WG Psychology

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(02) 9100 0170

WG Psychology

Psychologist, MAPS

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

508/185 Elizabeth St
Suit 508, Level 5
Sydney, NSW 2000
Call Wayne Gillespie
(02) 9100 0170
Offers online therapy
Announcement icon Wait time currently 2-3 weeks for first appointment

About

Wayne is a Registered Psychologist with over 20yrs experience. In addition to his private practice, Wayne worked for 19yrs as a student counsellor/psychologist at the University of New South Wales and National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA). Wayne specialises in providing counselling/coaching for a range of presentations including: Mood Disorders, Anxiety, Drug and Alcohol, Adjustment Problems; Relationship Problems, Trauma incidents, Bereavement; Academic Difficulties (e.g procrastination and perfectionism), Career Transition, Creativity Issues, Creative Arts/Entertainment Psychology and Executive Coaching.
Originally from New Zealand Wayne enjoyed previous careers as a Tennis Coach, Pharmacist and Songwriter/Record producer before making the transition to Psychology. He has special interests in field of personality and creativity research. Wayne’s background as a Pharmacist also gives him a professional understanding of psychotropic medication.
Wayne has a warm, empathetic counselling style adopting a flexible approach tailoring his approach to suit his clients’ needs. An eclectic practitioner he is able to use a number of models where appropriate in particular Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy(CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Narrative Therapy and Brief Therapy.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $170 - $190
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Bank transfer, Cash, Electronic Funds Transfer, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Australian Unity
  • Bupa
  • Medibank Private
  • Medicare Rebates
Clients pay in session or via paypal invoice then claim back from Medicare/Private Health Funds
Email us or call (02) 9100 0170 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 24 Years
  • Membership: Australian Psychological Society / Member
  • Training: 22 yrs experience Psychologist/Counsellor / 1997
I have a commitment to helping clients discern what matters most, set goals and facilitate action using ACT Therapy.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: Australian Association of Psychologists / Member
  • Membership: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency / General Registration

Location

508/185 Elizabeth St
Suit 508, Level 5
Sydney, NSW 2000
Call Wayne Gillespie
(02) 9100 0170
Offers online therapy
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Guidance
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Entertainment/Creative Arts Psychology
  • Gambling
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sports Performance
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Expressive Arts
  • Humanistic
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centred
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 23 Aug 2022
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WG Psychology

Psychologist, MAPS