ALYCIA PAPANTONIOU

Alycia Papantoniou

Alycia Papantoniou

Registered Psychologist
BPsych, BPsych(Hons), MPsych(Clinical)
Clinical Registrar MAPS

Alycia Papantoniou is a Registered Psychologist.

Alycia has always believed in appreciating and respecting the unique qualities of each client, and her work deeply reflects this.

She has worked in a variety of clinical contexts with clients across the life span, including schools, hospitals and private practice settings, consistently collaborating with a multi- disciplinary team to provide holistic services to her clients.

Over the years Alycia has developed a strong understanding of child and adolescent mental health issues, and throughout the course of her working life she has become increasingly passionate about assisting adults through the many adjustments they experience.

Alycia has found the challenges faced by individuals in mid to later life to be a captivating and rewarding area of practice. 

Alycia draws on a range of evidence based approaches, while acknowledging that therapy is a highly individualised process, requiring collaboration, trust and encouragement.  She tailors her interventions in a way that reflects this.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Alycia is able to assist with an array of difficulties, including but not limited to:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Sleep difficulties
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Life transitions
  • Grief
  • Interpersonal difficulties
  • Emotional / Behavioural regulation difficulties
  • Issues pertaining to health psychology

Please note that Alycia does not work with the following issues:

  • Eating Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Current suicidality

AGES

Alycia works with:

  • Children 6 years and older
  • Adolescents
  • Adults

TREATMENT MODALITIES

Alycia works from a client-centered model, and draws on the following treatment modalities:

  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Schema Therapy
  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
  • Mindfulness

EDUCATION

Alycia has a Master of Clinical Psychology with 7 years experience.

She is currently completing her clinical Registrar program.

COST

$180 per 50 minute session (private).

$92.55 out of pocket per 50 minute session (with a Medicare rebate).

Medicare rebate = $87.45 for up to 20 session in a calendar year.

See here for eligibility.

FAVOURITE QUOTE

“To move, to breathe, to fly, to float,
To gain all while you give,
To roam the roads of lands remote,
To travel is to live.”

Hans Christian Anderson

 

Hiring

We’re currently looking for exceptional Psychologists and Mental Health Social Workers, focussing on relationship counselling to join our growing team.

Find out more here.

Respect

We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we live and work on, and pay our respects to ancestors and elders past, present and future. Awake Psychology HQ is located on the land of the Bundjalung people.