Psychologist, Facilitator, Educator, Writer, Program Developer, Speaker.
Adam has been a therapist for thirty years, employing over 30 therapeutic approaches. He specialises in treating trauma, complex trauma and personality disorders, and treats most psychological dysfunction.
Adam also provides professional training, program development and group work facilitation. Adam has an ethos of providing his clients with the skills and knowledge to empower themselves to a better life.
Adam began his therapy work in somatic and process oriented trauma treatments such as rebirthing, trauma massage and psychodrama. He has studied more than 30 approaches to treatment but mostly uses narrative and neuro-affective approaches these days. He has worked in community services, forensic services, family services, mental health rehabilitation services and private practice.
Adam has special interest in the fields of trauma, the psychology of interpersonal violence, the psychology of identity and the psychology of society.
He has also freelanced as a professional writer on subjects as diverse as:
Organisational Psychology and Leadership
Small Business Management and Marketing
Diversity, Social Change and Social justice
Adam has written and is currently publishing several children’s books designed to help children increase their resilience and self-esteem.
Adam is a registered Psychologist with several degrees in mental health including:
Bachelor of Indigenous Studies (Trauma and Healing) Southern Cross University
Graduate Diploma of Psychology
Southern Cross University
Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Honours)
Queensland University of Technology
Post Graduate Diploma of Psychology
The Cairnmillar Institute
Adam has training and experience in the following therapeutic modalities:
CBT, ACT, DBT, SFT, EFT, IPT, MI and Narrative Therapy
Somatic Release, Trauma Massage, Rebirthing
Psychodrama, Shadow Work ®, Constellation Therapy, Process Work
Voice Dialogue Therapy, Ego Reintegration Therapy
Regression Therapy, TImeline Therapy, Rewind Therapy, Bilateral Stimulation Therapy