Catherine Frater Clinical Psychologist

Psychologist, MA, PsyBA - Clin. Psych

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Catherine Frater Clinical Psychologist

Psychologist, MA, PsyBA - Clin. Psych

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Kew East Psychology
5 Strathalbyn Street
Level 1
Kew East, VIC 3102
Offers online therapy
Catherine Frater Clinical Psychologist currently has a waitlist for new clients.

About

Catherine is Clinical Psychologist who has been providing mental health treatment for approximately 20 years. She works  with people with different concerns, from situational to complex matters. She has a special interest in treating anxiety. She is experienced in a number of therapeutic modalities. This includes but is not limited to NARM, CBT, ACT, somatic, psychodynamic and attachment and relational approaches. Please visit her website www.keweastpsychology.com for further details on her experience and approach and to consider if she is a likely good fit for you and your needs.
Catherine works in a depth oriented way. Which means she is committed to working with the driving forces for presenting difficulties or symptoms. Her work has been greatly influenced by a model called the Neuroaffective Relational Model (NARM). She is one of the first NARM therapists in Australia and continues to train internationally in this modality.
She a good fit for individuals who are self reflective, yet have had difficulty shifting existing patterns that impede their mental health and/or quality of life. She works collaboratively not authoritatively. She is supportive and direct. She works with people to understand and shift the internal barriers in the way of what they ideally want for themselves.

Finances

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Medicare Rebates
Medicare Rebate of $131. 65 per session avail for up to 20 sessions per calendar year for clients with GP Mental Health Care Treatment Plan.
Email me or call with questions.

Qualifications

  • Membership: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency / Clinical Psychologist
  • Training: Deakin University / 2002

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Deakin University / Honours in Psychology / 2003
  • Degree: Charles Sturt University / Master of Psychology (clinical) / 2015

Location

Kew East Psychology
5 Strathalbyn Street
Level 1
Kew East, VIC 3102
Offers online therapy
Specialties
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Interpersonal
  • Neuroaffective Relational Model (NARM)
  • Psychodynamic
  • Somatic
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Catherine Frater Clinical Psychologist

Psychologist, MA, PsyBA - Clin. Psych