Petrina started her career working within the disability sector, supporting the needs of children and adolescents with disabilities and their families. Since then, Petrina has also had experience working with individuals across the lifespan in her roles in non-profit organisations, schools, and private practice.
Petrina works with children (6 years +) and adults across a wide range of difficulties, including but not limited to:
- Anger management
- Adjustment disorder
- Autism (ASD)
- Grief and Loss
- Learning difficulties
- Parenting issues
- Relationship issues
- School refusal/anxiety/stress
- Work related issues
- Work stress
Petrina draws on a number of evidence-based approaches to support her clients in their well-being. This includes:
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- Solution Focused Brief Therapy
- Motivational Interviewing.
Petrina believes in using a strength-based and client-centred approach to work collaboratively with her clients in establishing and achieving their goals.
Petrina runs her own independent practice and engages Clear Health Psychology to provide administrative and other business services to enable her to provide assessment and treatment to her clients.
Appointment duration: 51 minutes
Individuals: $205.00 per appointment
Medicare rebate is available with a Mental Health Care Plan for individual appointments.
Cancellation Policy: Appointments are precious and we appreciate you giving at least 24 hours notice if you cannot attend. For cancellations under 24 hours, 50% of the session rate will apply with no Medicare rebate.
Please note: Petrina does not accept appointment for children under the age of 6 years old, couples or family sessions.