Expertise and areas of interest
obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
sleep and feeding difficulties in children and school refusal
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
Masters of Clinical Psychology
Masters of Educational and Developmental Psychology
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
Registration and Certification
Registered Psychologist (AHPRA)
Member of the APS
Monica is a registered psychologist with over 9 years’ experience providing psychological therapy and undertaking diagnostic assessments with children, adolescents and adults. She has a Masters in Clinical Psychology, Masters Degree in Educational and Developmental Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology).
Monica has a special interest in paediatric psychology and works across two public hospitals in Sydney in the areas of trauma and child and adolescent mental health. She uses Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) to treat anxiety-based disorders in children and adolescents and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and CBT to treat children, adolescents and adults that have experienced a trauma or difficult life event.
Monica works with patients experiencing social anxiety, mood disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), trauma, specific phobias, sleep and feeding difficulties in children and school refusal. She runs group parenting support programs such as Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) and Tuning into Teens.
Monica is available for individual sessions via tele-health with children, adolescents and adults, and group programs for parents and teens.