Emma Kronja

Position: Psychologist
Location: Tuggerah
Service Reach: Central Coast and Newcastle
Qualifications: Bachelor of Psychology (Honours), General Registered Psychologist with AHPRA • Lifeline ASIST Suicide First Aid prevention • Working with Children and National Police Check, Critical Incident Response training, SIRA Accredited, Medicare Provider Number, Comcare Accredited

Professional experience

Emma has spent numerous years in child psychology settings within schools and private practice conducting psychometric testing and interventions with children, adolescents and their families. Emma has valuable knowledge and skills in counselling settings, drawing upon therapy techniques such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Motivational Interviewing as well as evidence-based social skills and emotional regulation programs.

Emma has three years’ experience in the occupational rehabilitation setting, assisting clients to resume or return to work following a physical and/or psychological injury or illness. Emma has provided health coaching to assist clients in understanding their beliefs and perceptions related to their health and disability, assisting them to understand and overcome their barriers. Emma has her SIRA registration number to provide psychology treatment to NSW workers compensation and CTP clients, and a Medicare Provider number.

Interests

  • Bushwalking and keeping active outdoors
  • Gym exercise classes
  • Animals (with a particular soft spot for dogs)

What Emma loves about working in mental health

“My interests lie within wellness and mindfulness. I enjoy seeing my clients enhance their self-esteem, social and interpersonal skills, and improve their ability to manage anxiety and depression symptoms.”