Alysa Santos

Position: Provisional Psychologist
Location: Liverpool
Service Reach: Liverpool, Campbelltown, Miranda
Qualifications: Bachelor of Psychology (Major in Crime and Criminal Justice), Specialist Fourth Year, Peer Tutoring Program, Literacy Volunteer Tutoring

Professional experience

Alysa has multiple years of experience working with adults and adolescent clients who are living with anxiety, depression, adjustment disorder, trauma and PTSD, chronic pain, bereavement, stress, panic disorder, burnout, work-related stress, self-esteem and self-development issues. She believes in evidence-based interventions and empowering her clients through a strength-based approach.

Alysa is passionate about helping others and is actively involved in raising funds for research into mental health disorders and brain cancer research. She is also passionate about addressing burnout in the workplace and has assisted in facilitating burnout prevention workshops in the workplace.

Interests

  • Physical fitness and helping assist others to achieve their fitness objectives
  • Reading fictional novels
  • Gym

What Alysa loves about working in mental health

“I love seeing people reach their goals and challenge their trains of thought once they are empowered and supported in the right way. I never underestimate the power of listening to clients and supporting them in identifying their potential, to overcome and navigate their thoughts and current situations.”