Areas of Expertise

Get help by seeing David, who has extensive experience with:

  • Anxiety
  • Anger Management
  • Panic Attacks & Anxiety
  • Phobias (Fear of specific things / situations)
  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Couples Counselling
  • Trauma and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
  • Coping Skills
  • Codependency Disorder
  • Workplace Stress
  • Addictions (Sex, Alcohol, Gambling, Porn, Video Game, Internet)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Infidelity
  • Relationship Difficulties
  • Relationship Confusion
  • Peer Relationships
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Dealing with Borderline (BPD) or Narcissistic Personality Disorders
  • Communication Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • High Conflict Couples
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Personality Disorders
  • Behavioural Issues
  • LGBTQ+ Issues
  • Sex Therapy
  • Medicare, Private Health Insurers, NDIS Provider
  • Psychologist Reports

About David Fox

David Fox is a passionate psychologist and couples counsellor who loves working with individuals and couples to help improve their relationships and their lives.

He draws from a diverse toolbox of techniques, including CBT, meditation, person-centered therapy, psychodynamic therapy as well as schema therapy, adapting these methods to suit each client’s unique needs.

With over 24 years of experience, David’s expertise extends to addressing various relationship challenges such as conflict, communication issues, emotional regulation, infidelity, relationship confusion, intimacy concerns, anxiety, and depression.

He has also worked in a corporate setting and so understand workplace dynamics as well as career-related difficulties.

Aside from couples and individual therapy, David also provides effective support to clients struggling with addictions to gambling, pornography, alcohol, and sex.

How can David help you? Whether you need support, guidance, motivation or counselling, he can assist you in your journey. Please feel free to book an initial consultation with him today.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Masters in Psychology, University of the Witwatersrand,  Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Honours in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Gottman Level 2 Couples Counsellor

Treatment Approaches

Well-versed in Gottman therapeutic tools and processes, David embraces Dr. John Gottman’s 45 years of research, continually integrating new insights into his counselling sessions.

For couples work – we would begin with a joint couples sessions followed by an individual session each which includes questionnaires to assist in identifying where important needs are not being met.

  • Gottman Method for Couples
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Schema Therapy (ST)
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Person-Centred Therapy (PCT)

Provides Services To

  • Adults
  • Couples

Clinic Locations

  • Telehealth/Online only

Languages

  • English
  • Afrikaans

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It’s our People that makes us different

Our psychologists are equipped with methods, strategies and techniques that are not only research and evidence-based but are also based on years of experience of helping people from all walks of life.

When you come to People Psychology, we tailor our methods to best suit your circumstances as well as your short-term and long-term goals.