BSc Occupational Therapy
M App Sc Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy Reg No. OCC0001731240
Michelle has as a masters degree in occupational therapy with over 25 years experience working in mental health settings. Michelle enjoys working with clients to develop skills in the areas of mindfulness, mindful eating, relaxation training, sleep hygiene, communication skills and sensory regulation skills for adults. Her main focus during the past 20 years has been working with clients with borderline personality disorder and related difficulties using Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). Michelle provides both individual therapy and group skills training using Dialectical Behaviour Therapy.
Michelle has also worked with teams to develop DBT based programs in community health settings, private hospital day programs, inpatient units and in private practice for adults and adolescents. Michelle is able to provide individual or team based training and consultation for DBT based services.