MPsych (Clinical) BPsych (Hons) BMedSc (Neuroscience) ACPA MAPS
Chantelle has experience in a range of environments, including a university clinic and community mental health services, working with anxiety disorders in adults and a child, adolescent and family mental health service providing both inpatient and outpatient care to children and adolescents. In these contexts, Chantelle gained experience in the provision of both individual and group therapy, primarily from a cognitive-behavioural framework, while also drawing upon elements of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness.
Chantelle is skilled in working with children, adolescents and adults suffering from anxiety and mood disorders, including generalised anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder. In addition, she has a particular interest in and experience with working with people suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder and hoarding disorder. Her interest in anxiety and obsessive-compulsive and related disorders was reflected in her research at both an undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Chantelle also has experience in working with a range of difficulties commonly faced by people, such as perfectionism, procrastination and difficulties sleeping. Furthermore, she has experience in assisting parents with management of childhood behavioural difficulties, having been trained in parent management training and Parent-Child Interaction Therapy.
Chantelle holds a Master of Psychology (Clinical), Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and Bachelor of Medical Science (specialising in neuroscience) degree from the University of New South Wales. In 2013 she was awarded the Syd Lovibond Prize for Psychology Honours, for meritorious performance in Psychology Honours in the Bachelor of Psychology program.
Professional Registrations and Memberships
Registration to provide psychology services with Medicare.
Full registration with the Psychology Board of Australia (PSY0001896174)
Member of the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy
Member of the Anxiety Practitioners Network, Sydney
Student member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association
"Worrying doesn't take away tomorrow's troubles, it takes away todays peace - Corrie Ten Boom"