Genevieve Steele

Genevieve is a warm and conscientious practitioner who aims to foster a safe environment where clients can understand and overcome their challenges. Genevieve uses a strengths-based approach, which aims to support clients to feel empowered, enabling improvements in their social and emotional wellbeing.

Genevieve Steele

Psychologist

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Genevieve completed a Masters of Professional Psychology at the Australian Catholic University (ACU), a Graduate Diploma in Psychology at Federation University Australia, and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Psychology at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT). During her Bachelor degree, Genevieve received a letter of commendation from the Department Head of the School of Psychology for outstanding academic achievement and was invited to join the Golden Key International Honour Society, which recognises the top 15% of university students worldwide.

Genevieve currently works with adolescents and adults and has practised in community-based clinics and the criminal justice system. Genevieve practices through a Health at Every Size lens® (HAES®) and is a registered member of HAES Australia Inc®. Genevieve advocates for inclusive and equal healthcare for people of all body types and aims to reduce weight stigma to better support the treatment of eating disorders in people of all shapes and sizes. Genevieve is experienced in delivering evidence-based interventions including Schema therapy, Psychodynamic therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). Genevieve is practised in and is available to conduct a range of clinical and neuropsychological assessments including assessing cognition, memory, executive functioning, adaptive behavioural functioning, and personality assessment.

Genevieve enjoys working with people experiencing a range of difficulties including:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma/Complex Trauma
  • Eating Disorders
  • Relationship and Attachment Difficulties
  • Self-esteem
  • Personality Disorders
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Developing Resilience
  • Communication