Emily McGurk

Emily is a registered Clinical Psychologist who has experience across a range of settings including Private Practice and Government services.

Emily has experience providing assessment and counselling services to children, adolescents and adults and has a special interest working in the following areas:

• Chronic pain and fatigue
• Anxiety
• Depression and mood related disorders
• Relationship and family issues
• School difficulties
• Gender identity issues
• Sexuality issues
• Self-esteem
• Trauma and stress
• Eating/ body image disorders

Emily’s therapeutic approach is to provide a safe, non-judgmental space for people to explore the meaning of their difficulties and to increase awareness and understanding of themselves and their relationships. She provides this in conjunction with practical coping tools to assist with the resolution of current challenges. Emily’s clinical practice is informed by a number of treatment modalities including: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy, Schema Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing.