Emily values bringing compassion, authenticity, and presence to clients. She provides a non-judgemental space and works collaboratively to build skills in coping with difficult thoughts and feelings. Emily recognises the unique capacity of each individual, and enjoys walking beside her clients towards meaning and insight.
Emily has experience working in inpatient and outpatient mental health settings, supporting adults and young people with a diverse range of mental health difficulties. Emily tailors her therapeutic approach to meet the needs of each individual client. Her practice is informed by a variety of evidence-based interventions, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema Therapy, Mindful Self-Compassion, Mindfulness, and Exposure Response Prevention (ERP).
Emily enjoys helping adolescents and adults with:
- Anxiety disorders
- Obsessive-Compulsive and related disorders
- Problems with self-esteem and self-criticism
- Difficulties managing emotion
- Adjustment difficulties
Other Professional Interests
Emily conducts research on mindfulness, how it works, and its utility for the wellbeing of children, adolescents, and adults. She is an avid reader and continuously learning.
- Master of Psychology (Clinical) Candidate – Australian Catholic University
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours) – University of Melbourne