For a local psychologist servicing the Prahran area, make an appointment with SW Psychology

SW Psychology is a private practice nearby Prahran, providing a wide range of psychologist services. Our highly trained therapists have a special interest in treating anxiety, stress and panic symptoms in children, adolescents, adults and families, as well as many other common psychological issues. Your dedicated therapist will tailor a treatment plan that focuses on you or your child’s individual needs, as well as providing ongoing practical strategies and support to help you cope with your anxiety or other mental health concerns. You can learn more about our services and treatments here.

To make an appointment with a dedicated psychologist, phone our friendly and helpful staff on 03 9806 0623.

SW Psychology provides child, adolescent and parent counselling from an experienced psychologist

We understand sometimes families in Prahran need a little helping hand, which is why SW Psychology has a team of experienced psychologists on hand with experience in counselling children and families. We will help you and your child to discuss your concerns in a safe and supportive environment, while providing the tools to cope with their issues. Our clinic can assist with a broad range of issues affecting children including difficulties making friends; anxiety; depression; behavioural issues; school yard bullying; low self-esteem and confidence issues; learning difficulties; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD); oppositional defiant disorder; family and relationship difficulties; marriage and family breakdowns; grief and loss; mood swings, anger, and irritability; distorted self-image; and trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Through therapy, your child will build on important attributes such as resilience, self-esteem, and independence. You can learn more about our services, or to speak with our friendly and helpful reception staff, phone 03 9806 0623.

For anxious children, SW Psychology provides experienced anxiety services

Here all your adolescent and child anxiety needs will be addressed professionally, at our Clinic nearby Prahran. We have a team of Child Psychologists who have the experience and expertise to help children and adults to resolve their anxiety, stress and other physiological issues to a greater extent. Our psychologists use a range of evidence based interventions and approaches to assist people addresses their concerns.

There are many forms of anxiety that can affect children in different ways. We provide psychologist services and support counselling for:

  • General anxiety
  • Stress
  • Fears
  • Panic attacks
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Sleep and adjustment difficulties
  • Perfectionism
  • Transitioning from kindergarten to school

If your child or adolescent is experiencing worrying thoughts and feelings, unexplainable physical sensations, or strong avoidant behaviours, they could be experiencing a form of anxiety. Our Anxiety Clinic provides treatment and support for children and adolescents with anxiety. You can learn more about our Child Anxiety Clinic, and our Adolescent Anxiety Clinic here. Help your child or teenager to better cope with their stress or anxiety by phoning 03 9806 0623 to arrange an appointment.

Your child can sleep better with our effective Child Sleep Treatment

Lack of sleep can affect your child in different ways. In some children, they have developed bad sleeping habits from a young age. In other children, sleeping problems may have been exacerbated by a particular incident, stress, or anxiety. If sleeping issues aren’t addressed early, they can become much more difficult to treat. Our Child Sleep Treatment clinic uses psychoeducation and personalised sleep plans to help children and their families with their sleeping issues. To learn more about our Child Sleep Treatment, or contact our clinic directly on 03 9806 0623.

SW Psychology provides psychologist services for adults with anxiety

Do you ever feel a tightness in your chest? Do your worries seem to snowball? Do you find it difficult to fall asleep or stay asleep because you can’t stop worrying? These are just some of symptoms you may experience if you have anxiety. Anxiety often occurs with other psychological symptoms, and sometimes anxiety can be at the core of other psychological conditions in your life. Our psychologists can help adults and parents through our Adult Anxiety Clinic, to deal with the breadth of conditions associated with anxiety. Some of the most common conditions treated at our clinic include stress; general anxiety; social anxiety; Post-natal anxiety; anxiety caused by fears and phobias; strong avoidance patterns; panic attacks and disorders; Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD); sleep and adjustment difficulties; performance anxiety and perfectionism traits; low self-esteem and reduced confidence; and stress related to raising children. The warning signs of anxiety may be difficult to spot, however, by speaking with a trained psychologist at SW Psychology, they can work towards identifying the causes of your anxiety. We will then work with you to form an effective treatment plan. Don’t let anxiety take over your life, learn more about our Adult Anxiety Clinic today.

Situated close to Prahran, our work-friendly clinic hours help you to accommodate your appointment around school and work. To make a psychologist appointment at a time that suits your schedule, phone SW Psychology today on 03 9806 0623.