Provisional Psychologist: Intake, Group Facilitator, Altona, Teleahealth
Elke Braithwaite is a registered Provisional Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). She has previously worked with the Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Association (PANDA) as a Telephone Support Worker providing counselling and resources to parents who are struggling within the perinatal period. Elke has a passion for working with people who are experiencing distress and overwhelm associated with pregnancy and early parenthood. She enjoys working collaboratively with mums and dads to develop new coping strategies and skills to help navigate life as a parent. Elke is enthusiastic about group therapy and currently runs our ‘Kickstarter for Postnatal Depression and Anxiety’ group, which focuses on providing practical tools for new and expecting mums to better cope with the symptoms of anxiety and depression.