Simon Connor Nurse

clinic location
Address
C2/20-24 Karalta Road, Erina, New South Wales, 2250, Australia
clinic location
Address
C2/20-24 Karalta Road, Erina, New South Wales, 2250, Australia

Overview

Simon is focussed on providing trauma-informed care including EMDR and mindfulness-based stress reduction. Simon is a very experienced practitioner having worked in mental health for over 30 years in Australia and the UK. Simon has close links with local psychiatrists, and extensive experience in acute and sub-acute mental health care, including commissioning private hospital based psychiatric services at Brisbane Waters Private Hospital and Berkeley Vale Private Hospital. Simon also has experience in conducting Mental Health Assessments, including formulating Management Plans, Care-Coordination and Medication Management, identifying client needs and liaising with other health providers to ensure gaps in care are addressed and positive outcomes attained. Simon utilises a brief solution focused approach that is strengths based and is experienced in ACT and DBT skills based approaches to the delivery of care. Simon is a Credentialed Mental Health Nurse and is a member of the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses, and is now accepting Private and Chronic Disease Management / GP Management Plan client referrals under Medicare. Simon Is also accepting both Plan and Self managed NDIS clients, and WorkCover. Simon's client age range 16+ years.

Area of Focus

  • Alcohol and other drugs addictions (AOD)
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Crisis management
  • Life Transition and Adjustment Issues
  • Personality disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Psychosis
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Workplace Bullying
  • Workplace Issues
  • Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Modalities

  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Interpersonal
  • Psychoeducation
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Patient Focus

  • Adults
  • Teenagers

Languages Spoken

  • English

Services

  • Online consultations

Education

  • Registered Nurse, Credentialed Mental Health Nurse, Diploma of Higher Education in Professional Practice (Nursing) DipHE. Dip Care of Mentally Disordered Offenders (ENB A71).

Accreditations

  • Australian College of Mental Health Nurses

Certifications

  • Credentialed Mental Health Nurse

Fee / Service

  • Insurance Appointment
  • Medicare Follow Up Appointment
  • NDIS (Agency-Managed) Appointment
  • NDIS (Plan-Managed) Appointment
  • NDIS (Self-Managed) Appointment
  • Private Paying Appointment
  • Insurance Telehealth Appointment
  • Medicare Telehealth Appointment
  • NDIS (Agency-Managed) Telehealth Appointment
  • NDIS (Plan-Managed) Telehealth Appointment
  • NDIS (Self-Managed) Telehealth Appointment
  • Private Paying Telehealth Appointment
  • Insurance Phone Consult Appointment
  • Medicare Phone Consult Appointment
  • NDIS (Agency-Managed) Phone Consult Appointment
  • NDIS (Plan-Managed) Phone Consult Appointment
  • NDIS (Self-Managed) Phone Consult Appointment
  • Private Paying Phone Appointment