Angelica Psychologist

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Angelica Psychologist Sydney

  • Angelica

    Clinical Psychologist Sydney

    B Psych (Hons) M Clin Psych, MAPS

    Hart Centre Certified

    LOCATIONS
    • Mona Vale, Sydney, NSW
    Specialised Training
    • Secrets, Cybersex & Infidelity, Addiction, Trauma & Forgiveness by Janis Abrahms Spring
    • Relational Life Counselling Level 1 by Terry Real
    • Transformation through Intimacy by Robert and Dianne Masters
    • Men in Therapy by David Wexler
    • EFT & Affairs by Jenny Fitzgerald
    • Integrating Sexual Issues into Couples Therapy by Barry McCarthy
    • For better or for worse? Relationship Therapy with Difficult Couples by Bruce Steves
    • Creating Therapeutic Excellence in Relationship Therapy by The Hart Centre
    • EFT training – by Jenny Fitzgerald, Kathryn Rheem and Jennifer Olden and Veronica Kallos-Lilly
    • Transactional Analysis certified training
    • AISHM conference by AU Institute of Sexual Health Medicine
    • Supervisor trained registered with APRHA
    • Domestic violence response training  by Lifeline
    • Schema therapy training by Chris Hayes and Chris Lee
    • Working with trauma ad narcissism in couples therapy by Terry Real
    • Trauma training ‘the body keeps the score” by Bessel van der Kolk
    • Love, Sex & Power by Esther Perel
    • Relationship Therapy Methodologies Program by The Hart Centre
    • Couples and Asperger’s Syndrome Counselling Skills and Strategies, Tony Attwood
    • Sex and Relationships, Barry McCarthy

    Angelica is a clinical psychologist with substantial experience in relationship counseling in Sydney. Angelica has additional certification in intimacy, sexual, and relationship issues. She has helped hundreds of couples to overcome emotional distance, issues with desire, sexual problems, affairs, high conflict and cross-cultural marriage problems.

    Angelica’s couples are encouraged to use homework exercises she provides to actively engage with one another to increase the benefits of therapy work. She regularly suggests specific exercises, books, readings, videoclips, podcasts, and games.

    Angelica is also interested in helping people to regain self worth, process trauma, and manage difficult personalities.

    In addition to her 16 year’s experience in the public and private sectors, Angelica is a published researcher, has presented at conferences and workshops.

    As a wife and mother of two children, Angelica prioritizes family and self care when she is not sharing her time between her clients, supervisees, and charity work.

    Angelica is available for appointments relating to relationship and marriage counselling in Sydney, pre-marriage counselling, sexual difficulties, problematic pornography use, anger management, narcissism, and phone and skype appointments.

    How many years counselling experience do you have?

    Over 16 years

    What are three strengths you have as a Psychologist/Counsellor?
    1. easy to connect to which facilitates the therapeutic relationship fundamental to good outcomes
    2. present approach providing authentic, deeper, richer connection
    3. additional training in relationship and couple therapy
    What is the most satisfying and fulfilling part of the work you do?

    It is the fact that I am always exchanging with my clients. I feel honoured to be at times the first person they opened up about a serious trauma or something they feel very ashamed of . I feel enlighten by their growth and how they teach me how to be a better human myself.

    What’s an example of a couple you have helped the most?

    A couple discovering that love can feel different, have specific individual meaning. There is great emotional maturity that comes from this understanding. Deeper emotional connection requires respect and appreciation both sources of comfort and security – all that humans wish for.

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