BA (Hons) MPsych (Clin)
Desiree is a passionate and wholehearted Clinical Psychologist who is dedicated to helping people overcome mental health issues, improve their wellbeing and thrive. She has a warm, down to earth and professional manner and loves working with people from all walks of life. She has an in depth knowledge and experience working with a broad range of presentations including depression, perinatal anxiety and depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder, chronic pain, eating disorders and borderline personality disorder. She also sees presentations such as workplace stress, relationship issues, life transitions, low self-esteem and parenting issues. She loves the variety of presentations in private practice.
Desiree is committed to using evidence based care including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Dialectical Behavioural Therapy. She is also trained in Circle of Security Parenting and Emotionally Focussed Couples Therapy. She has a keen interest in Interpersonal Neurobiology and loves to stay up to date with the latest innovations in psychology. Her approach is very collaborative and caring and she will tailor therapy to meet your needs and goals.
Desiree is a fully registered and endorsed Clinical Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia. She has been practicing as a psychologist since 2001 and has worked in private, public and corporate settings.