Approach

 

A registered psychologist for over 25 years, Suzanne was manager of the Counselling Service at Monash University, Caulfield campus for over 15 years before moving to private practice.

 

Suzanne has a particular interest in Positive Psychology. She believes that people can be happier and more satisfied with life by changing attitudes and habits and acquiring tools and strategies to reach greater fulfilment. She is experienced in using Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and is able to use a combination of therapeutic styles as appropriate. Suzanne has worked extensively with adults, older adolescents and couples. Her approach is humanistic, drawing on many years of training and experience. 

Qualifications, Registration & Memberships

 

•   Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)

•   Bachelor of Education (Counselling)

•   Graduate Diploma Business Management

•   Trained Secondary Teachers Certificate

•   Registered Psychologist (AHPRA) 1985

•   Member, Australian Psychological Society (APS) 

•   Member, College of Counselling

    Psychologists (APS)

•   Registered supervisor, Counselling Psychology

    (APS & AHPRA)

 

Areas of expertise 

 

•   Depression, anxiety & stress

•   Eating issues and weight management

•   Assertiveness & communication skills training

•   Couples Counselling

•   Grief   

•   Life/personal coaching

•   Self esteem

•   Transition and life change issues

•   Mediation

•   Workplace issues

•   Sleep issues, Insomnia
•   Adoption

•   Family Therapy