B.Sc. Hons. (Psych), M. Psych. (Clin)
Felicity is a Psychology Board of Australia (AHPRA) registered Psychologist. She has extensive experience working with children and young people (0-18 years) and their parents, with a particular interest in early childhood development, attachment, and parenting. Felicity has a background in parenting assessment, assessment of children, therapy provision to children in out of home care, and supporting caregivers regarding children’s behavioural, developmental, and attachment needs. Felicity has a particular interest in families’ experiences of navigating the perinatal period, and completed her Masters thesis on the relationship between mothers’ mental health during the perinatal period and infant emotional regulation. Her work is underpinned by an understanding of developmental neurobiology, attachment and trauma informed care.
Felicity has training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour therapy, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy, Gottman relationship therapy, Supporting Bereaved Parents, and the Circle of Security Parenting Program. Felicity strongly believes in empowering individuals to develop the skills to enable them to thrive, and has a respectful understanding of each individual’s unique journey.
Felicity has completed Perinatal Mental Health specific training through the Centre of Perinatal Excellence (COPE) and the Seleni Institute.