Simone is a clinical psychologist with over 20 years experience working with children, adolescents and adults in a range of psychiatric, organisational, educational, and other public and private mental health settings. Simone has also worked at ACAP (Australian College of Applied Psychology) as a clinical supervisor to students undertaking post-graduate study in Clinical Psychology.
Simone works as a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist in private practice in Willoughby on Sydney’s lower north shore. Simone’s practice encompasses work with adults (including couples), adolescents, children and their parents. Simone welcomes the opportunity to work from a developmental perspective, and across the lifespan, believing that it enriches her therapeutic work and its benefits for clients.
Simone adopts an integrative approach, drawing from a range of therapeutic modalities, informed by evidence and your individual needs and presenting problems.
Simone brings to her clinical and therapy work a warm and empathic approach, guided by experience and a belief in the fundamentally important role of the therapeutic relationship as a facilitator of change. Simone offers a safe, professional and confidential space for clients aimed at facilitating the development of personal insight, problem-solving skills, and improved ways of relating to others, situations and oneself.
Simone is a registered provider with Medicare. Under the Better Access scheme you are eligible to claim a rebate of $124.50 per session for up to 10 sessions per calendar year when you are referred by a GP under a Mental Health Care Plan or by a psychiatrist. Most private health funds also offer rebates for the cost of psychological services.