Caroline is a registered clinical psychologist with experience working in the public and private health sectors.
She has worked effectively with adult clients presenting with a range of issues including mood and anxiety disorders, adjustment, trauma, grief, anger, low self-esteem and stress. Her expertise is in rehabilitation with several years of experience working across hospital settings in medical rehabilitation and traumatic brain injury. Caroline has experience providing psychological therapy to clients presenting with acquired brain injury and co-morbid psychological and behavioural issues. She has worked effectively with clients and their families and treating team to achieve client oriented goals and to improve the overall wellbeing of the client and their relationships.
Caroline’s therapy modalities include Schema Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Behavioural Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing and Positive Behaviour Support. Caroline is able to effectively adapt her therapy to meet the needs of the client and to achieve their short and long term goals.
Caroline holds a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Australian National University. Her doctorate research investigated the relationship between depression and the development of cognitive impairment in later life.
Caroline is endorsed as a clinical psychologist with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency), and is a member of the Australian Clinical Psychological Association (ACPA) and the Association for Contextual Behavioural Science (ACBS).