Aleksander holds a Bachelor in Psychology, with a major in organisational psychology from UNED Madrid Spain, an MBA from University of Technology Sydney, and Diploma in Research Preparation Methods from Macquarie University Sydney. He has national registration as a Psychologist with Australian Health Practitioners’ Registration Agency (AHPRA).
Alec has broad experience from various industries both overseas and in Australia, including health, aged care, state and federal positions in public health, service management, recruitment, project management, services coordination and mental health services. All this has given him a strong foundation in community needs and health standards. Aleksander has worked in the field of mental health in Australia for the last 15 years working in private practice and in the public sector, liaising with health providers, service directors, NGOS and other national companies for mental health projects that he has managed.
Alec is very experienced in helping people with depression and anxiety, trauma and stress-related issues, relationship counselling and sleep-wake disorders. His method consists of assessing all areas of health, including physical health, and aligning recommendations to help clients achieve emotional stability and general wellbeing. Empowering you and providing the appropriate psychological advice are key to resolving your mental health distress.
His preferred technique is cognitive behaviour therapy, having advanced training in CBT, but also employs ACT, MI, and principles of DBT. His long career in mental health services has given him an understanding of a broad range of mental disorders and how to enhance coping skills to assist you when you are experiencing a crisis. Alec has a personal interest in making sure you not only gracefully manage your current circumstances, but develop stronger skills to face the greater demands of your life and work in the long term.
Healthy mind and healthy body are the drivers for Alec’s therapy, with a focus on healthy lifestyle, nourishing food, proper sleep, openness and socialising, and personal motivation.
Alec speaks English and Spanish.
- Alec treats individuals only.
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