• Principal Psychologist

    Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)
    Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia (PSY0001620497)
    Approved Medicare Services Provider under Better Access Scheme
    Approved Counsellor with Victims Services Approved Counselling Scheme for the NSW Department of Communities & Justice
    Approved Counsellor with Department of Veterans Affairs
    Accredited Counsellor for the State Insurance Regulatory Authority (previously known as NSW WorkCover)
    Member of the Australian Psychological Society
    Approved Health Practitioner in the Work and Development Order (WDO) Scheme
    Registered Permanent Impairment Assessor for NSW Motor Accident CTP Scheme

    Taryn is a Registered Psychologist with thirteen years experience working with victims of crime as a victim support specialist. Taryn has provided clinical support services since 2008 and has worked in private practice as a Psychologist since 2010.

    Taryn has a passion for working with people overcoming a range of challenges such as depression, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma, anger, behavioural issues, pain management, substance addiction and other addictive behaviours, self-esteem, parenting and interpersonal issues. She has a special interest in working with people who have experienced trauma and/or Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and are recovering from childhood abuse, sexual assault, domestic violence, adjustment issues and bullying.

    Taryn's approach is client-centered and holistic, with interventions and practical strategies tailored to meet the presenting needs of the individual client, with a focus on client empowerment and maximising well-being.

    Taryn makes strong use of evidence-based approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Solution-focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, and psychophysiological applications including relaxation and meditation training.