BA(Psych) PGDip (Psych) MPsych (Counselling), MAPS
Natalie is a fully registered psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Agency. She enjoys working with children, adolescents and adult patients at Harding Street Medical Clinic in Coburg, Geddes Street Medical Clinic in Ascot Vale and in a private psychology clinic in Moonee Ponds.
Natalie provides a collaborative therapeutic relationship for her clients using her engaging and down to earth interpersonal style. She aims to reduce emotional distress and strengthen client resilience to support clients to achieve their counselling goals.
Natalie completed her Masters in Counselling Psychology at La Trobe University and is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS). Natalie works from a variety of evidence-based therapeutic approaches including, but not limited to, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Natalie has experience in treating adults with mood (such as depression & bipolar) and anxiety disorders, perinatal and postnatal depression and sleep disorders. She also works with people experiencing ‘life’ problems such as parenting issues, relationship conflict, career dissatisfaction and stress management.
Prior to receiving full psychological registration, Natalie worked with children and adults with intellectual and physical disabilities for five years and was a trainer and assessor for adults hoping to become foster parents. She has also worked with families affected by Victorian bushfires in Kinglake and Whittlesea areas.