Sometimes we need strategies to cope better, think better, feel better, & be better. I'd like to help you feel better.
I am the founder of the Engel Clinic & a warm & highly skilled psychologist. I spend the one on one time with my clients, to create individualised treatment programs specifically for them. I have a particular interest in mindfulness-based CBT, solutions focused therapy, clinical hypnosis & wholistic treatment. My focus areas include:
*Anxiety disorders & mood disorders
*Gut disorders (functional, inflammatory & dysbiosis)
*Auto immune conditions
I work with several clinics of excellence and the individual medical team of my patients.
Veronica studied at Macquarie University & graduated in 2014 with a Postgraduate Diploma of Professional Psychology, now known as a Master of Professional Psychology. Veronica won the Deans Award in 2011 for excellence in Psychological Studies & completed her Thesis in 2012, on Anxiety. Veronica studied Clinical Hypnosis in 2017 at the College of Medical Hypnosis.
Professional memberships include The Australian Psychological Society & Australia & New Zealand Metabolic & Obesity Surgery Society (ANZMOSS).
Veronica is an active researcher in the field of psychology & obesity & gut-brain conditions such as Anxiety, Perfectionism, OCD, IBS, Gastroparesis & Functional Nausea. She has presented to the Department of Gastroenterology at the Royal North Shore Hospital on Gut Disorders, at Symposiums for Bariatric Procedures regarding the Effect of Psychology on Eating, & has been invited to speak at Paediatric Gastroenterology Seminars regarding the Gut-Brain connection.
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