Nishma is a registered (general) psychologist.
Master of Psychology (Clinical Psychology)
Bachelor of Arts (Honours in Psychology)
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology & Criminology)
Over the last five years, Nishma has experience working with clients across the lifespan (older adults, adults, adolescents and children) in a number of settings including community mental health services, hospitals, schools, and private practice.
PROVIDES SERVICES TO:
Adults, Adolescents, and Children
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
- Anxiety – generalised, panic, social anxiety, phobias
- Trauma – abuse, PTSD
- Psychiatric disorders
- Child behavioural issues
- Crisis counselling
- Stress management
- Relationship difficulties (interpersonal)
- Sleep difficulties
- Grief & loss
- Psychometric assessments
TYPES OF TREATMENT MODALITIES:
Nishma operates from a client-centred approach tailoring each therapeutic session to meet the needs of the individual client. She utilises evidence-based therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Interpersonal Process Therapy, Trauma-Informed Therapy, Behaviour Modification, Play Therapy and Psychoeducation. She is committed to working collaboratively with each client to reach their therapeutic goals and live a more fulfilling and healthy life.