Clinical & Educational Psychologist
Patrick has over 20 years' experience in working with children, adults and couples to improve mental health outcomes.
He focuses on the treatment of adults and couples, employing a wide range of therapeutic models to generate positive outcomes. These include neurological psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance & Commitment Therapy and Transactional Analysis.
Patrick also has experience in Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy, exposure therapy and Critical Incident debriefing for trauma, as well as Imago Relationship therapy and in Emotion Focused Couples therapy.
Patrick is a contracted service-provider for the Vietnam Veterans and Veteran Affairs Departments, and has provided this service for over 15 years. He is also well-versed in insurance, worker’s compensation and injury management cases.
Specialises in the treatment of:
- Depression, including perinatal depression
- Anxiety, Phobias and Panic Disorder
- Trauma and PTSD
- Couples and relationships
- Grief and loss
- Chronic pain management
Can also help with:
- Bipolar disorder
- Dissociative Identity Disorder
- Adjustment disorders
- Somatoform Disorder
- Self Esteem and assertiveness
Patrick’s Mental Health Tip:
A frequent human problem is that we don’t listen to our own wisdom. We know what we should do but we don’t do it; because it will be difficult or we don’t know how to. Take your wisdom seriously and take small steps at a time to get to where you want to go.