Meet Our Team
Accredited Mental Health Social Worker & Family Therapist
South Sydney Psychology & Trauma Recovery Service
Suite 2, 2A/16 Boyle St, Sutherland 2232
HOURS & ACCESS
Thursdays 10am – 6pm
REFERRAL TYPES – INCLUDING PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT SERVICES (PSS)
Adult Mental Health
Perinatal Natal Depression
I have over 20 years’ experience as a Clinical Social Worker and Therapist. I hold undergraduate qualifications in Psychology and Social Work and have a Master’s degree in Couple & Family Therapy. I have extensive clinical experience supporting individuals, children and families facing a wide variety of life, parenting and health challenges.
I aim to provide a supportive and holding environment for clients to safely explore their life experiences and make sustainable change. I am committed to working towards symptom relief and integration of mind and body experiences when working with clients who have experienced trauma. I also a qualified kids and adult yoga teacher and draw on these skills in my work.
Much of my career I have worked in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. More recently I have worked with a leading Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Team in Sydney. I am a certified Circle of Security and Tuning in to Kids group facilitator.
I have a strong interest in supporting women with all facets of maternal health including pregnancy, pregnancy loss and infertility, birth preparation and adjustment to parenting. I am also experienced working with perinatal anxiety and depression, parent-infant attachment and birth trauma.
My aim is to collaborate with the client to tailor an individual approach. My therapy modalities include: Systemic Family Therapy, Bowen Family Systems Theory, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Parent-Infant Psychotherapy and other trauma informed approaches.
I provide services under Medicare (Better Access and PSS) as an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker.