Laura Merrylees

Provisional Psychologist
Sevens Creek Psychology

About

Laura

Laura is a provisional psychologist who is passionate about working with people across the lifespan. Laura is particularly interested in working with children and their families and supporting people in regional and rural areas. Laura brings a gentle, supportive and respectful approach to helping her clients explore factors contributing to their difficulties and work towards their individual goals.

Style of work

Key skills

  • Empathetic
  • Compassionate
  • Caring
  • Understanding
  • Patient
  • Non-judgemental

Approach

Background

Prior experience

Laura has experience in working with young people and adults who present with a wide range of mental health difficulties such as depression, anxiety and trauma, and psychosocial issues such as difficulties coping with stressful life events, interpersonal difficulties and grief. Laura adopts a holistic approach to therapy and has experience using several well-researched psychological strategies such as cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT),acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) and dialectical behaviour therapy(DBT).

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts (Degree with Honours; Psychology), The University of Melbourne
  • Currently enrolled in Master of Psychology (Clinical), The University of Melbourne

Memberships

Publications

Registration

AHPRA: PSY0002476220

Looking for support?

Get in touch with our skilled and sensitive team and get back to feeling your best.
Enquire now