Psychologist

MProfPsychPract, MProfPsych, GradDipPsych, BPsychScience

Bridget O’Connor is a Psychologist and EMDR therapist who has experience working with children, adolescents and adults with a diverse range of presenting life concerns. These include PTSD, complex trauma, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, stress, ASD, and ADHD. Bridget has worked in a range of settings across disability, primary school, private practice and community mental health sectors. Bridget has a passion for supporting clients who have experienced trauma. Bridget believes that establishing a sound therapeutic relationship with a person is very important, as well as creating a trusting and safe environment. The overall goal for Bridget is to help her clients to improve their wellbeing and to feel heard and understood. In addition to private practice, Bridget works in the community disability sector with people living with a disability and their surrounding supports. Outside of work, Bridget loves spending time with her family, playing competitive sports, and listening and singing to music.

Qualifications and Professional Associations

  • Master of Professional Psychology Practice (The Cairnmillar Institute)
  • Master of Professional Psychology (The Cairnmillar Institute)
  • Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Federation University)
  • Bachelor of Psychological Science (RMIT)
  • Member of the Australian Association of Psychologists Inc

Bridget sees clients on Mondays and Wednesdays, including after-hours.