Neil is a clinical psychologist with over eight years experience, he has a holistic, open and collaborative approach to helping others. He works across the lifespan from children to adults and with families.
Neil adapts his practice to suit each client’s individual concerns. He has worked in a variety of settings, including:
- Oncology and palliative care, supporting patients and families with end of life issues
- Acute adult psychiatry, within an inpatient facility
- Private practice with children, adolescents and families
- Tertiary institutions with young adults and adults, presenting with a range of issues
Neil is considered in his approach to treatment planning and intervention. He has a strong interest in neuro-psychotherapy. He uses this framework to help increase his client’s understanding of the environmental, evolutionary, biological and neurological underpinnings of their issues. He melds this with a focus upon relationships and strives to empower his clients.
Neil is skilled in the following evidence based psychological treatment interventions, including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Schema Therapy, Motivational Interviewing.
Neil has a particular interest in treatment of: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Disordered Eating, Developmental and Recent Trauma, PTSD and Personality Disorder.
Neil is fluent in German.
- Registered Psychologist with Australian Health Practitioners Registration Board (AHPRA) with area of practice endorsement in Clinical Psychology
- Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)
- Fellow- Australian Psychological Society (APS) Clinical College (FCCLP)
- Member of the Association of Clinical Psychologists (MACPA)
- Member of The Australia and New Zealand Academy of Eating Disorders (MANZAED)
- Member of the International Association of Applied Neuroscience (certified) (MIAAN(Cert))
- Member of the Australian Association of Cognitive Behavioural Therapists (MAACBT)
- Member of the Australian Association for Contextual Behavioural Science (MACABS)
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