FIFO- Laura Fleming

Laura Fleming    Quals: BA, BSc, Grad Dip Psych, M Psych (Forensic).

Fly in Fly out: Fly in, Fly out work can be financially rewarding but can also be stressful. It can be difficult managing time away from family or friends, dealing with the transition back home and can lead to some negative coping strategies such as alcohol or substance misuse which can lead to arguments, relationship distress or issues with the law. Working with a psychologist can help alleviate the pressure and lead to better outcomes.

Counselling Approach: Seeing a psychologist to help plan your retirement can provide benefit. Laura works from a client-centred perspective – listening to the story of the client and letting the client set the goals, whilst utilising her psychological skills to assist the client to develop their own skills to achieve their goals. This can incorporate aspects of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) including Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing and Narrative Therapy. She is experienced in working with young people and adults from various cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander.

Laura Fleming Psychologist BrisbaneFees:  Sliding Scale depending on circumstances, usually $180/hr and $220 initial appt. Medicare and health rebates may apply.

Availability: Usually within a week.

Practice Location: Unit 1, 16 – 18 Beenleigh-Redland Bay Rd, Loganholme.

Appointments: Phone (07) 3067 9129 or book Laura Fleming online now!

Weight Loss Surgery – Laura Fleming

 Laura Fleming    Quals: BA, BSc, Grad Dip Psych, M Psych (Forensic).

Weight Loss Surgery: A decision to have weight loss surgery is a personal decision and usually made after a lot of consideration. A psychologist can assist by helping discussing your options in a non-judgemental way, provide feedback to your surgeon if requested, and help you plan for success with surgery.

Counselling Approach: Laura works from a client-centred perspective – listening to the story of the client and letting the client set the goals, whilst utilising her psychological skills to assist the client to develop their own skills to achieve their goals. This can incorporate aspects of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) including Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing and Narrative Therapy. She is experienced in working with young people and adults from various cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander.

Laura Fleming Psychologist BrisbaneFees:  Sliding Scale depending on circumstances, usually $180/hr and $220 initial appt. Medicare and health rebates may apply.

Availability: Usually within a week.

Practice Location: Unit 1, 16 – 18 Beenleigh-Redland Bay Rd, Loganholme.

Appointments: Phone (07) 3067 9129 or book Laura Fleming online now!

Social Anxiety – Laura Fleming

Laura Fleming    Quals: BA&Sc, Grad Dip Psych, M Psych (Forensic).

Social Anxiety: Laura works with clients who experience social anxiety. The never ending internal voice that comments on everything we do points out our faults or that everyone is looking at us when trying to engage in activities with others. This can be devastating and lead to isolation. Learning strategies to manage the negative inner voice can lead to positive life experiences.

Counselling Approach: Laura works from a client-centred perspective – listening to the story of the client and letting the client set the goals, whilst utilising her psychological skills to assist the client to develop their own skills to achieve their goals. This can incorporate aspects of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) including Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing and Narrative Therapy. She is experienced in working with young people from various cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander.

Laura Fleming Psychologist BrisbaneFees:  Sliding Scale depending on circumstances, usually $180/hr and $220 initial appt. Medicare and health rebates may apply.

Availability: Usually within a week.

Practice Location: Unit 1, 16 – 18 Beenleigh-Redland Bay Rd, Loganholme.

Appointments: Phone (07) 3067 9129 or book Laura Fleming online now!

Retirement – Laura Fleming

 Laura Fleming    Quals: BA, BSc, Grad Dip Psych, M Psych (Forensic).

Retirement: Have you recently retired or are you about to retire? Often the focus of this transition in life is financial planning, however it is also important to focus on how you will manage your social and emotional wellbeing. What will you do with your free time? How will you cope being around your partner/children/friends more or will you have less social contact and how will you cope with that? How will you cope with the change in level of responsibility? Will you feel useless? Let’s work together to make this time of your life the best it can be.

Counselling Approach: Seeing a psychologist to help plan your retirement can provide benefit. Laura works from a client-centred perspective – listening to the story of the client and letting the client set the goals, whilst utilising her psychological skills to assist the client to develop their own skills to achieve their goals. This can incorporate aspects of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) including Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing and Narrative Therapy. She is experienced in working with young people and adults from various cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander.

Laura Fleming Psychologist BrisbaneFees:  Sliding Scale depending on circumstances, usually $180/hr and $220 initial appt. Medicare and health rebates may apply.

Availability: Usually within a week.

Practice Location: Unit 1, 16 – 18 Beenleigh-Redland Bay Rd, Loganholme.

Appointments: Phone (07) 3067 9129 or book Laura Fleming online now!