B.Sc., Grad. Dip. Psych., M.A.P.S.
Vanessa is a qualified Psychologist and the Practice owner of Vanessa Staub Psychology. She completed her University education at The University of Melbourne and RMIT. She has extensive training and experience in working with Individuals, Couples, and Families presenting with a wide range of mental health issues in both the Community Health and Private Practice settings. Her approach is warm, personable, and friendly with the aim of empowering and motivating individuals to move towards recovery.
She uses a range of techniques including Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy, Family Therapy, and Solution Focused Therapy, and has a particular interest in working with individuals suffering from Anxiety and Depressive Disorders including Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Post-Natal Depression. Where medical intervention is also required, Vanessa works closely with Psychiatrists, G.Ps. and other allied health professionals to ensure clients have access to a holistic Care Plan.
With a referral from a G.P., part payment for Vanessa’s sessions is rebatable through Medicare. She is also a registered Health Care Provider.
Vanessa is a dedicated mental health professional who is passionate about helping individuals affected by mental illness. Vanessa strongly believes that with the appropriate support, many individuals can achieve a life free from the control of their illness.