MPsych (Clinical) BPsych (Hons)
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.
The children, adolescents, young adults and parents that Jenn works with, have seen impressive results. She has enabled ambivalent clients to explore their personal values and define and achieve specific meaningful goals. With Jenn’s support, adolescents have been able to talk more openly with their families and increase participation at school. They have made decisions about their future career and successfully adapted to the changing environments of university and the workforce. In turn, the parents that Jenn works with, have learnt more about their child’s developmental trajectory, and how to engage in more consistent, positive and productive interactions with their children.
Her experience and qualifications are excellent. 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 female, 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 therapeutic atmosphere.
"The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind - William James "