BPsychSc, BAppSc(Psych)(Hons), MPsych(Clin), MAPS
Professional Memberships and Registrations:
Australian Psychological Society
Psychology Board of Australia
Medicare Provider (Clinical Psychologist)
Rowena is a clinical psychologist who places strong value on the therapeutic relationship; aiming to provide a collaborative, supportive environment in which to explore your concerns. She is passionate about supporting individuals to develop skills which reduce distress, build resilience, and lead to meaningful change in their daily lives.
Rowena believes that understanding your experiences is a key step in making change, and will invest time to ensure that she and the client are ‘on the same page’. She primarily utilises a Cognitive-Behavioural approach, but draws on a wide range of evidence-based treatments including Schema Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing depending on the individuals’ preferences and needs.
Rowena provides support to individuals aged 16+ presenting with a variety of mental health concerns including:
- Anxiety and Stress
- Bipolar Disorders
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
- Interpersonal, Relationship, and Sexual Issues
- Life Transition and Adjustment
- Study Concerns including VCE and University
Rowena works at Mind Health Care full time Monday to Friday, and sees clients privately and under Medicare, NDIS, TAC, and WorkCover.
Rowena welcomes clients from ATSI backgrounds and is LGBTQI+ friendly.