PhD (Clinical Psychology), BA CCJ/BA, PsychSci Hons I
Availability: Friday (Kenmore)
Elizabeth (Liz) Eggins is a registered psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA). She has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and undergraduate degrees in Criminology and Criminal Justice and in Psychological Science (Hons I). Liz has worked for over 12 years at Brisbane Universities in teaching and research roles, with a focus on vulnerable families and crime prevention. She is currently completing a postdoctoral research fellowship at Griffith University with a focus on diagnostic assessment and treatment of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).
Liz is trained in a range of neuropsychological tools to support diagnostic assessments across the life-course.
She has a special interest in supporting vulnerable families who are experiencing multiple stressors and is passionate about evidence-based holistic early intervention. Liz is trained and has experience in a range of therapeutic approaches, with a special interest in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), Schema Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), attachment-informed approaches, and trauma-informed approaches. She takes a client-centred and collaborative approach to therapy, aiming to provide a non-judgemental and supportive space to treat a wide range of psychological issues.