Team member:

Alexa Palassis

Position:

Clinical Psychologist Registrar

Location:

Perth, Western Australia and online

Available:

Thursday and Friday 

About me:

Hello, I’m Alexa.

I am a Clinical Psychology Registrar and I have recently completed a Master of Clinical Psychology.

I completed my masters dissertation on the Effects of Mother-Child Attachment on Childhood Anxiety Disorders.

I bring a broad range of experience across all ages, with a broad range of health concerns.

I have a passion for combining evidence-based interventions with supportive therapy that facilitates clients change and self-discovery.

have you ever lived abroad?

Yes I lived in Honduras for three months.

Tried anything new lately?

I’m actually renovating my first house!

SPECIAL INTERESTS:

  • Eating Disorders and Body Image;
  • OCD;
  • Anxiety Disorders;
  • Relationship Counselling;
  • PTSD;
  • General Mental Health;
  • Cognitive Assessment.

i thrive in helping people who...

are in their adolescence, young adult and adult women.

What are your strengths as a therapist?

I am warm, non-judgemental and I use a guided exploratory approach. I also bring interest/experience in the assessment of neurodevelopment disorders.

What is your general philosophy and approach to helping?

I consider myself an integrative therapist. My approach to helping is guided by my clients needs. My style of therapy is guiding and exploratory.

favourite therapy tools

  • CBT
  • CBT-E
  • ACT
  • Mindfulness
  • Compassion-Focused Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
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