Nicole Burnett Serene Psychology

Nicole Burnett

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Director/Clinical Psychologist MAPS, FCCLP

AHPRA Board Approved Supervisor

Nicole (Nikki) is a Clinical Psychologist who completed a Master of Clinical Psychology at Deakin University. Nicole works with adolescents and adults who are experiencing a range of difficulties including but not limited to; mood disorders, anxiety disorders, adjustment and trauma related disorders, personality disorders, grief and loss. Nicole has a strong interest in working with people with PTSD including emergency service workers and people who are living with a complex trauma history. Nicole also works with couples who are experiencing relationship difficulties.

Nicole offer’s a motivational, holistic, and client-centered approach whilst encouraging the individual to utilise their own personal strengths to enhance their experience of evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy Skills (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema Therapy, Schema Couples Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD, Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing (EMDR), and Solution Focused Therapy.

Nicole is also available to provide supervision to psychologists who are completing their clinical registrar program and to provisional psychologists in a supportive and non-judgemental space.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Graduate Diploma in Psychology

Bachelor of Psychological Science

Memberships

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Fellow, APS College of Clinical Psychologists

Member of EMDR Association of Australia (EMDRAA)

Member of International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST)

Availability

Monday: 10:00am–6:00pm

Tuesdays: 10:00am–6:00pm

Wednesdays: 8:00am–4:00pm

Thursdays: 8:00am–4:00pm

Whilst Nicole does provide reports as requested by TAC and Workcover she does not specialise in the provision of psychological reports for legal purposes such as family court or forensic matters.

Jessica Martino

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Clinical Psychologist

Jessica is a Psychologist who completed a Masters of Clinical Psychology at the Cairnmillar Institute. Jessica works with adult men and women (+18 years) from all walks of life who are experiencing a range of difficulties including but not limited to; addiction, mood disorders, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma related disorders, and personality disorders. Additionally, Jessica works with adults who experience emotional regulation difficulties, behavioural concerns, adjustment difficulties, and identity and social issues.

Jessica is passionate about providing a non-judgemental space where clients feel heard, supported, and empowered. This involves developing an open and honest relationship where individuals feel safe to explore underlying concerns and increase their self-awareness and self-confidence. Jessica also aims to help people to develop practical coping strategies and skills to promote wellbeing and deepen connections. 

Jessica works from psychodynamic and cognitive models of therapy that is tailored to clients’ needs and their therapeutic goals. Jessica uses a variety of evidence-based approaches including: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Psychodynamic approaches, Client Centred Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Emotion Focused Therapy, Mindfulness, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Bachelor of Psychological Studies (Honours)

Bachelor of Psychological Studies (Interpersonal & Organisational)

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Currently on maternity leave

 

Kymberley Serene Psychological Services

Kymberley Scharpf

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Psychologist

Kymberley completed her Master of Counselling Psychology at Swinburne University of Technology. With over 20 years of therapeutic experience, she prides herself on providing confidential, non-judgemental therapy to adolescents, adults, couples and families in an empathetic, flexible and creative way to best meet their goals and specific treatment needs.

She works successfully with a wide variety of clientele utilizing eclectic and evidence-based interventions such as: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, Solution Focused and Strength based Interventions, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Trauma Frameworks etc.

As a clinician she works from a holistic perspective and particularly enjoys assisting clients in the following specialty areas of treatment, in order to heighten the emotional management of issues in their lives: sexual abuse and trauma management, anxiety, depression, self-esteem, confidence, personal issues, grief and loss, couples counselling, stress management, family dynamics and parenting support, career and workplace and life directional issues.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

Graduate Diploma of Applied Psychology

Master of Counselling Psychology

Memberships

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Mondays: 9:30am – 3:00pm

Tuesdays: 9:30am – 3:00pm

Wednesdays: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Thursdays: 9:30am – 5:00pm

Teresa Perri Serene Psychological Services

Teresa Perri

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Psychologist

Teresa is a registered psychologist with over 20 years of clinical experience working with a wide range of age groups. Her current focus is with adults over 18 years of age and with couples. Teresa’s primary field of work is in the area of trauma, anxiety, depression, grief & loss, attachment disorders and life related stress.

She holds a Masters in Educational Psychology from Melbourne University and many other certificates in therapeutic approaches. Teresa’s work is evidence-based and client centered; focusing on mind/body connection in a holistic way.

