Our Psychologist: Angie Scalise
Psychological treatments involve "talking therapies" and learning new skills to effect change. At Epping Family Wellness Centre, our psychologist , uses a variety of therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Attachment Based Therapy and Interpersonal Psychotherapy.
A Medical Referral from your General Practitioner is not essential but can enable you to obtain a rebate for services provided through Medicare.
Psychologists specialise in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a wide range of emotional, behvioural and relationship issues.
Psychology is the study of human behaviour. It involves the emotional, cognitive and behavioural characteristics of an individual.
Psychologists use their knowledge to help others understand conflict and discord, and use specific skills to assist with making changes in people's lives.
A Clinical Psychologist will have completed a Post Graduate Masters Degree with a minimum of 6 years training. A Clinical Psychologist is qualified to diagnose and treat psychological disorders such as:
- Eating Disordeers
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Emotional Regulation Difficulties
Psychologists can also assist with treating relationship and familial problems.