Anna has worked as a registered Psychologist since 1995, working with children, adolescents and adults. She has worked in schools, hospitals, Early Intervention Centres, Disability Services, and in clinical private practice. She has endorsement in Educational and Developmental Psychology and she is registered as a supervisor of Psychologists. She is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and is a registered provider with Medicare and private health insurers. She also provides services under WorkCover, TAC, and the NDIS.
Anna’s areas of expertise include depression, anxiety, adjustment issues, work-related stress, relationship problems (individuals), self-esteem issues, child and adolescent emotional/ developmental difficulties, parenting issues, student learning difficulties and behavioural problems in children. She provides cognitive (IQ), educational and behavioural/ emotional assessments of children and adolescents who are experiencing learning problems and difficulties in their development to assist in diagnosing issues which can then be appropriately addressed. Therapies she employs include cognitive-behaviour therapy, interpersonal therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, and schema therapy. Anna brings to her practice a non-judgemental, collaborative approach. Anna enjoys facilitating client growth and self-awareness and making a positive difference in people’s lives. She offers psychological consultations and educational assessment services on Wednesdays.
Anna works especially in the following areas:
- Depression & Anxiety disorders
- Assessments of children & adolescents (IQ, learning difficulties, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders)
- Relationship & parenting issues
- Behavioural, emotional & social difficulties in children & adolescents
- Self-harm and suicide intervention
- Registered Supervisor of Psychologists