Edwina is an Experienced Psychologist with a demonstrated history of working in Private Practice, NGO’s and Corporate Psychology. She has been a Supervisor of Intern 4+2 and 5+1 Psychologists since 2009 with all interns gaining full registration. She set up the Psychology Practice for Barwon Division of General Practice in Rural and Remote NSW.
She is skilled in Panic Disorders, Anger Management, Anxiety Management, Relationship Counselling, workplace bullying, Stress Management and is Sira (WorkCover) accredited. Strong healthcare services professional with a Graduate Diploma in Psychological Practice focused in Psychology from College of Professional Psychology degrees from Drake University and Sydney University in Science Psychology.
Edwina has a philosophy of inclusion regardless of race, colour or creed and as a Manager believes in supporting her staff in having an inclusive and safe working environment where all clinicians have a chance to thrive and extend their skills.
As a therapist she is passionate about her work but recognises that each client needs a unique professional that suits THEM and this is not always her therefore as a manager she would endeavour to find the co-worker who would be the best fit for the client.
Robert has completed a Bachelor of Behaviour Studies (Psychology), Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Psychology), and a Masters of Professional Psychology. He is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).
Robert is most experienced working within a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) framework, however he also draws on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Solution Focused Therapy (SFT). Robert also incorporates elements of Existential Therapy, Person Centred Therapy, and Positive Psychology in his practice when appropriate.
Robert has experience supporting people with disabilities (under the NDIS), people transitioning from inpatient mental health settings back into the community, and providing counselling services to people impacted by alcohol and other drug use. Robert has worked in a range of settings, including non-government organisations, charities, and private practice. Robert has a keen interest in working with men experiencing general anxiety, social anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, difficult life-transitions, and a lacking of meaning in life.
Please note: If you require a bulk-billed appointment, please call us on 0439 554 058.
Founder of Drummoyne Counselling
Couples and Relationships Psychologist
MA(PsychFamilyTh), MA(HealthEd), BA(Soc), Dip(Psych), Grad Cert(ClinicalSup), MAPS, MCCOUNP
Nese Sozen founded Drummoyne Counselling in 2013 as a centre of excellence providing an integrated practice between psychologists, general practitioners, psychiatrists, and allied health clinicians. Drummoyne Counselling has served the Drummoyne community and surrounding suburbs for the last 10 years, and has become an integral part of ensuring the community has access to high quality mental health care.
Nese is a Registered Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and she is also a member of the Australian Psychology Society. Nese has a Masters in Psychology in Family Therapy, a Masters in Health Education, and Graduate Certificate in Clinical Supervision. Nese has 25 years of experience in individual, couple, family, and relationship therapy. She has worked in mental health, alcohol, family/relationships, and corporate organisations in the capacity of a psychologist, lecturer, consultant, and supervisor. Nese has presented at national and international conferences and she has been in private practice for many years. She is committed to providing the highest quality service to her clients in order to assist them in reaching their maximum potential. She will also train, mentor and provide clinical supervision to psychologists.
Art Psychotherapist, Clinical Counsellor
AThR, MA(ATh), MANZACATA, MACA
Fan is a qualified Art Psychotherapist, Registered Counsellor. She is professional member of ANZACATA and level4 member of ACA. Fan holds a master degree of Art Psychotherapy and completed her training in Wesley Hospital Ashfield. She worked in mental health industry since 2012; she is passionate about combining mindfulness and acceptance methods with creative art therapy in mood disorders, eating disorders, personality disorders, grief/loss issues and workplace stress management. Fan is also experienced in relationships counselling, family issues counselling with a psychodynamic approach. Furthermore, Fan is able to provide individual and group (adolescence to late adulthood) art therapy sessions for self-discovery and emotional well-being. Fan speaks English and Chinese (Mandarin).
Fan is available to see patients on Tuesdays.
Australian Accredited Practising Dietitian
MNutr&Dietet Master of Nutrition and Dietetics
BNutSc Bachelor of Nutrition Science
Ahu is a nationally recognised Accredited Practising Dietitian and a member of Dietitians Australia. She graduated from the University of Wollongong with a Bachelor of Nutrition Science degree then completed a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Canberra. Previously she completed a Bachelor of Econometrics in Turkey and Master of International Business at Macquarie University and had a career in business management.
Her interest about healthy eating and cooking grew with in a family of chefs and she developed a passion for helping individuals to achieve best version of themselves by providing evidence-based nutrition interventions that are best suited to their goals and lifestyle.
She has had an extensive dietetic training including internship at Nepean Hospital Mental Health Unit. She has had an experience working with a wide variety of conditions, conducting individual and group educations for different disease states within different age groups including acute elderly, end of life stage patients, paediatrics, and general adult population from different cultural backgrounds. She follows a holistic approach to nutrition not only an individual’s medical circumstances are considered but also lifestyle and behavioural habits, social, cultural, and financial backgrounds, living arrangement, mental and psychological status and use this to information when designing nutrition care plan.
Ahu is experience in providing individualised nutrition care plan in the following areas:
• Weight management
• Mental health
• Eating Disorders
• Endocrinological Disorders including diabetes
• Metabolic syndrome including high blood pressure, high blood sugar, hyperlipidaemia, hypercholesteremia.
• Gastrointestinal disorders and intolerances
• Nutrition support
Ahu is available to see clients on Fridays and Saturdays.
To book with Ahu directly, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or via mobile 0452 527 407.
Telehealth appointments and after-hour appointments are also available.