Dr Emma Bryant
Emma is a warm and empathic clinical psychologist registrar with a passion for evidence-based practice. She is committed to working with clients to tailor therapy to their individual needs. Emma values creating a safe, non-judgmental therapy space to foster supportive and collaborative relationships with her clients.
Emma completed her Bachelor of Psychology (Honours 1st Class) and Master of Clinical Psychology at the University of New South Wales. She pursued further postgraduate training at the University of New South Wales, and completed a PhD investigating biological factors that may contribute to mental health. Her research specifically focused on the potential role of a protein called fibroblast growth factor 2 in shaping psychiatric vulnerability or resilience.
Emma is a member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA) and the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (AACBT). Her registration number with the national governing body (AHPRA) is PSY0002266861.
Emma has experience working in both inpatient and community mental health settings, across private and public health sectors. She has training and experience working with depression, anxiety, emotion dysregulation, trauma, grief and loss, adjustment difficulties, hoarding and interpersonal challenges. Emma draws from a range of evidence-based therapies including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectal Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Mindfulness.