Dr Jessica Nguyen

LLB (Hons), B.Psych (Hons), D.Psych (Clinical), MAPS

Jessica Nguyen is a fully registered psychologist and obtained her Professional Doctorate in Psychology (Clinical) at the Queensland University of Technology. She has gained experience through her training at QUT, Redcliffe Hospital, the Queensland Police Service, Private Practice and through a Long-Term Psychodynamic Therapy placement. She has also worked at various Correctional Facilities conducting Drug and Alcohol Workshops, has been part of developing Well-Being Resources for the Queensland Law Society and tutors in the area of Individual Differences and Assessment.

Jessica has a special interest in:

  • Stress and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug and Alcohol Related Difficulties
  • Personality Vulnerabilities
  • Enhancing mental well-being

Jessica advocates for an integrative approach to therapy, incorporating:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Strengths-based Models
  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Ecotherapy

Jessica‚Äôs doctoral research explored Guided Imagery of Nature as an Intervention for Anxiety and she is currently in the process of publishing her latest research. Jessica will complete the Psychology Board of Australia’s Clinical Registrar Program in the second half of 2018.

Jessica is available to see clients on Mondays and Wednesdays.