Shawn L. Koller
Registered Psychologist with AHPRABSSc (Psych & Crim), GradDipPsychSc, MProfPsych, MAAPi
Shawn is a Registered Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia (AHPRA), has membership with the AAPi, ANZMHA, and the International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST). Shawn is currently engaged in advanced Schema Therapy (ST) training to become an Accredited Schema Therapist. Shawn completed his DBT Skills training by Dr. Marsha Linehan’s Behavioural Tech program.
Shawn has been trained in CBT, ACT, DBT, ST, Imagery, Mode and Chair Work; he utilizes an eclectic approach that is evidence-based and holistically meets each clients unique and individual needs. He has worked in various roles in the field and is passionate about working collaboratively with his clients to improve their psychological functioning and emotional
Shawn provides psychological services for a variety of psychological issues, including but not limited to: depression, anxiety, stress/burnout, interpersonal, mood and personality, as well as promoting personal growth and development (self-compassion, mindfulness, self-esteem and confidence building). He has a special interest in working with individuals who experience chronic and complex mental health difficulties such as mood and personality disorders; childhood trauma/PTSD; and comorbid conditions.
Shawn’s research area of interest is in the mental health of mental health professionals and he has published his thesis in the International Journal of Psychological Studies. Shawn spends his time outside of work with his family of two boys, as much time in the natural world as possible, and practicing what he preaches to sustain ‘peace, balance, and flow’ in his life. He looks forward to meeting you to assist you on your journey in doing the same.