Dorota Wachala

Dorota has been working as a psychologist since 1993 and completed a Masters of Clinical Psychology in 1997 at UNSW. She has extensive experience working in private practice and adult inpatient and outpatient mental health settings. She is registered with Wentwest Primary Mental Health Services, Victims Services, WorkCover NSW and CTP. Areas of interest include depression, anxiety, complex trauma, chronic pain and addictions.

 

Dorota strives to help individuals meet life and work challenges in a personalised, non-judgemental and accepting manner. She uses an eclectic approach that matches treatment to suit each individual rather than adhering to a particular treatment approach.

Speaks Polish.

Agata Kowalczyk

Agata (Agi) is a warm, compassionate and insightful therapist with over 20 years of experience. Over the years she has been working with clients in different stages of life from perinatal mental health, adult mental health to age care psychiatry to help them overcome emotional struggles.

Agi specialises in assessment and treatment of depression, postnatal depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, difficulties with emotion regulation, self-esteem issues, grief and loss and adjustment to life changes and disabilities. She aims to provide a safe and nurturing environment where clients can deepen their understanding of their emotional difficulties and develop skills to make helpful life changes and improve emotional well-being.

Agi has a special interest in supporting parents in their experience of parenting. She has worked for Karitane, community-based mental health parenting service. She is currently involved with the Gidget Foundation, supporting expectant and new parents.

Agi has a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of NSW, is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and a member of the Clinical College.

Her approach is flexible, individualised and informed by attachment theory. She draws upon evidence-based treatment models including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and Mindfulness, Circle of Security, Tuning into Kids, and Marte Meo.

She also provides therapy in Polish

Contact Us

Unit 8 (Cottage), 32 Albert Street North Parramatta, NSW 2151

T: 0403 770 042 (Agi)

T: 0403 768 749 (Dorota)

F: (02) 9634 8227

Caring Minds Clinical Psychology

T: 0403 770 042 (Agi)

T: 0403 768 749 (Dorota)

F: (02) 9634 8227

Unit 8 (Cottage), 32 Albert Street North Parramatta, NSW 2151

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