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Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General

Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology

Psychologist, PsyBA General (she, her)

Verified by Psychology Today
80C Oakover Road, Preston, VIC 3072
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Darcy (She/Her) is a Registered Psychologist and works with adolescents (16 years +), and adults. Darcy utilises a Health at Every Size lens (HAES), Neurodivergent-affirming framework, and prioritises working with our LGBTQIA+ community (as a proud member herself). Darcy is also skilled at working with disabled communities, including Autistic folk and ADHDers in the neurodivergent community, (self-identifying, exploring or diagnosed).
Darcy is experienced in working with identity struggles, impacts from trauma, anxiety, life transitions, relationship difficulties and disordered eating/diagnosed eating disorders. Darcy's 3 year old Groodalier, Alfie, sometimes joins her during therapy sessions where he may offer emotional support and comfort for clients (where appropriate).
Darcy values the power of authenticity, relational healing, and moving towards an integrated self.
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My Practice at a Glance

Available both in-person and online

80C Oakover Road

Preston, VIC 3072

You can book a FREE New Enquiry Call with me to see if I am the right fit for you -bookings can be made via the Website
I specialize in ADHD, Autism and Trauma and PTSD 
$250 Per Session, I accept insurance 
Individual one-on-one therapy 
Connect with Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology

My Practice at a Glance

Available both in-person and online

80C Oakover Road

Preston, VIC 3072

You can book a FREE New Enquiry Call with me to see if I am the right fit for you -bookings can be made via the Website
I specialize in ADHD, Autism and Trauma and PTSD 
$250 Per Session, I accept insurance 
Individual one-on-one therapy 

Finances

Fees

  • Individual Sessions $250
  • Pay by Bank transfer, Mastercard, Visa

Insurance

  • ACA Health
  • AHM Health
  • Australian Unity
  • Bupa
  • CBHS Health
  • CUA Health
  • Defence Health
  • GMHBA
  • Health Partners
  • Medibank Private
  • Medicare Rebates
  • Mildura
  • Peoplecare
  • Police Health
  • Teachers Health
Please ask me about fees or use of insurance when you
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General
Please ask me about fees or use of insurance when you
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General

Qualifications

  • Verified by Psychology Today Membership with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency PSY0002257948
  • In Practice for 5 Years
  • Membership with Australian Association of Psychologists Member
  • Degree/Diploma from Monash University in Psychology (PsySc.Hons) Bachelor of Science (Psychology) (Honours) / 2018
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience.
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience.
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General

Specialties and Expertise

Top Specialties

  • ADHD
  • Autism
  • Trauma and PTSD

Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Bisexual
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Eating Disorders
  • Lesbian
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Transgender
Do these issues align with your needs?
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General
Do these issues align with your needs?
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General

Client Focus

Age

Teen
Adults
Elders (65+)

Participants

Individuals

Communities

Bisexual Allied
Body Positivity
Deaf Allied
Gay Allied
Intersex Allied
Lesbian Allied
Little Person Allied
Non-Binary Allied
Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
Queer Allied
Sex Worker Allied
Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
Transgender Allied
Veterans

Age

Teen
Adults
Elders (65+)

Participants

Individuals

Communities

Bisexual Allied
Body Positivity
Deaf Allied
Gay Allied
Intersex Allied
Lesbian Allied
Little Person Allied
Non-Binary Allied
Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
Queer Allied
Sex Worker Allied
Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
Transgender Allied
Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behaviour (DBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centred
  • Psychodynamic
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like.
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like.
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General

Location

Primary Location

80C Oakover Road

Preston, VIC 3072

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You can book a FREE New Enquiry Call with me to see if I am the right fit for you -bookings can be made via the Website
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General
"
You can book a FREE New Enquiry Call with me to see if I am the right fit for you -bookings can be made via the Website
Darcy Richardson - Authentic Self Psychology
Psychologist, PsyBA General
Last Modified: 6 Jan 2024