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Clinical Psychology & Neuropsychology in Ashgrove
Director – Clinical Psychologist & Clinical Neuropsychologist
BA (Hons), PhD (ClinPsych/ClinNeuro), MAPS, FCCLP, FCCN
Provider Number 444704FA.
Dr Hardwick as been practicing within the fields of Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology for more than 18 years and draws on her years of experience to help clients of all ages. With a PhD in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology and training in a number of therapies, Dr Hardwick offers sensitive and evidence-based clinical psychology support.
Neuropsychological Assessment and intervention is another area of expertise. Dr Hardwick has extensive experience conducting tailored assessments to investigate a broad range of cognitive and neurological problems and can assist clients to manage associated difficulties.
Dr Hardwick has been practicing locally in Ashgrove, Brisbane for a number of years.
Psychologist & Clinical Neuropsychology Registrar
BA (Hons), M Psych (ClinNeuro), MAPS
Provider number: 5023591W
Rebekah is a Psychologist who holds a Masters degree in clinical neuropsychology from the University of Melbourne. Rebekah has worked with adults and children with a variety of cognitive problems, both to identify the scope and cause, and also to provide appropriate management and intervention. She is experienced in assessing the impact of acquired brain injuries (ABI), neurological disorders and learning disabilities, such as those occurring as the result of traumatic brain injuries (TBI), stroke, infectious diseases and neurological disease. Rebekah also has experience in a Brisbane-based dementia clinic. She has particular interest in the outcome and effects of TBI, and has published in peer-reviewed journals on the long-term consequences of TBI. Another key area of interest is the effects of chronic disease and lifestyle factors on cognitive functioning, and supporting healthy ageing.
BA (Hons), M.Psych (ClinPsych), MAPS
Provider Number: 5041242K
Lorryn completed her Masters degree in Clinical Psychology at James Cook University in Townsville, and has attained endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia. Lorryn utilizes a range of evidence-based therapies and offers a tailored approach to psychological support, with an interest in treating difficulties such as stress, anxiety disorders and phobias, perfectionistic traits and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), adjustment difficulties, and depression.
Lorryn also has experience and particular interest in the provision of neuropsychological assessments to explore and clarify clinical concerns, such as cognitive changes associated with adult neurological disorders and Traumatic Brain Injuries. Lorryn is currently completing further training within the area of Clinical Neuropsychology at the University of Queensland, with the goal of attaining endorsement as a Clinical Neuropsychologist in addition to her Clinical Psychology qualifications.
Dr Sarah Pollock
B.PsySc (Hons), D Psych (Clin Psych / Clin Neuro), MAPS, FCCN
Dr Sarah Pollock is a clinical neuropsychologist with experience in the assessment and intervention of in the areas of mental illness and cognitive functioning. Previously, Sarah has worked in private practice, mental health services (community, inpatient and outpatient) both nationally and internationally.
She has specialist experience in providing assessment and treatment and rehabilitation for acquired brain injury, neurological conditions, learning disorders, intellectual impairment, developmental conditions and various psychological disorders. She has a special interest and passion for supporting clients through all stages of neurorehabilitation whilst they work to achieve their goals.
Sarah is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and the College of Clinical Neuropsychologists, AHPRA registration, AHPRA Endorsed supervisor and registered with the British Health and Care Professions Council.
Our Psychologists can assist with:
- Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Fears and Phobias
- Panic Disorder
- Stress management
- Adjustment Disorders
- Social Phobia
- Grief & Loss
- Personality Disorders
- Anger management
- Acquired Brain Injury
- Adjustment to injury counselling
- Memory retraining
- Cognitive Rehabilitation
- Planning and problem solving skills development
- Impulse control
- Behavioural problems
- Social functioning
- Insight and awareness
- Anger management
- Relationship/intimacy issues
- Increasing independence
- Carer support and advice
- Work stress
- Workplace bullying/harassment
- Rehabilitation/Injury Counselling
- Suitable Duties planning and intervention
Parenting & Families
- Parent training (Triple P)
- Child behaviour management
- Support for families in crisis (e.g. divorce)
- Support for families experiencing child custody/protection issues
- Helping individuals with relationship difficulties
- Teaching individuals communication and conflict resolution skills
Our Approach to Counselling
We specialises in the provision of evidence-based, psychological counselling services. We offer sensitive and responsive support to help our clients work through current issues to improve their overall well-being and quality of life.
Our approach aims to be collaborative, non-judgemental, confidential, caring, and underpinned by an understanding of the client’s true values and goals. While accessing counselling can be an uncertain process, our psychologists can answer all your questions to ensure you receive the right type of therapy for your needs.
Our team has many years experience in the assessment, diagnosis, formulation and treatment of a range of emotional and cognitive issues. Our psychologists are registered Psychologists, trained to masters or PhD level. We also have endorsed Clinical Psychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists. We engage in regular professional development to expand our skills and experience.
Specialists in Cognitive Assessments and Rehabilitation
The team at Hardwick Psychological Services are trained and experienced in conducting cognitive assessments and supporting individuals in overcoming cognitive issues.
Psychologist Registrations and Accreditation
Clinical Psychology Ashgrove
- Psychological Counselling
- Psychological Assessments
Clinical Neuropsychology In Brisbane
- Neuropsychological Assessment
- Neuropsychological Treatment and Rehabilitation
About the Ashgrove Suburb
The Ashgrove suburb is situated 4km North West of the Brisbane CBD and boarders, Bardon, The Gap, Enoggera, Newmarket and Red Hill. Ashgrove is a high socioeconomic area popular with the professional family residents. The main shopping area is located on the intersection of Waterworks Rd, Ashgrove Av and Wardell St. This area includes a number of shops, cafes and restaurants including: Junk Bar, Ashgrove Fresh Fruit, and Home Store Cafe.