Our Team

Dr Jane Caffery

Clinical and Forensic Psychologist

Jane is a fully registered clinical and forensic psychologist whose skills are in helping people with personal, emotional, behavioural, motivational and relationship problems.

Jane has experience in helping adults dealing with a range of emotional issues including dealing with depression, anxiety, grief and loss, problem behaviours and dealing with stress.  Jane also provides psychotherapy for post-traumatic stress disorder, substance dependence, relationship issues, self-esteem, personality difficulties, anger management and communication skills among other things.

Jane has a special interest in brain-based therapies including EMDR and Neurofeedback.

Qualifications

D.Psych (Clinical & Forensic), James Cook University.

MNeurosc (current), University of New England.

Registrations, Memberships and Training

  • Fully registered psychologist with AHPRA
  • Registered provider with Medicare, National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), WorkCover and Open Arms – Veterans & Families Counselling
  • Accreditated EMDR practitioner with EMDR Association of Australia (EMDRAA)
  • BSP trainee, trained in Brainspotting, Phase 1 (August 2018)
  • Trained neurofeedback practitioner
  • Trained QEEG practitioner
  • Trained iLs provider for The Safe and Sound Protocol
  • Trained BWRT practitioner
  • Certified provider for The Listening Program
  • Member of The Applied Neuroscience Society of Australasia
  • Affiliate with EEG Education and Research (EEGER)
Jane is trained and experienced in a number of therapy modes including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Schema-focused Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Brainspotting and Brain Working Recursive Therapy (BWRT). Jane is well versed in various therapeutic modalities including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) and a range of mindfulness approaches.

Jane takes a compassionate and non-judgemental approach in working with her clients to assist them in moving towards their goals. She is a dedicated practitioner who is committed to helping clients maximise their strengths and skills so they can live more meaningful lives.

Prior to commencing in private practice in 2008, Jane worked in a variety of mental health settings and organisations including Centrelink, James Cook University and in correctional centres in Queensland and New South Wales.