Amanda Rodd

Amanda Rodd, Consulting Psychologist
Bachelor Music/Bachelor Teaching
Graduate Diploma, Psychology
Post Graduate Diploma, Psychology
Graduate Certificate in School Counselling
AHPRA Registration PSY0002165825
Medicare, NDIS and Private Fund Registration

Amanda specialises in educational and psychological assessments and interventions for children, adolescents and young adults. She has expertise in the diagnosis of intellectual disabilities, learning disorders, ADHD, behaviour disorders, and a range of mental health presentations including anxiety and depression.

Amanda is also trained in Eye-Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy and works with young people and adults who have experienced trauma.

Amanda can provide psychological assessments, diagnostic reports and interventions using a collaborative approach in a warm and supportive environment. She uses a variety
of models of therapy and interventions when working with children and families, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Brief Solution Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Eye-Movement Desensitisation and
Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy and parenting strategies.

Amanda can support young people who are experiencing low self-esteem, school avoidance, stress, relationship and peer difficulties, emotional dysregulation, and mental
health challenges. She is committed to connecting with her clients in a safe and non-judgmental space to work together on achieving the goals of therapy.

Amanda has worked as a school counsellor for 7 years and is currently completing the Masters of Clinical Psychology program. She lives in the local area and is married
with twin boys and a daughter. Amanda enjoys spending time outdoors with her family.