Michelle is a Registered Psychologist who has experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families. Her areas of knowledge include; psychometric and educational assessments, counselling and therapeutic interventions, and working with clients utilising the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
Michelle completed a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) at Curtin University and her postgraduate training through the Psychology Board of Australia’s 4+2 Internship Program.
Michelle currently works in the private education sector providing psychological interventions to numerous schools within the Perth metro and regional areas. This includes conducting psychological assessments for Specific Learning Disorders (SLD), Attention Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD), and Intellectual Developmental Disorder (IDD); as well as providing consultative support in areas relating to attendance, behaviour, child safety, crisis response, mental health and wellbeing.
Michelle has previously worked within the disability sector providing psychological counselling and interventions to individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their families. This included assisting clients to achieve their individual NDIS goals by building their skills in the areas of independence, social interactions, emotional regulation; as well as providing positive behavioural support to clients and their families.
Michelle is dedicated to using a person-centered approach, meeting clients where they are at, and guiding them on their journey to achieve their individual goals.
Michelle provides evidence-based psychological intervention and conducts psychological and psychoeducational assessments at Mini Minds.
Away from work, Michelle enjoys spending quality time with her three amazing children, as well as her extended family and friends.