BPsych (Hons), MPsych (Clinical), MAPS
Psych Reg No. PSY0001892087
Rebecca has a masters degree in Clinical Psychology and has over 5 years experience. She has worked with adults and adolescents in a variety of therapeutic settings including university counselling, community mental health services, vocational rehabilitation, and in both public and private hospital settings working with addiction problems, chronic pain, and mood and general psychiatric disorders.
Rebecca is passionate about supporting people in improving their health and wellbeing, particularly those experiencing mood or anxiety disorders, life transitions, addiction issues, trauma and personality disorders. Alongside a motivating, warm and empowering therapeutic relationship she uses a range of appropriate and innovative evidence based psychological practises tailored to the needs of each individual. The frameworks she uses include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, mindfulness-based interventions and Motivational Interviewing.
In addition to her clinical work, Rebecca is also undertaking PhD studies. She works from a theory-oriented practice perspective and has an interest in research informing therapy and best practice. Her PhD research is focusing on supporting transition to recovery for people with substance use disorders through outpatient group therapy.