Ashlee O’Donohue is a Clinical Psychologist with a Master of Clinical Psychology and a Bachelor of Psychology with Class I Honours.
She enjoys working across the lifespan with a broad range of presenting concerns including anxiety disorders, depression and mood disorders, low self-esteem, identity concerns, neurodevelopmental disorders, sleep problems, personality disorders, and interpersonal and social communication issues.
She has extensive experience working in both hospital and community settings. She works well with families, schools and other mental health professionals to get the best outcomes for her clients.
Ashlee has a particular passion for working with adolescents and young adults, with a focus on early intervention that promotes empowerment, autonomy and responsibility. She enjoys assisting young people in understanding and managing their issues early, so they don’t become long-term ingrained problems. Another passion of Ashlee’s is helping her clients to navigate the complexities of mental health to understand what is going on for them. For she believes that with understanding comes empowerment, and with empowerment comes change.
Ashlee uses multiple assessment and treatment approaches, taking elements of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Single Session Therapy, Positive Psychology, and Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) to best fit her client’s needs.
One of Ashlee’s greatest strengths is her ability to connect with her clients and to provide a warm and supportive therapeutic environment. She considers the relationship with the client to be the most important part of therapy.
- Adolescents and young adults
- Anxiety disorders
- Mood disorders
- Self-esteem difficulties
- Neurodevelopmental disorders
- Interpersonal difficulties
- Sleep problems
- Personality disorders
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Single Session Therapy
- Positive Psychology
- Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
- Medicare (Better Access to Mental Health Care)
- Private referrals
- Health Insurance