Vivien is a registered Psychologist who has a Postgraduate Diploma in Education/Psychology. Vivien has more than 17 years’ experience in a variety of settings including community, hospital and private practice. Vivien works with adult individuals and couples.
Vivien also works with adults in a group setting. Vivien sees a broad range of clients including those with referrals from Psychiatrists, GP’s, Workcover, TAC and EAP.
Vivien’s therapeutic style draws on a variety of approaches to promote self-knowledge and self-development assisting her clients through both discussion and a variety of practical strategies. Vivien works in a holistic way using a mix of modalities to provide a framework to suit each client’s individual needs. Vivien draws on Client-Centered Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Schema Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Psycho education and Solution-Focused Therapy.
Vivien’s clients describe her as genuine, warm, engaging and practical.
Vivien’s specialist interests
- Anger Management,
- Anxiety Disorders,
- Assertiveness training,
- Bi Polar Disorder,
- Relationship Issues,
- Workplace Issues,
- Grief and Loss,
Vivien works in our Camberwell location on Mondays and Thursdays.More staff member profiles