Meet Sandra McNamara
Psychologist - BA, PGradDipEdPsych, Dip Counselling and Psychotherapy, Member of the
Australian Psychological Society (MAPS), Registered psychologist with Psychology Board
Emotional and Mental Health – Depression, Anxiety and Stress Management
Coping with serious illness
Grief/bereavement and trauma
"I'm here with Next Practice because I am interested in joining a group of people who are focused on improving health services in a community setting in Bayside of which I am a long standing resident."
Sandra has 20 years counselling experience working with adolescents and adults. She has substantial experience working in a tertiary environment and the corporate sector. Her work involved coaching, counselling, psychological assessment and lecturing. She has recently established a practice working with older adults.
Sandra is interested in supporting individuals to understand their thinking, emotions and behavior in order to improve wellbeing and relationships. Her style is client-centred and focused on helping individuals to work towards their goals.
Sandra’s therapeutic approaches include; Positive Psychology, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and Schema-Focused Therapy.