Dr Alexandra Sheffield

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Clinical Psychologist

Bachelor in Psychology, Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Mondays: 10am - 3.30pm (Alexandria)
Wednesdays: 9am-7pm (CBD)
Fridays: 8:30am-3pm (CBD)

Areas of Special Interest

Areas of Special Interest

  • Eating Disorders
  • Depression and Low Mood
  • Difficult Life Transitions
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Perinatal and Postnatal Depression and Anxiety
  • Weight / Body Image Concerns
  • Childhood Trauma / Abuse

About Alexandra

About Alexandra

Alex has over 12 years post-university experience in helping adults and adolescents with a wide range of psychological presentations. She trained in the U.K, completing a 4-year undergraduate degree in Psychology and a 3-year post-graduate doctorate in Clinical Psychology. Alex has worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings and her experience includes 5 years at a specialist Eating Disorders Unit in London and 4 years working with adolescents presenting with a variety of complex issues.

Alex is a specialist in treating eating disorders and weight-related difficulties, and at myLife Psychologists she enjoys working with both adults and adolescents presenting with a wide range of problems including depression, anxiety, stress, and difficulties related to self-esteem and managing emotions. She has expertise in working with adolescents and is skilled at engaging young people and involving their families when required to maximise treatment effectiveness.

The U.K.’s loss has been myLife’s gain as Alex is passionate about providing the best treatments for her clients.  She is skilled at putting her clients at ease and building a collaborative therapeutic relationship to achieve the best outcomes.

Alex sees adults and adolescents at our Alexandria and Sydney CBD consultation rooms.

Memberships & Registrations

Memberships & Registrations

  • Registration to provide clinical psychology services with Medicare
  • Full registration with the Psychology Board of Australia (PSY0001822549)
  • Endorsement of clinical psychology as an area of practice with the Psychology Board of Australia

Meet Alexandra

Meet Alexandra

 
Alex loves the beach and the ocean
 
Enjoys family fun
 
Grew up and trained in the U.K.
 
Has a passion for learning