Nicole is a registered psychologist with the Australian Health Registration Practitioner Agency (AHPRA) and is also a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). She has recently completed a Master of Clinical Psychology at the Cairnmillar Institute.
Nicole has experience within private, education and community sectors of mental health. She aims to create a safe and supportive therapeutic environment, where the individual feels accepted, understood and respected. Nicole has a passion for working with adolescents and adults who are experiencing body image concerns, eating disorders, anxiety disorders and trauma.
Nicole adopts an eclectic approach to therapy, adapting to the unique needs of each client. These needs are dependent upon the individual’s current difficulties, treatment goals, expectations and motivations. Specifically, Nicole utilises strategies from the following therapeutic approaches:
-Compassion Focused Therapy
-Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
-Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Nicole comes from an Italian background, which gives her a deep understanding of cultural norms and therefore helps her relate to individuals of Italian or similar ethnicities. Whilst she can speak Italian at a conversational level, please note that she will not be able to provide therapy in Italian.
Nicole is available at the Kew office.
Please call reception on 1300224665 to book an appointment with Nicole.