Jenn Broekhuijse is a Psychologist specialising in adolescents and young adults with anxiety and low mood. Jenn has a reputation for being approachable and friendly, enabling you to comfortably explore your emotional needs. She encourages a collaborative, team approach whilst exploring a range of coping skills. In turn this enables you the skills to realise your resilience and personal strengths, ensuring a feeling of connectedness and belonging.
Jenn is talented in introducing new skills in a gentle framework to help generate change and accomplish your personal goals. Jenn will always explore issues with genuine interest in a relaxed manner to create a space for you to thrive.
Impressive results have been evident in the children, adolescents, young adults and parents that Jenn assists. Enabling ambivalent clients to explore their personal values and define then achieve specific meaningful goals. Talking openly with their families and increased participation in school has been the results of Jenn’s work with adolescents. Assisting school leavers with the transition, making decisions about their future career and successfully adapting to the changing environments of university and the workforce is her passion. In turn, the parents have learnt more about their child’s developmental trajectory, and how to engage in more consistent, positive and productive interactions with their growing children.
A Psychologist at Creating Change, Jenn Broekhuijse combines a Master of Clinical Psychology and Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) degree with extensive training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Family Systems Therapy, to garner impressive results for her clients.
Working as a School Counsellor in all female, all male and coeducational environments has ensured she has vast experience working with adolescents, their parents and families. Her work in Private Practice, providing individual and group treatment for a range of ages only adds to this. Additionally, Jenn has gained valuable experience at Concord Hospital where she provided treatment to adults and their partners, experiencing significant health conditions.
Jenn provides effective treatment for a broad range of presentations, including generalised anxiety, social anxiety, specific phobias, childhood and adult depression, self-harm, suicide, behavioural challenges, performance and exam anxiety including HSC stress, and difficulties experienced in family and relationships.
Jenn Broekhuijse is renowned for her passion and ability to provide a caring, genuine and calm atmosphere.