Rebecca is a Clinical Psychologist Registrar with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). She has worked with a diverse range of clients across the lifespan with a variety of complex needs including abuse, offending, substance abuse, trauma, emotional regulation, depression, and anxiety for the purposes of assessment, case management, individual and group counselling. She has conducted research into the impact of alcohol and methyl-amphetamine abuse on cognitive flexibility and attention, as well as the role of self-efficacy and perfectionism in the development of paediatric eating disorders in partnership with Perth Children's Hospital. Rebecca has an enthusiastic, reflective, and non-judgemental style. She collaborates with her clients to obtain the best outcomes for them using evidence-based practice.
Master of Clinical Psychology - Curtin University
Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with a double minor in Health Psychology and Developmental Psychology
Senior Treatment Assessor - Department of Justice (2020 - present)
Sessional Academic - Curtin University (2019 - present)
Senior Programs Officer - Department of Justice (2014-2020) - facilitated substance abuse, violence, and general offending programs in a range of community and prison settings.
St John of God Midland Public and Private Hospital - Provisional Psychologist/Placement - Consultation and Liaison within Stroke, Parkinson and Rehabilitation teams specialising in older adult mental health (2019)
Parkerville Children and Youth Care (specialist child trauma service) - Provisional Psychologist/Placement - George Jones Child Advocacy Centre (Armadale) and Parent and Child Therapeutic Service (Mirrabooka) (2017)
Curtin University Clinic - Provisional Psychologist/Placement (2016)
Department for Child Protection and Family Support - Child Protection Worker (2011-2014)
Applecross Psychological Services/St Patrick’s Community Support Centre Hands on Health Clinic - Provisional Psychologist (2011)
Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
Australian Psychological Society (APS)
Fees for private consultations can be found on www.cygnetclinic.com.au/fees
Medicare based referrals and self-referral.