Dian (Dee) Wirawan
Dian is a passionate Child & Adolescent Psychologist experienced in dealing with children and adolescents age ranging from 3 to18; although adults, elderly, and people with disabilities are not excluded in her services. She is skilled in working with psychological issues such as stress, anxiety, depression, peer relationships, adjustment issues, low self-esteem, grief & loss, trauma, self-harming, suicidal ideation, learning & behavioural problems, substance-use disorders, PTSD, addictions, developmental disabilities, interpersonal & communication problems, eating disorders, academic performance, workplace problems, and parenting issues.
Dian is committed to providing patients with high-quality ethical mental health treatments. Her passions are to enhance individuals’ well-beings and assist them in reaching their potentials and thus making the most of their present lives. Eclectic psychology is predominantly applied in her therapies so that effective treatment can be tailored to meet each individual’s unique needs. This involves evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Psychodynamic and Positive Psychology. In her counselling with children, Play & Art therapies are applied, while parents’ input is also taken into account to foster a collaborative approach to improve children’s mental health.
Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia since 2007, Dian has also become a prestige member of Australian Psychological Society (APS), International Association of Healthcare Professionals (IAHCP), Mental Health Professionals Network (MHPN), and Child, Adolescent & Family Psychology, and Psychologists in Schools interest groups. Dian maintains a strong focus on continuing her professional development; while in her spare time enjoys trying new recipes, watching good movies, and investing quality time with her kids and beloved hubby.