Psychologists are experts in human behaviour. They employ evidence-based strategies and interventions to help people to overcome challenges and improve their mental health and performance. The approaches they employ to help people resolve problems or boost their performance are based on thorough scientific research, and treatments are tailored to each individual.
A psychologist can help individuals make lasting change in their life by working with them on understanding and overcoming:
Other reasons for seeing a psychologist can include:
APS members are required to abide by principles of professional conduct, responsibilities and confidentiality. These are set out in the Society's Code of Ethics.
It's easy to find an APS psychologist, simply use one of the search methods found on the right hand side of this page.