Doctor of Psychology (Clinical) – In Progress
Masters of Psychology (Clinical)
Graduate Diploma of Psychology
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Psychophysiology)
Ada is an empathic and person-centred psychologist who is passionate about restoring health and wellbeing with her clients. She believes in providing a safe, non-judgemental experience by adopting a collaborative approach to assist clients to overcome their difficulties.
Ada is a registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation (AHPRA). She received her Masters of Psychology from the Cairnmillar Institute and is currently undertaking her Doctor of Psychology. Ada has conducted research in the areas of anxiety, depression and sleep difficulties.
Ada has experience working within the forensic, hospital, private practice and public mental health settings. She focuses mainly on treating young adults and adults who present with a range of psychological difficulties including depression, anxiety, sleep difficulties, trauma (PTSD), alcohol and other drug issues, and emotion regulation.
Ada has received training in Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP) under the guidance of the Melbourne Centre of ISTDP. ISTDP is an evidence-based treatment that is highly interactive type of psychotherapy where Ada works collaboratively with her clients to identify the way clients experience anxiety or other types of defences to prevent painful mixed feelings from surfacing. Ada also has knowledge on a range of treatment modalities including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT), and Motivational Interviewing (MI).
Ada is available on Thursdays at the Little Collins Street CBD office.
Please call reception on 1300224665 to book an appointment with Ada.
Our online self-service booking system is undergoing a major overhaul, and will be unavailable until later in 2018. Until then, our friendly reception team is happy to take your call and book your appointments for you. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.