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Psychologists specialising in Trauma and PTSD

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Rebecca Dallard
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Rebecca Dallard is a seasoned psychologist with over 14 years of experience in both corporate and counselling psychology, including working with Employee Assistance Programs and in private practice. She practices as a psychotherapist, predominantly utilizing a Gestalt framework combined with evidence-based methods such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Mindfulness. This integrated approach has been profound in her life, allowing her to explore her "process" – unconscious habits developed during childhood that continue to impact adulthood. Her method emphasizes living in the present, fostering awareness, and connecting with one’s authentic self, offering a space where she can engage authentically with her clients. Rebecca's therapy is characterized by honesty, openness, and a commitment to being real and non-judgemental. She has a broad range of experience in helping individuals and couples navigate various difficulties, creating a supportive environment for exploring issues and facilitating positive life transitions. Her work particularly resonates with those seeking a new direction after previous therapy experiences or those well-versed in CBT and looking for more depth in their therapeutic journey. Outside of her professional life, Rebecca enjoys reading tarot, yoga, dancing, reading fiction, and exploring both traditional and alternative mental health strategies. Her interests lie in a holistic approach to well-being, incorporating various healing modalities to support her clients' diverse needs.

Specialises in:
Depression
Anxiety
Trauma and PTSD
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Rosie Haabjoern
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📍 Victoria Park

Rosie is a highly qualified clinical psychologist with a comprehensive background in both the public and private sectors, including mental health and forensic settings. Holding a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) with Honours and a Master of Clinical Psychology, her expertise spans in-depth assessment and treatment across a wide age range and a variety of concerns. These include depression, anxiety, complex trauma, adjustment difficulties, addiction problems, psychosis, and auditory hallucinations. Central to Rosie's approach is creating a safe, non-judgmental space where strong therapeutic relationships can flourish. She values collaborative work with her clients, aiming to explore the influence of past experiences on present challenges. Rosie’s therapeutic goal is to foster self-awareness, reduce symptoms, promote adaptive coping strategies, and enhance relationship satisfaction. To achieve these ends, she integrates multiple therapy models tailored to individual needs and goals, including cognitive behavioural, psychodynamic, attachment-based, and trauma-focused therapies. This adaptable approach ensures a holistic and personalized path towards mental well-being and personal growth.

Specialises in:
Depression
Anxiety
Trauma and PTSD
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Catherine Jackson
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📍 Victoria Park

Dr. Catherine Jackson is an accomplished clinical psychologist with fifteen years of specialized experience. Her approach to therapy is grounded in empathy and respect, prioritizing listening to her clients to deeply understand their experiences and aspirations. Catherine's therapeutic techniques are adaptive, ranging from helping clients to accept challenging thoughts and feelings, analyzing recurrent life patterns, cognitive restructuring, to healing from trauma. Her practice is inclusive, offering help for everyday challenges and significant mental health struggles. With a diverse background across different settings and issues, she tailors therapy to individual needs, using an array of therapeutic styles. Catherine is dedicated to facilitating positive changes and growth through therapy, encouraging those in crisis to reach out and begin their journey of healing.

Specialises in:
Depression
Trauma and PTSD
Relationship Issues
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David Parrick
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📍 Victoria Park

David is a Clinical Psychologist at WA Psychology and Wellness, who entered the field of psychology after a diverse 20-year career in government and nonprofit sectors. He brings a rich educational background with master’s degrees in Clinical Psychology and Human Resource Management, as well as undergraduate degrees in Science, Business, and Economics. David's clinical work extends to adolescents and adults, couples, and individuals contending with a feeling of being 'stuck' or unable to move past current struggles. He aids his clients in developing new skills and strategies for a better quality of life. His practice encompasses a broad range of issues, including depression, various forms of anxiety, trauma (including PTSD and complex PTSD), men’s health issues, ADHD, and behavioral issues in adolescents and young adults at risk of legal system involvement. He prioritizes creating a safe and non-judgmental space, affirming LGBTQI+ individuals, and employs evidence-based treatments tailored to each client's unique needs, including EMDR, CBT, Schema Therapy, and ACT. David also utilizes Mindfulness practices rooted in Buddhist traditions to support clients in remaining grounded during therapy. David is committed to guiding his clients towards achieving their personal goals and addressing their mental health needs through a collaborative therapeutic relationship.

Specialises in:
Trauma and PTSD
Depression
ADHD
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James McCue
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📍 Victoria Park

James is a well-established psychologist with extensive experience dating back to 2008. He has academic credentials in psychology including a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) with Honours and a Doctor of Psychology. His professional practice encompasses a wide spectrum of psychological issues such as depression, anxiety, substance use, behavioral addictions, anger management, and the treatment of trauma. James is adept in enhancing the capacities of individuals with autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. He is also highly skilled in forensic psychology, preparing reports for court, child protection, and immigration cases, and treating offending behaviors across a range of areas including sexual and violent offenses. His expertise extends beyond clinical settings into academia as a lecturer and researcher, and he is a committed member of various committees and boards relevant to psychology and law. James' depth of knowledge ensures a comprehensive understanding of both clinical and forensic psychological practice.

