Our primary goal is the mental health and well-being of our community here at Forest Lake and the surrounding suburbs. Our goal is to enable you to be the best version of yourself. We like to work from a person-centered perspective and are very much client-led. Life tends to throw many obstacles our way and sometimes it means that you need someone to help guide you through this path. Psychologists are well-equipped to help you on this journey. Psychologist have at least 6-years of university study and placements, followed by ongoing professional development and supervision. All this means you will receive the very best standard in care and support.
Lisa is the director and senior Psychologist at Lakeside Allied Health. With over 12 years experience working in Government, Non-Government Organisations and the Private sector, Lisa is fully equipped to deal with a wide range of mental health issues.
Lisa’s specific areas of interest include anxiety, depression, stress, grief & loss, trauma and life changes. Lisa has a very calming manner and takes the time to listen to her clients and really get an understanding of presenting issues. She will work with you to collaboratively decide on goals and give you strategies to take away and work with.
Lisa has a Bachelors degree in Psychology, a post-graduate diploma of Psychology and a Masters of Mental Health specialising in Psychotherapy. Lisa is currently half way through a second Masters program specialising in Trauma-Informed Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Lisa holds general registration with the Australian Board of Psychology and also holds STAP accreditation enabling her to supervise students and other Psychologists. Lisa also holds membership to the Australian Association of Psychologists Incorporated.