Psychologist Profile

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Tina Erne 

BA Psych (Hons), PG Dip Soc Hlth, AMAPS, MMHPN


Tina is a registered psychologist providing individual and couples assessment, counselling and therapy. She is an associate of the Australian Psychological Society, a Member of the Mental Health Professionals Network in the Hawkesbury, is an approved Medicare Provider of Psychological Services, an approved WorkCover NSW Provider of Psychological Services and has Undergraduate, Honours & Post Graduate qualifications in Psychology from Macquarie University.


Tina has a wide range of experience having been employed in a variety of health settings over the past 8 years including:

  • Private Practice,
  • Vocational Rehabilitation (assisting the long-term unemployed),
  • Conducting Research for Teaching & Learning
  • Working with children and teenagers with academic and behavioural difficulties, &
  • Disability Services Sector (assisting adults with intellectual disabilities)
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    Tina has undertaken extensive training in a range of psychological therapies and techniques utilising treatment strategies which are well supported by scientific evidence for effectiveness and reliability. Tina employs a combination of psychological techniques including cognitive behavioural therapy, brief-solution focused therapy, acceptance & commitment therapy, mindfulness based cognitive therapy, interpersonal therapy, dialectical behaviour therapy and motivational interviewing in order to facilitate supportive change.

      

    At Awakened Psychology we specialise in providing a warm and empathic response to concerns relating to depression, anxiety, self-esteem, self-harm, eating disorders, anger management, substance use, work and study stress, employment and career planning, trauma, grief and loss, relationships and change.