Kristin is a psychologist registered with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA). In addition to her psychology qualifications (Bachelor of Behavioural Science, PGDip Applied Psychology, Master of Educational and Developmental Psychology) she holds a Masters of Counselling which also informs her practice.
Kristin works from a strength-based perspective and her work is informed by a range of evidence-based techniques including (but not limited to)Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), motivational interviewing and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). Kristin has experience supporting parents with evidence-based parenting techniques. Kristin is also experienced at conducting cognitive and educational assessments for the purpose of diagnosis and intervention planning.
Kristin supports a range of individuals across the lifespan including children (aged 3 years and over), adolescents, adults and older adults. Kristin draws from a range of experience having worked in community settings (family violence, addiction, mental health), private practice and school settings (primary and secondary). In addition to her past employment, Kristin completed a six-month placement at a clinic specialising in supporting children identified as being on the Autism spectrum.
Kristin is excited to be working at Mullum Rd in 2021. Kristin hopes to find her therapy dog next year (she loves all animals). She has recently welcomed Muffin (a kitten to her family) and looks forward to meeting the therapy animals that are part of the Mullan Rd clinic.