Dr Belinda Barnes
– Please note I will be on maternity leave from August 2019 to January 2020 –
Belinda is a clinical psychologist who’s approach to therapy is engaging, understanding and down-to-earth. She endeavours to be consistently non-judgemental, open and empathic. Belinda has clinical training and expertise in treating trauma, complex PTSD, and developmental trauma, in young people and adults. She has special interests in dissociation, chronic pain, and the link between our physical body and our emotional wellbeing.
Belinda is a registered supervisor with AHPRA, and enjoysproviding a high-standard of clinical supervision to colleagues, other clinicians, and trainee psychologists.
Belinda’s therapeutic approach is integrative in nature; primarily drawing from modalities such as mindfulness-based approaches, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT), and experiential and psychodynamic psychotherapy. She has a special interest in longer-term work, with clients who have suffered trauma in their lives.