Sophia Ford (BBehavSc Hons, MClinPsych, MAPS) is a clinical psychologist who assists people with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, eating disorders, relationship difficulties, communication issues, suicidality, grief and loss, trauma, identity exploration, and adjustment to changes and life events. Sophia sees clients ages 12 up, and works particularly well with adolescents and young adults.
Sophia has a naturally warm and gentle therapeutic style, with a passion for supporting people to discover insights, find solutions, make decisions, and develop new behaviours to help equip and empower them to make positive changes in their lives.
Sophia has a broad range of professional experience, previously working in community mental health, alcohol and drug counselling, inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, suicide prevention and bereavement research, and private practice.
Sophia is trained and experienced in utilising a range of evidence-based treatment models, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, and psychodynamic psychotherapy. Sophia aims to tailor and integrate treatment to the needs of the individual, working collaboratively with each client to find the most suitable approach.
Sophia offers face-to-face appointments on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 9.30am-4.30pm.
For all bookings and enquiries, please contact:
Phone: 0439 020 359
Please note: Sophia’s books are currently full and will re-open to new clients in 2022. For existing clients, appointments may be booked by phoning 0439 020 359, not via online booking.