Laurie Brotherstone Psychologist
Everyone has the right to feel valued and worthwhile and at some time in our lives we can all benefit from professional support and assistance in overcoming life’s hurdles.
Laurie provides counselling in key areas of psychological concern, including: anxiety and depression; relationship counselling; couples counselling; anger management; developing self-confidence; assertiveness training; trauma and PTSD; addictions (drug, alcohol, pornography); stress management; and overcoming barriers to change.
To find out more, please call in complete confidence on 1300 097 233 and speak to Laurie if you have any questions.
Our practice is private and discreet to provide a caring, nurturing and trustworthy environment that supports your personal development.
Extended opening hours: Laurie works 2 evenings per week to suit people who are working or lead busy lives. Laurie can see people in her practice in Bundall.
Laurie offer a highly personalised approach and her focus is to help each person reach their goals of engaging in therapy.
Laurie Brotherstone, Principal Psychologist
Laurie is the Principal Psychologist at LB Psychologists Bundall and has a wealth of experience in helping a wide range of clients. Laurie identified her passion for psychology in her early 20’s and she has worked in a variety of areas as she gained qualifications and experience.
These included working with disabled children, adolescents with behavioural and mental health problems, long term unemployed, relationship counselling with couples, facilitating personal development programs in the community, and in a forensic setting within corrective services before opening her own private practice 6 years ago.
Laurie’s diverse work background allows her to relate to people from all walks of life and work in a supportive and non-judgemental way with her clients. Laurie uses a diverse style of counselling that includes Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Schema Therapy, Neuropsychology, and Mindfulness and Relaxation techniques to ensure that the ‘best fit’ is found for each client to help them reach their goals for engaging in therapy.
Laurie is able to explain things in a way that makes sense and that people can relate to. Her aim is to help people become more resilient and confident to cope in our increasingly busy and stressful world.
Each person is unique so sessions are tailored to their needs to achieve the best outcome for them. Whether it is depression, anxiety, anger, addiction problems, relationship issues, health issues, or just adjusting to a change that has occurred, Laurie has a wide range of skills, knowledge, and experience to help.
“Seeing people develop the skills and confidence to move forward in their life, to make changes, and to enjoy life again is a wonderful experience which makes each day as a psychologist so rewarding”.
BA, Grad Dip Psych, B Psych (Hons), WorkCover and Medicare registered. Gottman Trained in Levels 1, 2, & 3 in Couple Counselling; Cert in Neuropsychotherapy; Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy