Dr Christine Brown

Psychologist
B.A. (HONS.), PhD

Christine works with adolescents and adults on a wide range of issues, including anxiety, depression, work issues, relationships, and parenting. Christine has a particular interest in helping individuals develop strategies to manage ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Christine uses a variety of therapeutic approaches, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Christine completed a PhD at Deakin University. Christine has experience working as a psychologist in diverse settings, including private practice, crisis support, employee assistance programs, change management and organisational psychology. Christine has worked as a people leader and is an experienced coach and facilitator. Christine’s clinic interests are:

ACROSS THE LIFESPAN

  • Anxiety and depression
  • Emotional regulation
  • Developmental and Autism Spectrum Disorders

ADOLESCENTS

  • Anxiety and Depression – Assessing and treating social and emotional difficulties in adolescents, such as depression, generalised anxiety, and panic attacks
  • Adjustment difficulties – Assistance with coping during life transitions and changes
  • Challenging friendships – Support during difficult times with peers
  • Communication with parents – Assistance to manage challenging parent-child relationships
  • Workplace stress and pressure – Support for dealing with high-stress, high-demand workplaces or issues with managers or peers

ADULTS

  • Parenting Skills – Assisting parents to understand and reduce problematic behaviours and foster harmony
  • Workplace stress and pressure – Support for dealing with high-stress, high-demand workplaces or issues with managers or peers
  • Changing jobs – Support during work transitions
  • Managing chronic illness or injury

Christine is approved for Medicare, WorkCover and TAC. Whilst not registered for the NDIS, Christine can see individuals with self-managed funds.

Christine is also available for:

  • Professional Development Workshops regarding anxiety and ADHD
  • Information sessions for parent groups regarding child and adolescent mental health concerns and ADHD

Christine is in private practice and works part-time as a content creator for The Cairnmillar Institute and a Teaching Associate at Monash University.

Email: admin@entelechytherapy.com.au