Belinda is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker and is a Medicare Provider.
She has professional membership with the Australian Association of Social Workers.
She has a Bachelor of Social Work and Diploma of Community Services. She has over 20 years of experience working in non government and government organisations. She has a Clinical background working in Drug and Alcohol and Mental Health. She has extensive experience in working with adolescents (12-25 year olds) and Aboriginal clients and has a passion for working with individuals through a holistic model that is tailored to their needs.
As a specialist, Mental Health Social Worker Belinda can help in situations of specific or complex needs or when people are having difficulties that they are struggling to manage on their own. Belinda works with clients from children and adults providing confidential services that span from assessment to therapy. She offers a highly personalised, sensitive approach, tailored to your needs, helping you work towards a mindset for growth and change.
Belinda uses a person-centred approach to her counselling. She works collaboratively with her clients to achieve their goals and increase their well-being. She works to help people identify and overcome behaviours and thought processes that stand in the way of progress.
She uses evidence-based psychological interventions to help her clients with mental health having difficulties with low mood, anxiety, stress, depression, self esteem, self harm, social skills, adjustment to illness, grief and loss, trauma, and school difficulties.