Therese is an experienced clinical psychologist who has worked in private practice in the local area for over ten years. She has many years of experience in the provision of psychological services to adolescents, adults and couples. In the past she has worked in community mental health settings treating clients with serious mental illness in the Eastern and then the Southern Area Mental Health Services.
In Southern mental health she worked in a senior capacity as a specialist clinical psychologist providing individual and group therapy, supervision of clinical psychology students, and outpatient treatment of eating disorders.
She treats all the major presenting conditions including depression, anxiety disorders, relationship and sexual difficulties, and eating disorders. She has completed extra courses in grief therapy and clinical hypnosis. She uses a variety of therapeutic approaches including Cognitive-behaviour therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Interpersonal approaches, and Mindfulness.