She uses a variety of psychological, social and neurophysiological interventions to address the issues presented. The main models and frameworks she bases her work on are: IFS (Internal Family Systems), ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Polyvagal theory and MBCT (Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy).

Qualifications

Master of Educational Psychology

Graduate Diploma in Applied Psychology

Bachelor of Arts (English & Psychology)

Certificate in Couples Counselling

Certificate in Clinical Hypnosis (Honours)

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Australian Psychological Society (APS))

Availability

Fridays: 8.00am – 4.30pm

Jessica Gordon

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Clinical Psychologist

Jessica completed her Master of Psychology (Clinical) at Swinburne University of Technology. She has worked with individuals across the lifespan in education settings, community mental health services and crisis services. Jessica currently offers evidence-based treatment to adults who may be experiencing anxiety disorders, grief and loss, mood disorders, personality disorders, trauma-related disorders and postpartum disorders. Jessica has a special interest in women’s mental health, particularly the perinatal period. 

Jessica believes the key to productive therapy is a safe, non-judgmental and supportive therapeutic relationship. She aims to increase self-awareness and empower her clients to explore their world with honesty, confidence and curiosity. Treatment plans are tailored to the individual’s therapeutic goals, often with an emphasis on practical coping strategies. Jessica is trained and experienced in a wide-range of evidence-based therapies, most commonly drawing from Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Schema Therapy.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Post Graduate Diploma of Psychology

Bachelor of Arts (Psychology/Criminology)

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Availability

Tuesdays – 9:00am – 2:30pm

Thursdays – 9:00am – 2:30pm

(Telehealth only)

Tricia Williamson

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Clinical Psychologist

Tricia completed her Master of Clinical Psychology at Federation University. She has an interest in working with individuals who are experiencing a range of difficulties including anxiety disorders, mood disorders, adjustment related disorders, stress management, neurodevelopment disorders, personality disorders and disordered eating behaviours.

Tricia has worked with individuals across the lifespan (5 years+) in private and public settings. She draws upon evidenced-based treatments including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Schema Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and tailors these approaches to each person’s needs.

Tricia aims to build upon skills individuals already possess and work collaboratively with individuals to empower them, strengthen connections, reduce symptomology and maintain their wellbeing.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Graduate Diploma of Psychology

Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Forensic Science)

Memberships

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

 

Availability

Mondays: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Tuesdays: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Wednesdays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Thursdays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Fridays: 8:00am – 1:00pm

Cognitive, Educational and ASD assessments by appointment

Stein Serene Psychological Services

Stein Ringstad

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Clinical Psychologist

Stein is a psychologist who completed his Master of Clinical Psychology at La Trobe University. He works with adults presenting with a range of difficulties, including anxiety, depression, addictions, sleep, transition difficulties, and anger management. He also has experience working with chronic pain and other health conditions associated with stress.

Stein provides a safe and non-judgmental space for clients to explore, identify and change problematic thoughts, emotions, and behaviours. He aims to help people develop practical skills they can implement to improve their wellbeing throughout life. Stein tailor’s therapy to meet the needs of his clients and draws upon a variety of evidence-based treatments, such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Schema Therapy.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology)

Memberships

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Wednesdays: 1:00pm – 8:00pm

Thursdays: 1:00pm – 8:00pm

 

Naomi Craker

Naomi Craker

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Clinical Psychologist

Naomi is a Clinical Psychologist who has experience working with individuals in private practice, community mental health, and crisis services providing psychotherapy and support to adult men and women (18+).

Naomi provides therapy for individuals experiencing a wide range of difficulties including (but not limited to); anxiety disorders, mood disorders, trauma related disorders and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorders. Additionally, Naomi has special interest in supporting people with challenges related to emotional regulation, identity issues, adjustment to change and life transitions, and managing life stresses.

Naomi believes that the therapeutic space is most effective when it is a collaborative, non-judgemental, and supportive place for a person to safely express themselves and be heard. Naomi works from an integrated Psychodynamic-cognitive perspective, which means she focuses on establishing a respectful working relationship with clients, takes an active interest in the individual’s life history and lived experience – to work collaboratively towards symptom relief and resolutions of problematic patterns.

