Barbara is Registered as a Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
Bachelor of Behavioural Science, Latrobe University
Diploma of Education, Latrobe University
Graduate Diploma in Counselling Psychology
Barbara has extensive experience in mental health, alcohol and substance use issues. She uses a client centred approach to support clients in moving through life’s challenges. Barbara has experience in individual and group work, and has worked primarily with adults, and also has a background in teaching.
Provides services to:
Adolescents, Adults and Couples
Areas of Expertise:
- Alcohol and other substance use
- Relationship issues
- Anxiety and stress
- Adjustment to change
- Anger management
- Crisis counselling
- Chronic health concerns
- Building Self-esteem
Types of Treatment Modalities:
Barbara uses a variety of approaches in counselling, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Client-centered Therapy, adapting the counselling to the needs of the individual client.