Childhood – 5 to 12 years – Ashley Cooper

Ashley Cooper    Quals: B Psych (Hons), M Psych (Clinical), MAPS

Childhood – 5 to 12 years: Childhood is not always smooth sailing – there are a number of issues and difficulties which can crop up, affecting both the child, their parent/s, and the rest of the family. These challenges may include grief and loss; childhood anger – which might be exhibited through aggression, tantrums, non-compliance or explosive behaviour; Asperger’s Syndrome; ADD/ADHD; bullying, and fussy eating, to name just a few.

Counselling Approach: Ashley provides a warm, non-judgmental, emphatic approach and encourages her young clients to engage fully in the therapeutic process to achieve optimal outcomes. She uses evidence-based therapeutic methods and is competent in a variety of treatment approaches including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), mindfulness, exposure therapy, motivational interviewing and solution-focused therapy.

Ashley Cooper PsychologistFees:  Sliding Scale depending on circumstances, usually $220/hr (initial appt $260). Medicare and health rebates may apply.

Availability: Usually within a week.

Practice Location: 1420 Logan Mt Gravatt, Brisbane

Appointments: 1800 877 924  or book Ashley Cooper online now!