Abigail Kazal, clinical psychologist
With over 20 years experience in hospitals, community health centres and private practice, Abigail provides a professional and effective service delivered in a respectful and supportive manner. Some of the difficulties Abigail provides treatment for are:
• Anxiety, panic, worry & phobias
• Relationship difficulties
• Compulsive behaviours (e.g. alcohol, drug use & gambling)
• Eating disorders
• Grief and loss
• Traumatic experiences
• Work stress and burnout
• Adjustment difficulties
• Procrastination & motivation difficulties
Abigail’s treatment approach is classified as cognitive behavioural therapy, incorporating a number of therapeutic models and techniques such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Mindfulness Behavioural Cognitive Therapy (MBCT). She works in both short term and longer-term treatment modalities, and her approach is informed by contemporary psychoanalytic models of the mind. She has a particular interest in family of origin issues and how these contribute to current difficulties in people’s lives.
Abigail is a registered Medicare provider. For more information or to book an appointment, please visit Abigail’s website or phone 0410 754 625.