Areas of Expertise

Get help by seeing Xuan, whose areas of clinical psychology and counselling expertise include:

  • Adults & Adolescent / Teenager (17-19 years) Issues
  • Couples Counselling
  • Gottman Method for Couples / Marriage Counselling Practitioner
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attacks
  • Phobias (Fear of specific things / situations)
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
  • Premarital Counselling
  • Marriage Counselling
  • Infidelity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Family Conflict
  • Peer Relationships
  • School or College / University Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Divorce
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Medicare, Private Health Insurers, NDIS, TAC and VIC WorkCover
  • Psychologist Reports

About

Xuan (pronounced “Shen”) provides evidence-based and person-centred treatment with adolescents, adults, couples and families from diverse cultural, linguistic, and economic backgrounds. Xuan has multilingual skills and can deliver services in English or in Mandarin 说中文 (Understands with some ability to converse).

She aims to provide a warm space where clients could form an in-depth understanding of themselves, to reflect on existing or past experiences, and to learn and grow at a pace that suits them. She has gained experience in the provision of psychological treatment for a variety of mental health difficulties within private and not-for-profit settings. She emphasises collaboration and works with you using an empathic and explorative approach.

If you’re interested in learning more about how Xuan can help you achieve your goals, please feel free to book an initial consultation with her.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Registered Psychologist (Clinical Registrar) with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Master of Clinical Psychology, James Cook University
  • Bachelor of Psychology with Honours (First Class), University of Queensland

Treatment Approaches

Therapeutic approaches include:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for individuals
  • Gottman Method for couples
  • Attachment-Based
  • Emotionally Focused

Provides Services To

  • Adolescents/Teenagers – (17-19 years)
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families

Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin 说中文 (Understands with some ability to converse)

Melbourne

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.