Veronica Engel is a registered psychologist, with a passion for health and supporting people to reach their full potential. Veronica is a full member of the Australian Psychological Society and founded the clinic to help people live life with greater psychological, emotional, and physical health. Veronica is affilitaed with top surgeons, specialists, doctors, dieticians and other health professionals in NSW and internationally, and has experience working with children through to adult patients. Through the application of the biopsychosocial model, Veronica works with her patients to understand their unique perspective. Veronica implements evidence-based strategies to supports her clients to improve their wellbeing, and handle life's challenges with greater success.
Veronica operates the Engel Clinic out of her private office in Crows Nest, where she focuses on treatment for anxiety, disordered eating, and gut disorders. On Thursday's Veronica works at the Children's Health Hub in Westmead, with a team of medical professionals, focused on managing gut-disorders.
Veronica uses Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), guided meditation, and gut-directed hypnotherapy, and personalises treatment to suit her patients needs.
Medicare Rebates are provided with a GP mental health care plan.
Private Health Rebates are valid
Veronica Engel - Director
Veronica is an active researcher in the field of psychology, gut-brain conditions, & the role of psychology in obesity.
She has presented to the Department of Gastroenterology at the Royal North Shore Hospital on Gut Disorders, at the Sydney Adventist Hospital for Bariatric Procedures regarding the Effect of Psychology on Eating & has been invited to speak at Paediatric Gastroenterology Seminars regarding the use of psychological strategies in the treatment of Gut-Brain conditions and inflammatory gut disorders.
Post Graduate Diploma Professional Psychology (Macquarie University, also known as The Masters of Professional Psychology)
Post Graduate Diploma Psychology (Macquarie University)
Graduate Diploma Psychology (Charles Sturt University)
Post Graduate Diploma TESOL (Macquarie University)
Bachelor of Arts MA Psychology (Macquarie University)
Cert Clinical Hypnotherapy (College of Medical Hypnosis)
Advanced Training in Suicide (Black Dog Institute)