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Carmen Steger

Clinical Psychologist

B.A. (Hons), M.A. (Clin Psych), M.A.P.S. (CCLIN)

Carmen Steger - Changemakers Counselling and PsychologyCarmen Steger has over 30 years clinical experience in a variety of settings including:

  • 10 years as a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist at the Children’s Court Clinic
  • 10 years as a Senior Clinical Psychologist at the Austin Hospital
  • 10 years in full-time private practice

She offers collaborative evidence-based treatments such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) to adults and older adults for a broad range of issues including, anxiety, depression, stress, self-esteem, adjustment problems, interpersonal difficulties and life transitions.

Carmen specialises in assisting people to manage chronic pain and health concerns, having worked in a private multidisciplinary pain service for 20 years.

Over the past 10 years she has developed an interest in applying positive psychological principles to enhance well being in mid-life through to post-retirement.

Carmen has also worked as a police psychologist and consulted with individuals and organisations on various matters including effective communication, trauma reactions, stress management and EAP. Carmen is a full member of the Australian Psychological Society and a member of the College of Clinical Psychologists. She is a registered provider for Medicare, TAC and WorkCover.

(Available Wednesdays only)

Carmen’s special interests include:

  • Pain management
  • Coping with chronic illness, injury and disability
  • Dealing with anxiety and depression
  • Stress management
  • Adjustment through mid-life and into purposeful retirement

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