Founder and Director – Psychologist
BPsychStud (Int-per & Org), GradDipPsych, MPsych (Prof), MPsych (ProfPrac), AAPi, MAPS.
She has had the pleasure to work with individuals across the lifespan from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. She has worked in a variety of areas including educational setting, a non-profit community organisation, Department of Human Services/ Department of Jobs and Small Businesses through an employment provider, and private practice.
She prefers to use a client-centred approach, and incorporates other evidence based therapies
- cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT),
- Interpersonal therapy (ITP),
- Motivational Interviewing (MI),
- play therapy,
- solution focused therapy, and
- relaxation therapy.
Burcu has expertise in and values the role of assessment of cognition, behaviour and academic/work functioning in determining the strengths and weaknesses of the people she works with.
In order to capture a holistic perspective she likes to take a detailed history during the intake
session. Following assessments, strategies and recommendation are developed to support areas of
weakness including behaviours of concern.
Languages spoken other than English: Turkish.