“I have come to believe that my role as a therapist is to help people facilitate the opportunity to develop a deep sense of fulfillment.

 

Everyone’s therapeutic goal is unique to them – of course what you bring with you will determine your goals and therapeutic focus. Having said that, it is my belief that ultimately what we all want is to feel well today and have hope for tomorrow. I genuinely believe that by developing a healthy ‘sense of self’ we can achieve this goal.

 

Working with one of our Psychologists offers you the opportunity to be supported in a process that is aimed at being enriching, helpful, reliable, dependable, safe and confidential.”
Lyndsay Babcock

Lyndsay Babcock

Director and Principle Psychologist - BA Psych (Spec.Hons); MPsych Couns; MAPS

Lyndsay’s genuine life passion is working with people to help them develop a more fulfilling and enjoyable life.

Lyndsay finds great fulfillment working with adults who are wanting support through major life changes and challenges. She aims to help people develop a greater sense of self-awareness and self-confidence, develop and maintain new and more helpful strategies, and deepen their sense of overall wellness.

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Background

Lyndsay grew up in Canada where she completed her Undergraduate Psychology Degree from York University in Toronto.

Upon completion she moved to Sydney and completed her Masters of Counselling Psychology from Macquarie University.

Treatment Models

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Psycho-dynamic Therapy
  • Family Systems Theory
  • Attachment Theory
  • Mindfulness
  • Positive Psychology

Memberships & Associations

  • Full Registration with AHPRA
  • Member of Australian Psychology Society (APS)
  • Registered with Medicare
  • Board approved Supervisor for Provisional Psychologists.

Experience Treating

Depression, anxiety, panic, OCD, stress and worry, adjustment disorder, personality disorders, pre and post-natal concerns, attachment, and relationship concerns.

Lyndsay has a special interest in working with women’s wellbeing.

Lareena Brown - Registered Psychologist

BA (Hons); MPsych (Clinical); Masters in Counselling & Psychotherapy (MCAP); Assoc. MAPS

Lareena is dedicated to helping her clients understand and overcome the difficulties facing them and bring about positive changes in their lives.

Lareena is passionate about providing a safe, non-judgemental environment in therapy, and works collaboratively with her clients to tailor therapy to each individual.

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Background

Lareena completed her undergraduate psychology studies at Charles Sturt University and Macquarie University, and her Masters of Clinical Psychology at the Australian College of Applied Psychology. She also holds a post graduate diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy.

Lareena worked for many years as a counsellor in a post-adoption centre and understands the importance of building a strong relationship as the basis for change.

Lareena has also worked with individuals struggling with eating disorders in specialist services, using a holistic approach to help them reclaim their lives and a strong belief that full recovery is possible.

Treatment Models

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)

Lareena takes a holistic and compassionate approach when helping her clients bring about change.

Memberships & Associations

  • Full Registration with AHPRA
  • Associate Member of Australian Psychological Society (APS)
  • Associate Member of the College of Clinical Psychologists
  • Registered with Medicare

Experience Treating

Depression, anxiety, stress, eating disorders including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating, complex trauma, attachment, interpersonal difficulties, grief and loss and adoption issues.

Lareena has a particular interest working with people affected by adoption and familial separation.

 

Registered Psychologist, Member of APS, Medicare approved provider

Sharmila Wagh-D’Silva

Registered Psychologist. BPsychSc(Hons); MPsych(Clinical); MAPS

Sharmila enjoys working collaboratively with her clients to develop greater self-awareness and wellbeing. She helps people navigate various life transitions by providing evidence-based strategies to enhance their strengths and resilience.

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Background

Sharmila is a registered psychologist. She completed her undergraduate and postgraduate studies from the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP).

Treatment Models

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT),
  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
  • Mindfulness

Memberships & Associations

  • Full Registration with AHPRA
  • Medicare approved provider
  • Member of APS (MAPS)

Experience Treating

  • Anxiety, depression, stress and adjustment disorders, interpersonal difficulties, acculturation issues, grief and loss.

Note:  At all times Psychologists are regulated by the code of ethical practice set out by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

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