Clinical Psychologist
Dr Jessica Arentz
Clinical Psychologist

Anxiety House Northside: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Treatment Areas

Children and Adolescents:

Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Eating Disorders (CBT-E and CBT-AR), Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD), Functional Neurological Disorder (FND), Selective Mutism, ADHD, Autism, Interpersonal/Relationship Difficulties, Trauma, Emotion Dysregulation, Depression and Self-Harming Behaviours, and Family Therapy.

Anxiety, OCD, ADHD, Autism, Parenting Strategies, and Family Therapy.


A full range of assessments across the lifespan. See our assessments page for more details.

Jess is a dedicated and compassionate Clinical Psychologist registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. She holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology, with a specialized focus on relationship skills and the cultivation of a strong working alliance in therapeutic settings. Her research and academic journey have been dedicated to unravelling the intricacies of interpersonal dynamics within the therapeutic context and the importance of care that is centred around a person’s individual needs.

Jess’s passion lies in making a positive impact on the lives of children, adolescents, and young adults. With a specialized focus on this demographic, she brings a wealth of experience and expertise to address a diverse array of psychological challenges. Her experience spans working in both emergency, inpatient and outpatient hospital services, including Child and Youth Mental Health Services (CYMHS) and Adult Community Mental Health Services.

Using an integrative therapeutic approach, Jessica draws from a variety of evidence-based frameworks, such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Structural and Systemic Family Therapies, Schema Therapy, and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). This versatility allows her to tailor interventions to meet the unique needs of each client, fostering a holistic and effective therapeutic experience. She believes in the importance of a comprehensive formulation and develops a tailored evidence-based treatment plan to meet the individual needs of her clients.

Jess’s compassionate, warm, and collaborative demeanour creates a safe space for her clients to express themselves. She recognizes the importance of understanding and addressing the distinct challenges that children, adolescents, and young adults face, working diligently to provide not only support but also empowering tools for lasting positive change.

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Note: Our clinic is not a crisis service so please call Lifeline (13 11 14) or the Suicide Call-back Service (1300 659 467) for support if you are feeling suicidal. In an emergency, please dial 000.

Interested in joining our team at Anxiety House Brisbane (AHB)?

    • Masters and/or Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
    • Eligible for registration with AHPRA as an endorsed “Clinical Psychologist” or eligibility for the clinical psychology registrar program
    • Eligible for Medicare registration
    • Professional indemnity insurance
    • Clinical supervision
    • Supportive team environment
    • Peer mentoring
    • Modern refurnished consulting rooms
    • Stream of referrals
    • Psychiatry input with our sister practice Oxford Clinic
    • On site educational and developmental assessments
    • Full-time on-site reception services
    • Internet
    • Company email
    • Practice management software
    • Continued professional development offerings as a team
    • Marketing service
    • Private practice mentoring
    • Career development and company progression
    • Free training in OCRD and Eating Disorders
    • Working in a well-established clinic with a solid reputation
    • Be part of a larger organisation with sister clinics in Brisbane (double CPD)
    • Attractive remuneration
    • Ability to develop your skills within niche areas
    • Paid Clinical Registrar Program
  • If you’re interested, please complete the form below and we will reach out to you.

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