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Ashleigh Eljed

Psychologist 

Professional Affiliations:
AHPRA registered
Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)
Education & Developmental Psychologist
Counselling Psychologist

Education:
Master of Education (MEd)- Counselling Psychology
Graduate Diploma (Grad Dip) in Education
Bachelor of Science (Science, Psychology)

 

Background:

Ashleigh recently moved to the Gold Coast from the Interstate, looks forward to becoming established in the Gold Coast community. She is committed to helping families and individuals enjoy happy and balanced lives.
She is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and a registered Supervisor with AHPRA in the fields of Counselling Psychology and Educational and Developmental Psychology. 

She has extensive experience within both the public and private sectors providing assessment, counselling, medico-legal reports, professional supervision, team leadership, corporate education and training programs. She also has extensive training and competency in a range of evidence-based therapies including:
– Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
– Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
– Mindfulness
– Schema Therapy
– Interpersonal Therapy
– Family Therapy
– Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT-Tapping)

She has studied and counselled extensively with families and adolescents on a wide range of issues, including counselling students with anxiety and depression, challenging behaviours, trauma, emerging mental health disorders, intellectual disability, abuse (incl. neglect and domestic violence). She can advise on parenting skills and behavioural management strategies. 

Provisioned with Medicare, NSW Work Cover, Qld Work Cover, NSW Dept of Education and Training. Eligible for full registration as a teacher in Queensland.