Sarah is a warm, open and compassionate psychologist. She values working collaboratively with clients and aims to create a safe space in therapy to meet the needs of each individual. She works from an attachment-focused and relational framework which recognises that our life experiences, particularly our experience of being with others, often impacts on how we relate to ourselves.
Sarah draws on a range of treatment modalities, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Trauma-focussed therapies (TFCBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness-based therapy and Schema therapy.
Sarah has experience working with adults and adolescents in individual therapy. She has worked in a private psychiatric hospital for several years, where she has facilitated trauma-informed CBT and DBT group programs. She also has experience working in private practice, schools, public hospitals and community settings. She provides assessment and treatment for the following presentations: trauma and complex trauma, mood disturbance, anxiety, relationship difficulties, grief and loss, self esteem and identity issues, stress and difficulties adjusting to significant life change and transitions.
Sarah is a fully registered clinically endorsed psychologist. She holds a Master of Clinical Psychology from Macquarie University and a BA Psychology with first class Honours from the University of Sydney. Sarah is also a WorkCover accredited psychologist.
Sarah works at The Mind Clinic on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.