Jamie Hardman

 

Clinical Psychologist

Available Wednesdays and Thursdays

Jamie is a warm and compassionate psychologist who tailors therapy to the individual needs and goals of her clients. She helps to support them through managing life’s challenges and improving wellbeing. Jamie is known for providing a safe therapeutic space that balances evidence-based change strategies with validation and empathy. This helps her clients to feel safe and understood, yet empowered to make and sustain change.

Jamie offers appointments to clients 14 years and above. She can help with a range of concerns, including:

  • Anxiety disorders, worry and general stress
  • Depression and low mood
  • Adjusting to stressful life changes and trauma
  • Relationship and interpersonal difficulties
  • Eating disorders, body image concerns and low-self esteem
  • Difficulty regulating emotions
  • Perfectionism and procrastination
  • Insomnia

Treatment approaches

Combined with her clinical experience and professional training, Jamie draws upon the latest scientific evidence to inform the treatment she provides. She has been trained in:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Schema Therapy
  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Enhanced Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E)
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Qualifications and experience

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
Masters of Clinical Psychology
AHPRA Registration No. PSY0002355285

Credentialled Eating Disorder Clinician
Member of the Australian Psychological Society
Member of the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy
Member of the Australian and New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders

Jamie completed her Masters of Clinical Psychology at the Australian Catholic University. She has obtained a diverse range of clinical experiences, including working with children, adolescents, adults and families across out-patient, private practice, school, university, and hospital settings. In addition to her clinical work, Jamie has a strong research background and has published research articles in several areas, including psychological treatment for insomnia. Recently, Jamie worked at NSW Health, providing specialist in-reach assessment and treatment services to headspace centres. Alongside her work at the Institute, she now works at a private hospital providing group therapy to adolescents and adults experiencing eating disorders.

Please call the clinic on (02) 8937 0667 to book an appointment with Jamie.