BA, BPsycSc (Hons), GradDipProfPsych
Dimitri has significant experience as a psychologist in providing assessment, support, counselling and psychotherapy, including short and longer-term work with children, adolescents and adults. Areas of psychological counselling expertise and experience, include relationship counselling, grief, stress, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, work-related problems, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, anger management, general personal development work, as well as, facilitating the process of psychological recovery from trauma experiences and complex trauma (i.,e childhood and adult abuse issues, domestic violence, family dysfunction, childhood neglect).
In therapy, Dimitri provides counselling support by drawing upon various theoretical approaches and utilising a number of psychological techniques, assessments and evidence-based treatments with clients, such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Mindfulness-integrated Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psychodynamic Approaches, Client-Centred Framework, Exposure-Response Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Strength-Based Approaches, Social Skills Training and Trauma Focussed Support.
Dimitri has worked as a private practice clinician over a number of years, as well as, as a school psychologist (high school and primary), alcohol and drugs counsellor, telephone counselling for high risk and vulnerable people (Mensline Australia and Suicideline), counselling support for Victims of Crime (via VOCAT), and the provision of psychological support in prison settings.
Dimitri is a Registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)- Registration number PSY0001684002; member of the Australian Psychology Society (MAPS); registered as a Medicare Service Provider and is also qualified to meet Worksafe, DVA and TAC clients.
Dimitri is available at our Reservoir office.
Please call reception on 1300224665 to book an appointment with Dimitri.