psychologist with experience in providing psychological counselling and group psycho-education to adults and adolescents. His experience has spanned across multiple settings: public mental health, outreach support, employment assistance programs, critical incident support, education and career counselling, relationship counselling, anger management focused behavioural change, and crisis counselling. He has undergone training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) to extend his clinical expertise and has incorporated ACT into many of his professional endeavours. He works collaboratively with clients and aims to help clients to overcome their challenges and achieve personal understanding, growth and value. Daniel believes that counselling needs to consider each client's life context and does not define clients by their diagnosis. Depending on the needs of each client, he will use a therapeutic approach that is evidenced to assist with their issue and matches with their values.

Ms Silvia Violante

Psychologist

Silvia is a nationally registered psychologist with experience in providing psychological counselling and group therapy to adults and young people. Her experience has derived from having worked in both public and private sector of mental health in Mexico and Australia. Silvia has experience working with a variety of issues including anxiety, depression, self-esteem, substance use and emotional regulation. She also has a key interest in working with obesity and stigma. Silvia is able to provide psychological services in English and Spanish. She has received extensive training in psychological interventions such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and, Positive Psychology. Silvia uses a collaborative approach with clients in order to tailor treatment plans that help clients to understand their current challenges and assist them in achieving their goals through utilising their strengths. Silvia practices exercise and meditation regularly. She also enjoys music and travelling.