Kym is a Psychologist with over 30 years experience working with individuals and couples with personal or work related issues.
Working in a diverse cross section of industries in both private and public sectors, middle and senior management positions and as a consultant, has provided Kym with the experience and understanding of issues that impact on people in the workplace. Her particular areas of expertise and interest are occupational stress and establishing work life balance; workplace bullying and harassment; mentoring and career advice; self-confidence, goal setting and achievement; vocational rehabilitation and the role of emotional intelligence in workplace functioning.
Kym values the therapeutic relationship in her work with individuals and couples experiencing personal difficulties and works with her clients to better understand their psychological and emotional world in order to facilitate change.
Kym uses an emotionally focused and strength based positive approach in her work with her clients and has skills and experience in the treatment of depression; anxiety; stress, including Post Traumatic Stress; loss and grief; and adjustment to other life changes, such as disability and chronic illness.
Over the years, Kym has designed and facilitated numerous training and development programmes for organisations and community agencies. She also provides professional supervision to Psychologists and Psychologists in training and mentoring for women.
Kym is a registered Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society.
Her academic qualifications are as follows:
- Master of Applied Psychology (Macquarie University)
- Graduate Diploma in Emotionally Focused Therapy (Institute of Emotionally Focused Therapy)
- Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Macquarie University)
- Certificate IV Workplace Training and Assessment
Kym can be contacted directly on: 0402 353 612