Deidre is a registered psychologist with a background in education and is experienced working with children, adolescents and their families.
As a psychologist, she has a collaborative and inclusive approach focusing on strengths to promote change and wellbeing. She has experience and interest in child/adolescent development, ADHD, ASD, anxiety and depression, parent-child relationships, challenging behaviours, difficulties with transitions, school avoidance, learning difficulties and peer relationships. She is adept in psychometric assessments and in collaborating with parents, carers and schools on psychoeducational reports and interventions to support her clients in their learning experience.
Deidre is a registered Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society. She holds a Masters of Educational and Developmental Psychology from Monash University, a Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (Honours) from Charles Sturt University and a Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Education (Secondary) from Monash University.
Child and Adolescent Psychologist MAPS
BA/BEd (Secondary), BSoc.Sci. (Psych) (Hons), MPsych (Ed and Dev)
(Available in Frankston)