Ashley Cooper is a registered psychologist and a full member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS). She completed her undergraduate training at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, and her Masters training at Griffith University on the Gold Coast.
Children, Teens & Adults
Ashley is experienced in working with children, adolescents and adults and has practiced in private clinics, schools and community based settings. She provides a warm, non-judgemental, empathic approach and encourages clients to engage fully in the therapeutic process to achieve optimal outcomes. She uses evidence-based therapeutic methods and is competent in a variety of treatment approaches including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), mindfulness, exposure therapy, motivational interviewing and solution-focused therapy.
Ashley enjoys helping teenagers with concerns such as:
- Anxiety including social anxiety, phobias, panic attacks, chronic worry, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Self-esteem, self-confidence and assertiveness
- Anger/Explosive Behaviour
- Asperger’s Syndrome/Autism
- Grief and Loss
- Adjustment – such as starting high school or making the leap to university
Although she grew up in the UK, Ashley moved to Australia seven years ago and is loving the lifestyle here. She is passionate about helping teenagers to overcome any mental health issues and improve their quality of life. She understands that seeking professional help can be a difficult step and encourages you to seek this support from someone who really cares.
To make an appointment with Ashley Cooper try Online Booking – Mt Gravatt or call (07) 3088 5422.
F. Ashley Cooper, B Psych (Hons), M Psych (Clinical), MAPS.