Behavioural Problems: including refusal to follow instructions, verbal and physical aggression, and poor frustration tolerance. Comorbid AD/HD, learning problems, low self-esteem and poor emotion regulation are areas of expertise.
Anxiety: including separation anxiety, generalised anxiety and worry, social anxiety, panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Depressed Mood: including acute presentations involving self-harm and/or suicidal thoughts.
Eating Disorders: including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and other eating related issues such as obesity and food refusal/fussiness.
Sleep Difficulties: including anxiety about sleeping in own bed, difficulty sleeping through night and night terrors.
We also provide assessment and treatment options and recommendations for:
Autism and Asperger's Sydnrome
Specific Learning Difficulties
Dr Michelle Pritchard, Director of MindRight, is the primary clinical psychologist working with children and families and has extensive experience in the management of complex difficulties. All clinical psychologists working with paediatric clients have specialist training to engage children and families in therapy and to provide effective solutions to the presenting difficulties.