Bachelor of Psychology (Honours), Master of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology)
Jaya is a Clinical Psychologist with 15 years of experience. She has dedicated a major part of her practice to the area of adult mental health, both in public and private sectors. She has experience, skills and knowledge in diagnostic assessments as well as providing evidence-based psychological interventions, in individual and group settings. She enjoys working with clients from culturally diverse backgrounds.
She is passionate about providing a warm, compassionate therapeutic environment and working collaboratively to achieve the client’s goals. She aims at empowering clients and helping them increase life satisfaction. She is particularly interested in the mind body connection and using techniques to build awareness. She draws from various therapeutic approaches like Cognitive behaviour Therapy, Schema Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and employs concepts such as self-compassion and mindfulness to help clients improve their well-being and achieve the results they want.