Registered Psychologist with AHPRA
BSSc (Psych & Crim), GradDipPsychSc, MProfPsych, MAPS
Shawn is a Registered Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia (AHPRA), has
membership with the APS, ANZMHA, and the International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST). Shawn is currently engaged in advanced Schema Therapy (ST) training to become an Accredited Schema Therapist.
Shawn has been trained in CBT, ACT, DBT, ST, Imagery, Mode & Chair Work; and utilizes an eclectic approach that is evidence-based and holistically meets each clients unique and individual needs. He has worked in various roles in the field and is passionate about working collaboratively with his clients to improve their psychological functioning and emotional wellbeing.
Shawn provides psychological services for a variety of psychological issues, including but not limited to: depression, anxiety, stress/burnout, interpersonal, mood and personality, as well as promoting personal growth and development (self-compassion, mindfulness, self-esteem and confidence building). He has a special interest in working with individuals who experience chronic and complex mental health difficulties such as mood disorders; personality disorders; childhood trauma/PTSD; and comorbid conditions.
Shawn’s research area of interest is in the mental health of mental health professionals and he has published his thesis in the International Journal of Psychological Studies. Shawn spends his time outside of work with his family of two boys, as much time in the natural world as possible, and practicing what he preaches to sustain ‘peace, balance, and flow’ in his life. He looks forward to meeting you to assist you on your journey in doing the same.
Shawn does not bulk-bill, but will consider reduced fees for those experiencing extreme financial difficulties.
FEES FOR PSYCHOLOGY SESSIONS
Clients with a GP referral including a Mental Health Treatment Plan provides a Medicare rebate that can be claimed for up to 10 sessions in a calendar year.
Private health funds may provide a rebate for some of the sessions.
|APS Recommended Fee||$251|
|Cancellation Fee* within 36 Hours||$100|
If your appointment is cancelled within 36 hours of your scheduled appointment, we will do our best to replace your appointment. However, if we are unable to replace your appointment, a $100 fee will be charged to you. This fee will need to be paid directly by you and cannot be passed on to Medicare or any other third party.