Denis Leo McCarthy

Psychologist, PsyBA General

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Denis Leo McCarthy

Psychologist, PsyBA General

Verified by Psychology Today

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About

Senior Clinical Psychologist & Neurofeedback Certified (BCIA) in Fremantle Private-Practice, servicing Perth-metro & online clients AU-worldwide. Also specializing in Occupational & Sports Psych, online coaching. Specialties: workers comp (rehabilitation psych), abuse, trauma, pain management, job stress, wellness, peak performance assessment, coaching & consulting. Therapy offers an opportunity to be more self aware, to learn new skills or tool(s), to be better problem solvers, communicators, to heal relationships & old wounds, let go of old baggage, and move on to a richer, fuller life. I assist in all these dimensions, and more.
From 1974 trained in group therapy, transactional analysis, humanistic & transpersonal psychology. From 1986 in behaviour therapy, cognitive behaviour therapy, hypnosis, biofeedback, neurofeedback and mindfulness-based therapies, including MBSR (stress), ACT (Acceptance & Committment Therapy), Compassion-Focused Therapy, Emotion- Focused Therapy etal.
I adapt treatment approach to client following intake interview either in clinic or online. I offer online sessions for clients suited to this. For some online service is not appropriate.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $160 - $260
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Bank transfer, Electronic Funds Transfer, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • ACA Health
  • AHM Health
  • Australian Unity
  • Bupa
  • CBHS Health
  • CUA Health
  • Defence Health
  • GMHBA
  • Health Partners
  • Medibank Private
  • Medicare Bulk Billing
  • Medicare Rebates
  • Mildura
  • NDIS
  • Peoplecare
  • Police Health
  • Teachers Health
  • Any/Out-of-network Insurance
Medicare gap fee of $80.00 (concession $40). All insurance claims, including Workers Compensation, must be approved before first session.
Email me or call (08) 6219 3849 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 36 Years
  • Membership: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency / General Registration
  • Training: Master of Applied Psychology (Clinical, Occupational) / 1996
Also BCIA certified EEG Neurofeedback practitioner and in presently in training in psychedlic-assisted-therapy (CPAT).

Additional Credentials

  • Licence: Medicare / Clinical Psychologist Provider
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Guidance
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Weight Loss
  • Workplace Injury/Stress, Burnout, WorkLife balance
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Indian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Vegan Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Biofeedback
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Neurofeedback
  • Person-Centred
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour (REBT)
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Transactional Analysis
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2022
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Denis Leo McCarthy

Psychologist, PsyBA General