Emer Dunne

Emer Dunne

Emer Dunne is an endorsed Clinical Psychologist, with many years of experience, in Australia and Ireland. Emer has worked with clients across the lifespan and in different settings both private, public and notforprofit. She enjoys working with adults providing therapy for all mental health concerns. She only sees adults over 18. She has recently managed  psychologists in a mental health internship program in a notforprofit organization

Emer is committed to ongoing professional development to provide the best therapeutic outcomes for clients

Emer tailors her therapy according to individual needs, and she works in a collaborative, empathic, and compassionate manner. She listens and understands you and your situation and she sympathetically engages you in the best evidence based intervention for your needs

Areas of Interest

  • 18+ including older clients
  • Anxiety, depression and stress.
  • Confidence, self-esteem.
  • Family relationship issues – e.g. issues with children and parenting (not couple counselling).
  • Postnatal depression.
  • Grief, loss and bereavement.
  • Trauma (childhood trauma impacting on the present) but not court related work.

Treatment Approaches

She has trained in a range of evidence based modalities including CBT, ACT, DBT, Schema Therapy, Narrative Therapy

She has also completed training in Grief & Loss. Further, she is also trained in a brief intervention therapy, FACT (Focused Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) for those clients seeking shortterm focused therapy.

Registrations and Qualifications 

  • AHPRA registered psychologist with endorsement to practice as a clinical psychologist.
  • AHPRA board-approved clinical supervisor.
  • Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical) University of Adelaide (2006
  • APS College of Clinical Psychology prize (2006