David Delaney

David Delaney is a registered general psychologist, having completed a Master of Psychology (Counselling Psychology). He has extensive experience in counselling, working with age groups ranging from 7yrs to 99yrs.

David has experience with a diverse range of mental health concerns, including anxiety, depression, grief and loss, substance use, post-traumatic stress, relationship issues and personality disorders. He also has experience in counselling in perinatal mental health. David has experience in face to face, telephone counselling and telehealth.

In addition, David has worked full time at the tertiary (university) and TAFE (Polytechnic) levels developing, managing and teaching mental health units for undergraduate nurses at both levels. This experience has provided him with a wealth of knowledge of therapeutic strategies in mental health, as well as a sound understanding of psychopharmacology and other medical treatments. He also has decades long experience in health, from a nursing perspective.

As a counsellor David has utilised psychodynamic, interpersonal, cognitive-behavioural, narrative and reminiscent approaches.  He describes his core approach as humanistic.

Availability: Tuesdays and Fridays, 9am to 3pm.