Psychology and Counselling

Gregg Chapman supports his clients in working through their challenges in the areas that may most likely benefit from some more work in a compassionate, thoughtful and non-judgemental way.

He believe that we are all one human family and that everyone is capable of, and deserving of, understanding, compassion and care. It is his  mission to assist those he sees, whether individuals, couples or families, so as to develop feelings of emotional safety and security; help bring forth their wisdom; to develop and maintain greater compassion and to express the power of health and well-being.

Gregg Chapmam is formally trained in:

Individual therapy:

ACT (Acceptance & Commitment Therapy)
CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy)
DBT (Dialectical Behaviour Therapy)
EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy)
FACT (Focused Acceptance & Commitment Therapy)
SFBT (Solution Focused Brief Therapy)
MI (Motivational Interviewing)
Online Telehealth
(ACT and FACT are the “third wave” of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy)

Couples & Family Therapy:

The Gottman Method
Emotionally Focused Therapy
(Note that there are no MBS rebates for Couples & Family Therapy)

Clientele:

He consults:
Adolescents (13 to 18)
Adults (19+)
Couples (both heterosexual and same sex)
Families
Elders

Focal areas of treatment:

Conditions which he treats under a Mental Health Care Plan from your GP and which you can claim a Medical Benefits Scheme rebate include:

Adjustment Disorder
Adult Attention Deficit Disorder
Depression (mild to moderate, note I do not major depressive disorder)
Anxiety Disorders
Generalised Anxiety Disorder
Social Anxiety Disorder
Panic Disorder
Phobic Disorder
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

More Detailed List of Issues:

Adolescent Academic Motivation
Addictions
Adolescent ADHD assessment
Adult ADHD assessment
Anger Management
Anxiety
Bipolar Disorder
Chronic Disease Management
Conflict Management
Couples Therapy
Depression (excluding Major Depressive Disorder)
Divorce/Separation
Grief & Loss
Health Anxiety
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Panic Attacks
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Relationships
Relaxation
Sleep Disorders
Stress Management
Trauma
Work Stress

Legal:  Expert Witness – Family Law cases

(He does not work with  MVA, workers compensation)

Professional Supervision: General Practice Psychologists; Counsellors

Adolescent and Adult Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

With decades of experience with AD/HD, I can assist with screening/diagnosing Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and work in conjunction with your GP; neurologist; or, your adolescent’s paediatrician to assist you if there is a challenge with this condition.

Sleep Problems

I have an Australian Psychological Practice Certificate in treating sleep difficulties.

Seniors:

I have an Australian Psychological Practice Certificate in treating Older Adults.

 

Some recent certificates obtained:

Practice Certificate: Services for Older Adults (Australian Psychological Society) (2015)

Practice Certificate: Sleep Psychology (Australian Psychological Society) (2015)

Certificates:

ACT for Beginners (2015)
Advanced Level – Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (2015)
ACT for Trauma (2016)
ACT for Depression and Anxiety Disorders (2017)
ACT for Adolescents (2017)
DNA-V: The Youth Model of Acceptance, Mindfulness, and Positive Psychology (2018)
DBT Skills (Dr Marsha Linehan) (2018)
ACT Immersion (2019)
Focused Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, FACT (Goodfellow Unit, University of Auckland) (2019)
ACT as a Brief Intervention (Focused Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, FACT)
(2020)
Motivational Interviewing (Drs William Miller; Stephen Rollnick; Theresa Moyers) (2019)

Online Tele-therapy:

Endorsed by the Australian Psychological Society as effective as face-to-face therapy, I also offer virtual/online therapy when circumstances warrant or, if this medium better suits you.

Couples Counselling:

Gregg is experienced in the Gottman Method supports couples in developing a sound relationship. He also uses Emotionally Focused Therapy to identify and explore the cycle(s) that couples find themselves stuck in.

Bulk Billing:

Unfortunately, the practice cannot afford to bulk bill.

Conditions he does not treat:

To avoid disappointment or inconvenience, below is a list of conditions Gregg Chapman does not treat.

It is always advisable if you are in doubt whether we can assist to phone/email to discuss this

prior to booking. If he cannot treat you he can recommend someone who can.

Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Intellectual Disabilities; Communication Disorders; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Motor Disorders; Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders; Dissociative Disorders; Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders; Feeding and Eating Disorders; Elimination Disorders; Sexual Dysfunctions; Gender Dysphoria; Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders; Neurocognitive Disorders; Personality Disorders; Paraphilic Disorders.