Qualifications, Registration & Memberships

 

•   Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)

•   Bachelor of Education (Counselling)

•   Registered Psychologist (AHPRA) 1994

•   Member, Australian Psychological Society (APS)

•   Member, College of Counselling

    Psychologists (APS)

•   Registered supervisor, Counselling
    psychology (AHPRA & APS)

 

Areas of expertise 

 

•   Depression, anxiety and stress

•   Grief, loss and trauma

•   Sleep difficulties, insomnia

•   Self esteem and Confidence

•   Crisis management

•   Peri-natal depression

•   Workplace issues

•   Cultural issues

•   Transition and life change issues

•   Communication skills/assertiveness

•   Adoption

•   Sexuality

 

Approach

 

With over 22 years experience as a psychologist, Winifred has worked with people from a diversity of cultural backgrounds and experiences. She draws on a broad range of approaches including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Therapy, Family Systems Therapy and is trained in Mindfulness Meditation. Prior to training as a psychologist, Winifred worked as a midwife
and sexual health counsellor, developing a special interest in peri-natal issues. 

 

Winifred enjoys working collaboratively with people, creating a safe and respectful environment in which to explore personal challenges, and realise the potential to lead happy and engaged lives.