BPsych (Hons), MPsych (Clin), MAPS
Tonéya is a registered psychologist and a clinical psychology registrar. She completed her Master of Clinical Psychology at Macquarie University in Sydney, and her undergraduate and Honours degrees at the University of Adelaide. During her Honours year of study, Tonéya worked as an in-home Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapist for a number of children with Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC). Here, she found her passions each for working with children and adolescents, and working in the ASC area.
Tonéya brings a warm and enthusiastic approach to her work, and is committed to helping children and adolescents with an ASC to build resilience, empower them to overcome their challenges, and to capitalize on their strengths. She has particular interests in helping children manage their emotions, develop social skills, build a strong and positive sense of self, and providing support to parents of children with an ASC.
Tonéya is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia, and is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society.
Fun fact: Tonéya has a Samoyed at home called Miesha, who she would love to train to become a therapy dog in the future!