Cameron williams | Provisional Psychologist

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Cameron Williams is a caring and approachable Provisional Psychologist with a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and is a PhD candidate. Cameron is drive to  help individuals flourish and to work through the challenges of life.
Cameron has experience with people of all ages with a range of challenges such as: anxiety and depression; grief and trauma; academic and work stress; relationship challenges; low self-esteem; and neurodevelopmental differences (such as ADHD and Autism).
He strongly believes that each client is unique and he strives to support and empower his clients to identify strengths and work towards goals that are personally meaningful to them.
Cameron uses a broad range of people skills (and often humour!) and believes  the most important part of therapy is to build a strong relationship with clients by using compassion and empathy.
When Cameron is not supporting his clients, he enjoys baking, playing music, and watching way too much Netflix!

People are just as wonderful as sunsets if you let them be. When I look at a sunset, I don't find myself trying to control it. I watch with awe as it unfolds. - Carl Rogers

Research:

Williams, C. J., Dziurawiec, S., & Heritage, B. (2018). More pain than gain: Effort–reward imbalance, burnout, and withdrawal intentions within a university student population. Journal of Educational Psychology, 110(3), 378-394.

Byrom, N., Jackman, P., Zile, A., James, E., Tyrrell, K., Williams, C. J., Haughey, T., Sanderson, R., Priestley, M., & Cogan, N. Call to action: How can universities support doctoral and early career researchers during COVID-19 (and beyond!)? SMaRteN online publication (U.K. Student Mental Health Research Network)

QUALIFICATIONS
  • PhD (candidate) UNSW
  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) Murdoch University
AVAILABILITY

Tuesday        |     10:00am to 5:00pm

Wednesday  |     10:00am to 5:00pm

Thursday      |      10:00am to 5:00pm

Friday           |     10:00am to 5:00pm

  • Anxiety, depression, and general life stress
  • Trauma and grief/loss
  • Student wellbeing
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Work stress/burnout and career decisions
  • Positive psychology (to empower individuals)
  • Self-esteem difficulties and self compassion
  • Neurodevelopmental differences (e.g., ADHD, Autism)
  • Family challenges and parental stress
  • Lifespan adjustments and transitions (e.g., young adulthood and later life stages)

Cameron believes that a flexible range of therapeutic approaches is best to support his clients. He has strong interests in various treatment modalities, including:

  • Person-Centred Therapy
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Family-Centred Therapy and Parent Education
  • Compassion-Focused Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • NDIS
  • Private Payment