Annabel McLisky has an honours degree in psychology and is a registered psychologist, mediator and teacher of yoga and meditation. Annabel completed her psychology internship at The Buttery Therapeutic Community for Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation, and has been working in private practice for seven years. She has trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing, Emotional Freedom Technique and Trauma Sensitive Yoga. She has been mediating in strata title disputes for the Office of Fair Trading for the last sixteen years, has been teaching yoga for 34 years, and is a senior tutor of Dru Yoga and Dru Meditation courses in Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane.
Annabel is an approved counsellor for employee assistance providers Davidson Trahaire Corpsych and Converge International and for Workcover. She has run support groups for women with postnatal depression and for clients on treatment for hepatitis C, and sees clients with anxiety, depression, work stress, pregnancy, postnatal stress, grief, eating disorders, drug and alcohol problems, and post traumatic stress.
Annabel provides a supportive and non-judgmental environment to assist her clients to:
identify self-limiting thoughts and feelings
become aware of available choices
build on their strengths and achievements
enhance emotional stability