BSc (Psych)(Hons), M Psychol (Clin)(Hons), PhD
Rachel has 19 years experience in the psychological treatment of anxiety and mood disorders, and has a PhD in Psychology from the University of New South Wales in the area of post-traumatic stress. She is a member of the College of Clinical Psychologists.
Rachel works at MC Family Medical Practice treating the following conditions:
· Anxiety Disorders e.g. panic disorder and agoraphobia, social phobia, generalised anxiety disorder
· Mood Disorders e.g. major depressive disorder; postnatal depression
· Disorders following stressful incidents e.g., post-traumatic stress disorder, adjustment disorders
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy is the therapy of choice for anxiety, depression, and post-traumatic stress as it currently has the most robust evidence-base. This involves changing unhelpful thought patterns and behaviours.
Medicare Rebates are available for up to 10 visits/calendar year with a GP Mental Health Care Plan or a referral from a Psychiatrist.
For all enquiries or to book an appointment, please phone 0438 303 474.