Nicole is a Clinical Psychologist, and has completed a PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Wollongong. She is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and is a Member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA). Nicole is a Medicare Clinical Psychologist Provider, and is also a SIRA approved practitioner able to provide services under workers compensation.
Nicole works with adults of all ages. She is experienced with a wide range of problems including difficulties adjusting to life events and loss, relationship issues, mood and anxiety disorders, low self-esteem, and self-harm. Nicole is particularly interested in difficulties relating to trauma, as well as eating disorders and weight-related struggles.
Nicole is trained in a number of evidence-based therapies, working primarily from a schema therapy perspective and drawing from cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and acceptance and commitment therapy, which includes mindfulness strategies. Nicole enjoys providing short-term interventions, as well as developing longer-term therapeutic relationships with those who would benefit from a more thorough self-exploration. She works collaboratively with her clients, and will discuss with you the approach that is likely to best suit you and your needs.