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Jessica is a counselling psychologist who has extensive experience working with adults from diverse backgrounds in the tertiary sector and with private organisations supporting clients with health and wellbeing concerns. Her diverse training and experience enables her to assist her clients to deal with the various challenges in their lives and to make positive and practical choices that increase their wellbeing.
Jessica is interested in guiding and supporting young people through early adulthood including studying at university, choosing a career path, relationships, stress, and beyond. Jessica is also particularly interested in gerontology - the social, cultural, psychological, cognitive and biological aspects of ageing - and working with older adults to manage life’s transitions including retirement, physical and mental changes, cognitive decline, chronic illness and disability, grief and loss, managing the behavioural and psychological symptoms of people with dementia, and supporting carers. Jessica has completed a master of gerontology degree to assist her to help improve the health and wellbeing of older Australians.
As a registered psychologist, Jessica has worked in many different areas including the Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, administering psychological assessments of older Australians for a study on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. She has also worked at the University of Sydney in human resource management and in a senior leadership role supporting residential students. Jessica has recently worked as a facilitator for the Cancer Council NSW and the University of Sydney providing support for cancer patients and carers. Jessica provides counselling and support using evidence-based therapeutic approaches and is committed to high quality care.