Michelle is an empathic and compassionate psychologist, with a warm, gentle therapeutic style. She offers a safe, non-judgmental space for her clients to explore and overcome their current challenges.
Through her training as a psychologist and her work to date, Michelle has gained experience in a school setting, a headspace centre, university psychology clinics, and in a youth service supporting children, adolescents and young adults experiencing complex and severe mental health conditions.
She enjoys working with clients experiencing a broad range of concerns, including anxiety, phobias and panic, depression, stress, relationship / interpersonal difficulties, low self-esteem, and difficulties managing emotions.
She takes a collaborative and person-centred approach to her work, always striving to recognise each client’s unique strengths and values, and tailoring treatment to meet their individual recovery goals. She draws on a number of therapeutic models in her practice, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, and mindfulness-based approaches.
Michelle’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Arts (Linguistics & Japanese), Graduate Diploma in Psychology, Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours), and Master of Psychology (Professional).
Days Available: Tuesdays to Fridays