Gladys Johannessen

Gladys Johannessen2020-04-19T10:09:55+10:00

Gladys has ten years of experience as a  clinical psychologist working in mental health services and private practice. She has experience in treating a diverse range of mood and mental health problems including post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety and panic disorder, depression, emotion dysregulation, obsessive-compulsive disorder and adjustment difficulties. Gladys is flexible and adaptive in her therapeutic work with individuals. She uses different therapies and techniques according to their needs. Gladys is trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and uses other effective therapies such as Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and Interpersonal Psychotherapy. She has particular interest in the treatment of trauma using Cognitive Processing Therapy. Gladys believes that keeping up-to-date with research is essential to her profession. In addition to evidence-based therapy, she also brings with her empathic listening, patience and an open mind to her work.

Gladys is fluent in Cantonese.

Professional Affiliations

  • Registered Psychologist with Australian Health Practitioners Registration Board (AHPRA) with area of practice endorsement in Clinical Psychology
  • Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)
  • Member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA)