A Clinical Psychologist, Dr James Scott MAPS, FCCLP, is a Doctor of Clinical Psychology, with extensive and specialist training in Clinical Psychology and a special interest in childhood trauma and anxiety. With over twenty years experience and a family of his own, Jamie has worked with a wide range of clients in private practice. With extensive training at the Macquarie University Centre for Emotional Health, a world leading research clinic which specialises in understanding the causes of anxiety, and developing highly effective treatments for anxiety disorders, anxiety remains one of Jamie’s special areas of interest. He is passionate about treating childhood anxiety and early intervention.
Dr James Scott works extensively with families, and is well regarded in the field of trauma, working closely with children and adult survivors of abuse and trauma, in addition to his work with anxiety and low mood. He can help with a wide range of problems including
depression and low-mood
shyness and social anxiety
generalised anxiety disorders
oppositional and challenging behaviours
bullying at school/workplace
anxiety in preschoolers
childhood fears including nightmares and fear of the dark
exam or HSC stress
general mental health worries
Dr James Scott is trained in numerous gold standard therapies, including:
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT),
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT),
Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT),
Mindfulness Therapy, and
Solution Focused Therapies.
He works with Dr Amanda Mullin to provide Executive Coaching services for clients from all walks of life.
Compassionate, friendly and approachable, Jamie is also well-known locally for his excellent work with the Hillsong Ministry. He sees clients by appointment on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.