Naomi uses a range of evidence based therapies including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema Therapy (ST), Mindfulness and Self Compassion.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Bachelor of Social Sciences(Psychology)

Graduate Diploma of Psychology

Memberships

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Mondays 8:15am – 3:45pm

Tuesdays: 8:15am – 3:45pm

Thursdays: 8:15am – 3:45pm

Fridays 8:15am – 3:45pm

 

Penny Serene Psychological Services

Penny Clunies-Ross

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Psychologist

Penny is a registered psychologist with a Masters in Educational and Development Psychology from RMIT University. She is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and has many years of experience working with children and adolescents in private practice, clinic, school and early intervention settings. She works with individuals between the ages of 5 and 21.

Penny assists children, teenagers and families with a range of emotional, social, developmental and behavioural difficulties, such as anxiety, depression, grief and loss, adjustment and trauma related disorders, addiction, anger, self-esteem issues and social issues.

Penny utilises evidence-based therapeutic approaches to meet the individual needs of her clients and has a particular focus in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills (DBT), Strength Based Therapy and Mindfulness Techniques. Penny creates a supportive, warm and non-judgemental environment for her clients to share their thoughts and feelings.

She is compassionate, empathetic and works collaboratively with her clients, their families and other allied health and medical professionals to develop treatment plans that are tailored to their specific needs and goals. She delivers practical strategies and interventions and aims to provide coping skills that will enhance a client’s daily functioning. Penny has a passion for helping young people to implement positive changes in their lives.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Educational & Developmental)

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

Graduate Diploma of Education

Bachelor of Science (Psychology)

Memberships

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT)

Availability

Mondays: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Tuesdays: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Thursdays: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Fridays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

 

Erin Fitzpatrick

Erin Fitzpatrick

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Psychologist

Erin completed her Master of Applied Psychology (Community) at Victoria University. She has worked with individuals and groups across the lifespan in private practice, community mental health, and school settings.

Erin utilises an evidence-based approach to her work with children, adolescents, and adults in group settings. Her work with groups has often focused on empowering clients in social contexts and she has effectively and compassionately collaborated with people from many walks of life. Erin’s group work centres on lived experience and people’s self-expertise. She believes group work should be a collaborative, empowering and therapeutic experience, and she aims to meet clients where they are.

She works within an ecological framework to provide holistic support and understanding, while assisting people identify and utilise their strengths to overcome challenges and improve wellbeing.

Erin uses her knowledge of cognitive-behavioural therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, interpersonal therapy, mindfulness, and, in her work with children, integrated play therapy to tailor individual and group work to client needs.

Qualifications

Master of Applied Psychology (Community)

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

Bachelor of Science (Hons)

Memberships

Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Tuesdays 4:00pm-5:30pm for group work only

Chanel Taskovski

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Psychologist, Clinical Registrar

Chanel completed her Master of Clinical Psychology degree at The University of Sydney. She has experience with a diverse range of patients from 3 years of age to 82 years of age, from multiple ethnicities and religions, in addition to members of indigenous and LGBTQIAP+ communities.

Chanel has worked in private and public clinics, crisis services, university settings and correctional facilities, which have afforded a robust experience in assessment and treatment of a variety of presenting concerns, both diagnostic (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Depression Disorders, Borderline Personality Disorder, Anorexia Nervosa, anger management and emotional regulation difficulties, drug and alcohol concerns, war related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder and specific learning disorders) and circumstantial (domestic violence, poverty, infertility, divorce, mourning, work cover, and general life decisions/challenges).

Chanel provides a client centred approach when working with her patients, respecting the roles of both developmental systems and biopsychosocial models of health as they apply to psychological disorders, as well as the multiple factors that can impinge on mental health across the lifespan. Working collaboratively with her patients’ therapy goals, Chanel draws from multiple evidence-based treatments (Schema Therapy, Dialectal Behavioural Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Behavioural Activation Therapy, Exposure Response Prevention Therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Behaviour Attachment Systems Therapy, and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy), which she tailors in accordance with her patients’ needs.

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Wednesdays: 8:00am – 4:000pm

Thursdays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

(Telehealth Only)

Rachel Guthrie

Rachel Guthrie

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Psychologist, Clinical Registrar

Rachel works with clients across the lifespan including children, adolescents, and adults with a range of presentations including but not limited to mood and anxiety disorders, adjustment disorders, behavioural difficulties, drug and alcohol concerns, grief and loss, and trauma-related disorders.

