Laura Nes

Registered Psychologist


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Laura is a Registered Psychologist with experience working with a range of presenting concerns including anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief and loss, adjustment related issues, trauma and personality disorders. She uses evidence-based therapies including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing and Schema Therapy. 

Laura believes that establishing a sound therapeutic relationship with a person is very important, as well as creating a trusting and safe environment. When working with Christian clients, Laura combines the application of Gospel truth with evidence-based psychological practice. 

She is passionate about working with traumatic stress and complex trauma. A major part of her work experience has included working with complex trauma and adjustment related issues. 

Laura has experience working with clients with a wide range of presentations including:

  • Traumatic Stress and Complex Trauma (PTSD)

  • Stress and Adjustment Related Issues

  • Anxiety Disorders (Generalised Anxiety, Panic, Phobias, Social Anxiety)

  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

  • Gender Dysphoria (GD)

  • School Related Issues (Bullying and Friendship Related Issues)

  • Dissociative Disorders (DID, Depersonalization)

  • Grief and Bereavement 

  • Workplace Injury or Career Issues 

  • Depressive Disorders (Dysthymia, Major Depressive Disorder) 

  • Addiction Issues 

  • Anger Related Issues 

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

  • Self-Esteem, Identity Issues and Assertiveness Issues 

  • Relationship Difficulties

  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • Oppositional Defiance Disorder 

  • Sleep Disturbances and Disorders (Insomnia, Nightmares)

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)