Jerty has been registered as a psychologist for over 16 years. She has worked in multiple roles in psychology and management (including managing a counselling, youth and mental health teams). One of her specialities is relationship counselling and she operates from the Melbourne Outer Eastern region.
Jerty enjoys working with a range of clients including children, adolescents and adults from various multicultural backgrounds. They often present with diverse psychological issues such as depression, anxiety, addiction, grief and loss, anger management problems, psychiatric issues, trauma, interpersonal conflicts and many more.
Her ultimate therapeutic goal is to assist clients in unleashing their own potential and overcome and/or manage their psychological and other issues so that they can live a fulfilled and meaningful life. Jerty provides a therapeutic environment that is conducive to healing and empowerment through her compassionate, warm, non-judgemental and caring approaches.
Jerty is particularly passionate about assisting couples and others dealing with interpersonal issues to develop skills to improve their own resilience, self-esteem whilst enhancing their communication styles and managing conflict. She not only loves to assist clients in addressing their relationship problems but also in deepening and enriching their relationships to promote sustainable growth and happiness.
She employs an integrative, holistic and flexible approach in her psychology practice and uses an array of scientifically proven techniques to assist clients. These include a client focused approach, cognitive behavioural therapy, narrative therapy, attachment, acceptance commitment therapy, solution focused therapy, mindfulness mediation, and many others.