With over 20 of years of dedicated practise in the field, Shona is an experienced clinical psychologist with a special interest in working with adolescents, adults, couples, and families across a broad spectrum of psychological challenges.
Shona facilitates positive transformation and healing in her clients’ lives and tailors her approach to therapy based on the individual client circumstances and their presenting issue.
Her experience encompasses clients across the lifespan, hailing from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Recognising that each client is unique, Shona employs an adaptive and inclusive approach to her practice and uses a versatile range of therapeutic techniques tailored to each individual, couple or family.
Her unwavering dedication to her clients’ mental health and her ability to foster positive change are the cornerstones of her professional practice.
Shona has expertise in a range of presentations including:
- Anger Management
- Binge-eating Disorder
- Bipolar Disorder
- Childhood Trauma/Abuse
- Chronic Illness/Pain
- Fertility Counselling
- Greif and Loss
- Men’s Health
- Military/Combat Trauma
- Parenting Issues
- Relationship Issues
- Suicidal Ideation
Shona’s approach is characterized by a gentle, non-judgmental, optimistic, and collaborative style, creating a warm and safe therapeutic environment where clients feel empowered to explore their challenges and work towards positive change. Her therapy techniques include:
- Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
- Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
- Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)
- Gottman Therapy
- Mindfulness Therapy
Shona 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: $260.00 per appointment
Couples: $280 per appointment
Families: $280 per appointment