Clinic Meet Our Psychologists Dr Aaron Allen Senior Clinical Psychologist and Clinic Student Placement Liaison Location: Hawthorn East Availability: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Qualifications: Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Psychology) Postnominals: DPsychClin About Aaron: Aaron brings to the clinic a wealth of experience working with adults with varying presentations as well as providing supervision and group supervision. He has a strong interest in short term psychodynamic approaches, treatment resistance and transference. Areas of work: Individual therapy with adults 20+. Facilitating group supervision with an emphasis on building reflective practice. Providing individual clinical supervision for early career therapists and Psychologists, Registrars and experienced clinicians. Background and experience: Prior to his current role as Student PlacementLiaison Lead at the Cairnmillar Institute, Aaron worked for 13 years at The Victoria Clinic in Prahran - a private, sub-acute mental health facility. Aaron worked on the inpatient unit, delivering individual and group therapy and psycho-education sessions for clients during their admission. As such, he has a fair amount of experience in working with individuals presenting with complex and chronic emotional, relational and psychological difficulties. Treatment Approaches: Aaron’s therapy style draws upon short term psychodynamic and somatic psychotherapy paradigms. He works in a non-diagnostic, person-centred manner. Where appropriate, therapy is affect-driven, relational and insight-oriented.