Tanya Edwards

Clinical Psychologist

Availability: Tuesday, Friday

Description

Tanya is a Clinical Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency, a member of the Australian Psychological Society Clinical College and is a Board Approved Supervisor (Clinical Psychology). Tanya strives to create a warm, caring and supportive environment in which people can safely explore their difficulties and move towards their goals for health. She works collaboratively with clients to help tailor evidence based techniques to their needs. Tanya is proficient in the treatment of all mood and anxiety disorders. She also assists adults with ADHD to maximise their quality of life. She is passionate about helping people to understand how to recognise and maintain healthy relationships and is interested in how attachment patterns formed in childhood influence this. She has a particular interest in how trauma impacts the nervous system and is continuously extending her skills in the treatment of the same. She uses a combination of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, incorporating principles from interpersonal neurobiology and polyvagal theory.