Specialises in:
Substance Use
Trauma and PTSD
Compulsive (OCD)
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Gillian Stevens
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📍 Victoria Park

Gillian is a seasoned psychologist with an impressive 20-year career that spans clinical practice in both government and private sectors, as well as academia, where she teaches, conducts research, and supervises postgraduate students. Her clinical expertise is broad, catering to both adults and adolescents facing a range of issues from clinical to non-clinical. Gillian's therapeutic approach is collaborative and rooted in evidence-based methodologies. Moreover, Gillian is skilled in producing victim compensation and court reports, reflecting her comprehensive experience with forensic psychology. In addition to her clinical work, she provides valuable supervision and mentoring for students and professionals in various stages of their careers, including postgraduate counselling, psychology, and social work students, provisional psychologists, and registered psychologists needing continuing professional development (CPD). As a founding member of the Association of Counselling Psychologists, she is deeply involved in advancing the profession. Her areas of specialization include anxiety, depression, chronic pain, substance use, stress management, trauma, grief, loss, and relationship difficulties, as well as clinical supervision and education.

Specialises in:
Anxiety
Depression
Trauma and PTSD
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Nina Adiya
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📍 Victoria Park

Nina is a dedicated psychologist with two decades of experience across various countries, working with both government and non-government organizations. She is deeply committed to assisting individuals in personal growth and navigating life's challenges, valuing the bravery it takes to pursue a fulfilling life. Nina's counselling expertise encompasses a broad range of issues, including anxiety, depression, cancer-related distress, attachment issues, psychotic symptoms, chronic pain, and familial and relationship challenges. She also has a keen interest in couples counselling. Nina's approach is characterized by compassionate understanding, a non-judgmental attitude, and a deep respect for the unique circumstances of each person’s life. She ensures a confidential space that encourages and supports personal development. Her therapeutic methods are evidence-based, merging cutting-edge research with clinical expertise. Nina focuses on the psychosomatic connection, the influence of emotions on physical health, the workings of the subconscious mind, and the enduring effects of childhood experiences on adult relationships. She carefully considers her clients' cultural, social, and personal backgrounds to collaboratively build strategies to enhance resilience, strengths, and overall well-being.

Specialises in:
Anxiety
Depression
Relationship Issues
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Vanessa Tan
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📍 Victoria Park

Vanessa is a Clinical Psychology Registrar with a heartfelt commitment to supporting individuals across all ages in a variety of settings. With five years of specialized experience with children with special needs, she approaches her clients with a person-centred, trauma-informed method, offering therapy individually, within family groups, and within broader systems like schools and communities. Her passion ensures that clients and their families receive comprehensive support to meet significant goals and lead enriching lives. Vanessa is particularly focused on perinatal and infant mental health, employing theories and practices that foster secure and nurturing family relationships. Her interest extends to assisting clients through the postnatal period, emphasizing the development of attunement and mutual trust between parents and infants. Recently, Vanessa has also developed a special interest in supporting clients through their gender affirmation journeys, ensuring a safe and affirming space for self-discovery and empowerment. Her areas of interest include trauma, autism, ADHD, challenging behaviors, parenting, emotion regulation, anxiety, panic attacks, and depression. Fluent in English and Mandarin, Vanessa’s ability to connect with a diverse clientele enriches her practice. Her therapeutic arsenal includes Mentalisation-Based Therapy, Mindfulness, Schema Therapy, EMDR, CBT, ACT, Applied Behaviour Analysis, and Positive Behaviour Support, reflecting her dedication to evidence-based and effective treatment modalities.

Specialises in:
Trauma and PTSD
Autism
ADHD
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Alicia Sullivan
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📍 Victoria Park

Alicia is a compassionate psychologist whose approachable and gentle demeanor greatly aids in addressing everyday life issues as well as more complex mental health challenges. With experience working with adolescents, adults, and couples, she has dealt with a wide array of concerns, from anxiety and depression to relationship struggles, self-esteem, trauma, spiritual questions, and personality disorders. Her therapeutic style is non-judgmental and supportive, underscoring the belief that therapy can significantly improve lives, regardless of an individual's starting point. Alicia's passion for aiding others shines through in her dedication to helping clients navigate and overcome the hurdles they face, enhancing their overall well-being and helping them find peace and direction.

Specialises in:
Anxiety
Depression
Trauma and PTSD
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Helen Fowler
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📍 Victoria Park

Helen is a seasoned psychologist with over 30 years of experience, including a Master's in Clinical Psychology. She founded HFA Psychology in 1995 and has practiced in both Perth and Canada, focusing on forensic mental health. Helen has undergone specialized training in trauma, substance use, and gambling addictions, and she has a broad spectrum of experience with children, adolescents, and adults, including those who are neurodiverse and gender diverse. Her particular interest lies in treating trauma, especially in those affected by interpersonal violence, such as family and domestic violence. Helen's expertise also extends to providing forensic expert opinions for various court matters and offering evidence in legal settings. Additionally, she has contributed academically through lectures on addictions, criminology, personality, and risk assessment. Beyond clinical practice, Helen is engaged in the psychological aspects of business development, offering corporate services, mediation, facilitation, and executive coaching, notably achieving certification as a Forum Facilitator for the Young Presidents Organisation. Her diverse expertise underscores a commitment to addressing a wide range of psychological needs across individual and organizational levels.

Specialises in:
Trauma and PTSD
Substance Use
Gambling