Our team at The Skill Collective
At The Skill Collective we've assembled a great team of psychologists to help you build skills in a wide range of areas, be they working on managing stress at work, to relationship challenges, and also when your wellbeing feels a bit wobbly.
Read on to learn more about each of us and our areas of focus.
Sylvie is a pragmatic and skills-based clinician who has extensive experience working with university students, individuals facing burnout or adjustment issues, anxiety, and depression. She also has an interest in working holistically to address health concerns such as weight, substance misuse, nicotine dependence, and other health issues.
Therapeutic approaches that Sylvie uses include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Schema Therapy, Solution-focused Therapy, Mindfulness, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Sylvie has a special interest in working with the following presentations:
University students and their related challenges (study skills, living with anxiety while studying, exam anxiety).
Performance issues including perfectionism, procrastination
Work/life balance, burnout, and stress management
Anxiety (Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)
Depression and mood difficulties
Coping with life events and transitions. I have an interest in adjustment to life changes such as grief and loss, relationship breakdowns, immigration, and transitioning to university or into the workforce
Health issues including weight management, emotional eating, substance misuse.
Sylvie has worked for over five years at the UWA Counselling and Psychological Services. She completed her undergraduate training in Canada, and her postgraduate training at UWA. Sylvie is fluent in French.
Sylvie works with individuals aged 12+ years, and is registered to provide Medicare and health fund rebates.