Hi, I'm Viv
I see my role as a Psychologist to walk alongside clients on the journey to discovering themselves, and using a variety of interventions that best suit the client to achieve their goals!
So if there is a particular intervention that you love or loathe – please tell me in our first session!
Viv is ready to help you improve your mental health.
Viv completed a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours), a Masters of Psychology and just to keep things creative, a Bachelor of Music!
She is registered with The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA), and an Associate member of the Australian Psychological Association (APS).
Viv believes in a client-centred therapeutic approach, which acknowledges the client as the expert in their own lives. She utilises a variety of interventions, including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness-based therapies, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) and Narrative therapy.
Viv has been a registered Psychologist with AHPRA and the APS since 2012 and has a background in working with trauma survivors, military personnel, the general public (adolescent and adult clients), including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients.
She provides interventions for a range of psychological issues, including: Anxiety, Depression and other mood-related conditions, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Adjustment Disorder, Relationship issues Self-esteem and perfectionism, Trauma, including sexual assault, domestic and family violence, and adult survivors of child abuse, Grief and loss counselling and Performance psychology.
Areas of experience
Learn more about the various mental health challenges that Viv can help you with.