Brad is the director of Richmond Psychology and is a registered psychologist with the Australia Health Practitioner Regulation Agency, a member of the Australian Association of Psychologists, and a member of the EMDR Association of Australia.
Brad genuinely loves his work as a psychologist and values being able to relate to all individuals in a non-judgemental and compassionate way to achieve positive outcomes.
He has expertise in the following areas:
- General anxiety
- Social anxiety
- Stress reduction
- Grief and loss
- Anger management
- Assertiveness training
- Confidence building and life direction
Brad has a strong background in cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) which he focused on early in his undergraduate degree. He worked in the Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Research Unit at La Trobe and Monash University and completed his thesis on collaboration in CBT. His thesis work resulted in an authored chapter in Clinical Psychology: A Global Perspective and acknowledgments of his research in The Therapeutic Relationship in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: A clinician guide.
After going into private practice he began training in eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing therapy, which he incorporates into his practice regularly. Aside from his strong interest in the field of CBT and EMDR he is also very passionate about helping clients create a strong sense of life direction and facilitating assertiveness and increased confidence.