Director and Principal Psychologist
Psychologist, AHPRA Board Approved Supervisor, Biostatistician
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With a passion for human behaviour and learning, Belinda obtained her Bachelor of Psychology in 2009 and was awarded First Class Honours, a University Medal and the Australian Psychological Society (APS) Prize. Belinda is a Board Approved Supervisor for 4+2 and 5+1 Pathways. She is a full member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS) and is a committee member of the APS Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Interest Group. Belinda also provides clinical governance support to other health providers.
Having worked in psychology for well over a decade, Belinda is passionate about working collaboratively with people to reach their full potential. She has great respect for people’s vulnerability and courage as they proactively work to identify and reach their goals.
Belinda particularly enjoys working with neurodivergent humans, including those with Autism and ADHD, and AuDHDer's. Belinda practices evidence-based therapies with her preferred modality being Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). She brings a wealth of experience working with clients over 18 years of age presenting with a range of psychological, physical and personal challenges.
Belinda has extensive experience in workplace mental health, supporting workplaces to create a mentally healthy workplace for all team members, including those with mental ill-health, neurodivergence, and disability. Other areas of expertise include clinical governance, career counselling, suicide prevention, anxiety management, emotional regulation and self-care.
As a Psychology Board of Australia approved supervisor, Belinda values supporting early career psychologists and other professionals to provide exceptional quality psychology services.
As an innovator and leader in the Allied Health space, Belinda has developed and led successful multidisciplinary health teams to provide exceptional quality health services. She is passionate about clinical governance and creating an environment where health practitioner can thrive.
Belinda enjoys photography and bushwalking. She brings joy and passion to her work and is standing in her arena having created Arena Health Solutions, a place where all humans are welcome and empowered to stand in their own arena.