Bachelor of Psychological Science with Honours
Masters of Clinical Psychology
Biography – Andrea Richardson
Andrea completed her Master’s of Clinical Psychology in Darwin and has moved to Brisbane to complete her Clinical Registrar program. She has experience working with adolescents and young adults with complex mental health issues and disorders. Andrea provides therapy to adolescents and adults. Her special interest areas include anxiety, emotional regulation, self-criticism, trauma, and stress. Andrea’s approach is to be person-centred and recovery-oriented, always on the background of a solid evidence-base. For Andrea this means being guided by her clients as much as possible and always noticing and nurturing the strengths and resources they already have. Andrea commonly uses Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Compassion Focussed Therapy. Andrea is passionate about helping people reduce their suffering and work towards their values.