Vivian is a provisional psychologist who is currently completing her Master of Psychology (Clinical). She is warm and open-minded, and is committed to helping people through life’s diverse challenges. She is passionate about creating a safe and non-judgemental space to allow individuals to freely express their vulnerability and struggles. Her approach is evidence-based and yet tailored to the unique individual, to allow for an empowering therapeutic experience.
Vivian has worked with an array of people; from children to older adults, with a range of presentations including, anxiety, depression, emotional and behavioural problems, parenting stress, and relationship issues. She has worked in both clinical and forensic settings and has a special interest in empowering parents and improving the parent-child relationship. She uses Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Schema Therapy, to assist her clients. Her research has explored areas including the mother-infant relationship, postpartum health, and hoarding disorder.