Eliza is a Psychologist who has over twenty years experience working with children, adolescents, young adults, couples and families. Eliza’s therapeutic approach focuses on increasing client awareness and self-support, and improving their overall well-being. Eliza focuses on empowering her clients to be more assertive and to lead choice-full lives.
Eliza is qualified to use a wide range of evidence based therapeutic interventions so she can find the right fit for each individual that walks through her door. Interventions include mindfulness based Cognitive-Behavioural therapy, Gestalt psychotherapy, Acceptance and commitment therapy, dialectical behavioural therapy, solution focussed therapy, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprogramming (EMDR) and trauma informed therapeutic interventions.
Eliza has prepared and presented psychoeducational programmes to many schools around Western Australia and has spoken on national television and radio about mental health.
Eliza has extensive experience in working with individuals and families who have been affected by family separation and divorce, anxiety, depression, drug/alcohol related issues, parent/adolescent conflict, ADHD, ASD, neurodivergent families, child protection and difficult adolescent behaviours.
Eliza is regularly appointed as a Single Expert Witness in the Family Court of WA and the Children Court and is appointed to complete independent parenting capacity assessments for the Department of Communities.
Eliza has an avid interest in encouraging other professionals to take the leap into private practice and offers supervision and guidance to all mental health professionals.