Natalie is a registered psychologist with a passion for working with children, young people and their families to improve well-being and assist them to reach their goals and live their best lives. Natalie believes in listening to her clients and developing a plan in collaboration with them to incorporate their strengths and interests. She uses a range of evidence based, therapeutic techniques to empower her clients to make they changes that they desire.
Natalie holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) from Sydney University, Graduate Diploma Psychology and Bachelor Science (Hons Psyc) from University of New England and a Master Psychology (Clinical) from Australian Catholic University. Natalie comes from Speech Pathology background, where she has 18 years experience working with children and young people with a range of communication disorders such as Developmental Language Disorder, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, Social Pragmatic Communication Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorder.
The unique combination of Speech Pathology and Psychology provides Natalie with a perspective and understanding of the relationship between communication and mental health. Natalie has worked in a range of settings including private practice, community health and tertiary services such as NSW Health Diagnostic and Assessment Services and Sydney Children’s Hospital.