Rachel has worked with clients across the lifespan in community mental health/drug and alcohol services and university settings. She has a special interest in working with children, adolescents, and their families to assist with behavioural concerns, mood and anxiety disorders and grief related presentations.

Rachel draws on a range of treatment modalities and caters these to her clients needs and presenting problems including but not limited to Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Dialectal Behavioural Therapy. Rachel is trained and has practiced in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), which is an evidence-based therapy that aims to bring awareness to our thoughts, feelings, and behaviours to assist clients to reach their therapeutic goals.

Qualifications

Master of Professional Psychology

Bachelor of Health Science (Psychology)

Graduate Diploma of Psychology

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Mondays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Tuesdays: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Wednesdays: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Thursdays: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Luke Serene Psychological Services

Luke Huxley

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Psychologist, Clinical Registrar

Luke is a psychologist who works with adolescents and adults of all ages who are experiencing a range of different mental health concerns.

Luke has worked with mood disorders, emotion regulation issues, OCD, addiction, relationship problems, family stress, grief, and school refusal. He has a particular interest in working with clients with longstanding personality issues including those with BPD and NPD.

Luke’s approach places the therapeutic relationship at the forefront. At the beginning of therapy, he likes to take time to get to know his clients properly to ensure that he understands their concerns as well as possible. A big part of his practice is helping clients recognise their strengths, then integrating these strengths into the therapy. Goals can also be an important part of therapy, but he always strives to assist clients to move towards their goals at a pace that they are comfortable with.

Luke provides several different therapy modalities, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. He also uses therapeutic tools drawn from Schema Therapy and Dialectical Behavioural Therapy.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Hons)

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Mondays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Tuesdays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Wednesdays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Thursdays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Fridays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Bryony Shellnack

Bryony Shellnack

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Psychologist

Bryony is a General Psychologist who completed her Master of Professional Psychology at the Institute for Social Neuroscience (ISN). Bryony has an interest in working with children, adolescents and adults who are experiencing a range of difficulties including mood and anxiety disorders, adjustment disorders, stress and anger management, emotional dysregulation, drug and alcohol misuse, neurodevelopmental disorders, behavioural difficulties, trauma-related disorders, and personality disorders.
Bryony has worked with clients across the lifespan in community mental health, university settings and crisis services.

Bryony is trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), which is an evidence-based therapy that aims to bring awareness to our thoughts, feelings, and behaviours to assist clients to reach their therapeutic goals. Bryony’s approach is to assist her clients to experience a non-judgemental space for inclusivity and openness to enable exploration of presenting difficulties and to achieve progress towards the clients set treatment goals.

Bryony aims to engage with clients authentically and collaboratively, offering an empathetic, calm, and respectful therapeutic approach. She encourages self-awareness, self-understanding, and self-motivation. She aims to ensure that the treatment modalities offered are responsive to the clients needs and goals.

Qualifications

Master of Professional Psychology

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)

 

Availability

Mondays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Tuesdays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Wednesdays: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Thursdays: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Brooke Walker

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Psychologist

Brooke is a General Psychologist who completed her Master of Professional Psychology at Victoria University. Brooke has worked with children, adolescents and adults in community mental health, school settings, disability, and specialist services.

Brooke has experience working with children and adolescents with emotion dysregulation, behavioural difficulties, anxiety, and depression, including those with ASD, ADHD, and intellectual impairments. Further, Brooke has experience working across the lifespan with individuals experiencing social anxiety as well as medication dependencies.

Brooke practises from a person-centred approach and aims to create a friendly and non-judgmental space. She believes in drawing on and developing clients’ strengths and coping strategies. Brooke seeks to provide an open and collaborative space where clients can develop a deeper self-understanding and foster greater self-acceptance.

Brooke is trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) and Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA).

Qualifications

Master of Professional Psychology

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)

Availability

Mondays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Tuesdays: 8:00am-4:00pm

Wednesdays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Thursdays: 8:00am-4:00pm

Fridays: 8:00am-12:00pm

Ruvi

Ruvi Fernando

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Provisional Psychologist

Ruvi is a Provisional Psychologist who works with individuals across the lifespan including children, adolescents and adults who present with various mental health presentations. Ruvi strives to provide evidence-based, trauma-informed and holistic treatment in a supportive and inclusive environment.

