Ken is a registered clinical psychologist. He has worked as a counsellor for 25 years, including the past 16 years as a psychologist and the past 8 years in private practice.
Ken’s work experience includes war veterans and their families, marriage and family counselling, vocational rehabilitation, people with disabilities, sexual and physical abuse, personality disorders, and Medicare referrals.
He has a Masters degree in Psychology, membership of the Clinical College of the Australian Psychological Society and a Licentiate in Marriage & Family Counselling.
As well as experience in most psychological disorders, Ken’s specific areas of expertise are:
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Childhood abuse – physical, sexual & emotional
Adjustment to disability
Grief and loss
Anxiety and depression
Relationship and parenting issues
Aging issues & challenges
He has specific training and experience in Cognitive & Behavioural Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing (EMDR), Couples & Family Therapy, psycho-dynamic counselling, Schema Therapy and Gestalt Therapy. Ken uses a wide variety of treatment approaches and techniques based on an absolute commitment to use the approach most suitable to the client rather than adapting the client to his favourite approaches.