WHAT I DO?

Michelle works with all ages, doing individual, family and group work. As a clinical psychologist her work in general psychology encompasses conditions such as life adjustment, anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, grief, personality disorders and a spectrum of clinical syndromes such as attention deficit disorder, autism, bipolar mood disorder and schizophrenia.

Michelle formulates a specific treatment plan to fit the special needs of each client with a strong focus on evidence-based science.

Michelle was predominantly trained in psychodynamic therapy, but she leans towards to work with behavioural “here and now” interventions. Therapy may take the form of health promotion, play, supportive psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and brain-based therapies such as BWRT and narrative therapy.

Appropriate referrals are made where necessary.

 

Services

SLEEP DISORDERS

A sleep disorder is a common condition that affects the ability to sleep well on a regular basis. Most people experience sleeping problems due to stress, hectic schedules and outside influences. However, when these problems present itself more frequently and interfere with daily life, they may indicate a sleeping disorder

HOME BASED SLEEP STUDIES

Together with Airo Health Care, Michelle offers home based sleep studies.

A detailed analysis and report is prepared by a medical doctor specialising in Sleep Disorders.

GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

Includes all areas of clinical psychology working with children, adolescents and adults, covering conditions such as depression, anxiety, grief, personality disorders and clinical syndromes.