Living Well Psychology

Amira Bergman

Accepting new clients

Psychologist

📞0755992201

Appointments offered on Monday, Tuesday

Works with Adolescents 13-16yrs, Adults 18-60yrs, Older Adolescents 16-18yrs, Older Adults 60+.

Services offered are ATAPS, Cognitive Assessment, Counselling, CTP, DVA, EAP, Injury Recovery, Life Coaching, Mediation, Medicare, Medico-Legal Assessment, Private Health Fund, Psychological Testing, QLD Workcover.

Location: Tweed Heads

Areas of Interest:

  • Cross cultural psychology
  • Complex presentations
  • Suicide prevention
  • Relationships

Amira is an Australian born, bilingual (Arabic speaking) registered psychologist with extensive experience working with adults and older adolescents in a private practice setting. Her down to earth and relatable approach to therapy has seen her become popular with people of all ages from all backgrounds. The past 7 years, she has been actively involved in the management of complex presentations. This includes the assessment and treatment of adults referred through Family and Community Services (FACs) and Probation & Parole, treatment of anxiety disorders, adjustment disorder, depression, anger management, suicide prevention, cross cultural therapy and with providing trauma related support to refugees.

Previously, Amira worked as a Crisis Counsellor for 10 years with a large NGO, and has worked as an Adolescent and Family Counsellor managing referrals of complex and high risk cases.

Therapeutic Approach

  • Cogntive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Solution Focused Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Strengths and Person centred approach

To unwind, Amira enjoys spending time with family and playing with her vivacious toddler. She is happiest when relaxing by the water, getting a massage or cooking up a storm. Long morning walks by the beach followed by a delicious espresso coffee are her usual starters to the day.