Fiona is an approachable and empathic psychologist who is passionate about helping people through their difficult times. She is a Registered Psychologist and is an approved Medicare provider. She works with a client centred approach and believes in strengthening clients’ protective factors to build a more resilient individual.
Fiona gained her psychologist full registration in 2006, and completed the Masters of Clinical Psychology program in 2017. She is now completing the Clinical Psychology Registrar program, and is an associate member of the Australian Psychological Society. Her registration number with the national governing body (AHPRA) is PSY0001013093.
Fiona has worked as a psychologist in both inpatient and community mental health settings. Her experiences include working with adults and adolescents to manage a range of issues including anxiety, depression, self-esteem problems, grief and loss, social and relationship difficulties, work or study related stress, and other adjustment difficulties using psychological strategies. Fiona is interested in working with young people and adolescents to deal with social and emotional health difficulties. She is also experienced in working with children as young as 12. Fiona offers evidence-based therapy such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), solution focused therapy, motivational interviewing, and Mindfulness.