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Dr Jennifer Barnes

Qualifications and Professional Memberships
  • BEd, MA, (Counselling Psycholgy), PhD
  • Member of the Counselling College of the Australian Psychological Society
  • Member of the APS Psychoanalytic Interest Group
Therapist Type
  • Psychologist
Registered for Medicare?
Yes. Medicare Number: 2851761J
Contact Details
Consulting Address
1 Dalgety Street
Preston VIC 3072
Consulting Details
Areas of Speciality
  • Generalised Anxiety
  • Panic Disorder
  • Social Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Self-Esteem
  • Stress and Coping
  • Grief and Loss
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Relationships
  • Pain Management
  • Psychological Assessment
  • Bullying
  • Sexuality
  • Chronic Illness
  • Abuse
  • Trauma
Treatment For
  • Adults
  • Adolescents
  • Children
Languages other than English French
Hours/Consulting Times 2pm - 7pm
Tuesday to Friday.
Fee Details $145 full fee

I will bulk bill (Preston only) health care card holders with CURRENT GP referral though Medicare's Better Access Program.
Registered with Medicare: $86 rebate for clients with referrals from their GP.
Treatment Details
Therapeutic Techniques Used
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Humanistic therapy
  • Narrative therapy
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Art therapy
  • Meditation
  • Relaxation therapy
  • Rational Emotive Therapy (RET)
  • Mindfulness
  • Stillness Meditation
  • Holistic approaches
  • Solution focused
  • Counselling
  • Emotion Focused Therapy
  • Dream Analysis
Outline of Treatment approach
I am a Humanistic Therapist. I use Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Narrative Therapy, and Interpersonal Therapy. I use Art Therapy with clients who wish to use that medium.

I am an effective and experienced psychologist, with over 20 years counselling experience.
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