Yolanda Romeo – Psychologist
B.A., B.Litt. (Hons), M.A. (Clin Psych), M. Psych. (Child Clin), MAPS
Yolanda is a clinical psychologist with over 20 years’ experience. She completed a Masters in Clinical Psychology and a Masters in Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology, both from Melbourne University. She worked in a number of Departments of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Austin, Monash, and Maroondah hospitals. Yolanda has expertise working with mothers and babies. She worked at Northpark Hospital Mother-Baby Unit, and the Infant Clinic, Austin Hospital. She has consulted to the Children’s Court Clinic and the Sleep Psychology Clinic at the Austin Hospital.
Yolanda offers both short and longer term therapy for adults, adolescents and children. Yolanda works with a full range of presenting issues, including anxiety, panic attacks, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, trauma and work and relationship stresses. Yolanda has special interests in anxiety disorders and perinatal issues (including postnatal depression, adjustment to parenting, bonding and attachment, perinatal loss).
Yolanda assesses the needs of the client and works collaboratively with them to determine which approach may be most appropriate. Yolanda uses a variety of approaches including cognitive behavioural therapy and psychodynamic therapy.
She is located at Yarra Medical in Abbotsford at The Hive Shopping Centre.