Ruvi has extensive experience working with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disability, mood disorders such as anxiety and depression, behavioural difficulties, grief and loss, emotion regulation issues, OCD, and trauma-related disorders such as PTSD.

Ruvi has previous experience working in the Positive Behaviour Support field whereby she worked with families and stakeholders under the NDIS to provide services to diverse clients of all ages who have mental health diagnoses, intellectual and/or cognitive disabilities and exhibited complex and challenging behaviours of concern. Ruvi understands the importance of collaborative relationships with other allied health professionals to promote person-centred care.

Ruvi tailors therapeutic approaches according to her clients’ needs, goals and presenting issues, while drawing on a range of treatment modalities including but not limited to Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectal Behavioural Therapy (DBT) and Schema Therapy.

Ruvi is empathetic, compassionate and has a passion for working with children, adolescents and their families. As part of her practice, Ruvi places emphasis on the therapeutic relationship and assists her clients by bringing more awareness to their thoughts, feelings and behaviours, highlighting their strengths and encouraging committed action to reach their goals in accordance with their values.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)

Bachelor of Science (Psychology)

Memberships

Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society (Assoc MAPS)

Member of The Australian Association of Psychologists Inc (AAPi)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Availability

Mondays: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Tuesdays: 9:00am – 6:00pm

Fridays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Bliss Serene Psychological Services

Bliss Amy

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Social Worker

Bliss completed a Master of Social Work (Qualifying) at the University of Melbourne and is a registered Mental Health Accredited Social Worker through the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW). Coming from an extensive forensic background (in both direct client and leadership positions),

Bliss has a particular interest in working with adult clients who present with drug and alcohol misuse, anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders, stress and anger management (emotion dysregulation), low self – esteem and transitional difficulties.

Bliss is empathetic and open minded, and approaches her work through a client centred lens; working collaboratively with her clients to establish treatment goals and treatment planning. Bliss prioritises the therapeutic relationship and the opportunity for feedback, utilising a strength based and solution focused approach to promote self-reflection and self-awareness.

Bliss utilises a variety of evidence-based modalities, tailoring these to the needs of her clients. These include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Schema Therapy and often draws from concepts consistent with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

Bliss can offer sessions under a Medicare Mental Health Care Plan.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Psychological Science

Master of Social Work

Memberships

Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW)

Availability

Every 2nd Friday 8:00am – 12:00pm

Katrina Foster Serene Psychological Services Sunbury

Katrina Foster

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General Psychologist

Katrina is a General Psychologist who has completed her Masters in Clinical Psychology. Using a person-centred approach, Katrina meets people wherever they are in their journey, and providing a welcoming space of compassion, understanding and safety.

Katrina works from the belief that every person is unique and will work collaboratively with you to find the best way forward.

Katrina has worked with both young people and adults and has worked with people who have experienced concerns such as depression and grief and has walked alongside people experiencing relationship and life hardships.

Katrina uses several evidence-based interventions in an eclectic and holistic manner that best supports clients in exploring their concerns and building personal strengths, skills and resilience.

Qualifications

Master of Clinical Psychology

Bachelor of Psychological Studies (Honours)

Bachelor of Psychological

Memberships

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)

Availability

Tuesdays: 8:00am – 3:00pm

Wednesdays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Thursdays: 11:00am – 6:30pm

Fridays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Nancy Kossis Serene Psychological Services Sunbury

Nancy Kossis

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Provisional Psychologist

Nancy is a Provisional Psychologist who works with individuals across the lifespan. She is also trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).

Nancy has completed a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and a Bachelor of Business. She is also a member of The Australian Association of Psychologists Inc (AAPi) and Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Nancy has practiced in settings including Crisis Services, Private Practices and the Education Sector.

Nancy enjoys working with people from all settings and backgrounds. She particularly has a passion for working with children/adolescents and their families.

Nancy strongly believes in an environment where patients feel safe, supported and empowered

She utilises a warm, empathic and non-judgmental interpersonal style. This allows her to connect and communicate with her clients. It empowers the client while she can identify areas for development and treatment.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

Double Degree- Bachelor of Psychological Studies/Bachelor of Business

Memberships

Member of The Australian Association of Psychologists Inc (AAPi)

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
(APS)

Availability

Mondays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Tuesdays: 11:00am – 6:00pm

Wednesdays: 11:00am – 6:00pm

Thursdays: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Fridays: 8:00am – 4:00pm