Helen’s passion lies in psychological diagnostic assessment, in order to assist clients to accurately identify areas of strength and difficulty, and make recommendations for support and intervention to help them improve their academic, social, occupational and psychological wellbeing.
Helen is experienced in conducting a range of neuropsychological and clinical assessments with both children and adults, including assessing cognition, memory and learning, attention and concentration, executive functioning, behaviour, mental health and personality. Helen completed her Bachelor of Psychological Science with Honours at Griffith University, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Psychology at the University of Southern Queensland. Helen is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and has membership with the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN). She is also a board-approved supervisor.
Helen’s previous roles have been within both the government (education) and non-government settings, including child safety where she frequently would assess the needs of children in foster care. Helen also enjoys running group programs and practitioner trainings. She is a recognised Medicare provider and a trained facilitator of the Secret Agent Society social skills program for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).