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AHPRA Registered

Mechelen is an AHPRA Registered Psychologist (AHPRA Reg: PSY0002275490). The Psychology Board of Australia is supported by AHPRA and its core role is to protect the public.

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Qualifications

Mechelen completed a six-year sequence of study to gain general registration as a psychologist. This consisted of a Bachelor of Psychology (Hons.), and a Master of Professional Psychology followed by a one‑year internship of professional practice.

Accreditations

Mechelen is a Medicare Provider (Provider number: 6255221X), SIRA accredited, and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). Mechelen has completed her Level 1 accreditation for EMDR training and is currently about to commence Level 2 to become fully accredited. Mechelen has also completed Gottman Level 1 training to support couples requiring counselling. Mechelen continues ongoing professional development in line with the requirements of remaining AHPRA accredited.

Industry specific experience

Mechelen has worked across a variety of mental health environments, including mental health community support work, in-patient programs in a private mental health hospital, and most recently, in occupational rehabilitation working within the corporate space to promote employee wellbeing. Mechelen has experience in partnering with a variety of stakeholders, including employers, workers, insurers, doctors, and other allied health practitioners to achieve client-centred care.

Corporate mental health training

Mechelen has experience providing tailored mental health training suites to companies requiring support with understanding mental health better. This includes mental health training for managers, working with sensitivity, maintaining mental strength in the workplace, and building strong relationships at work.

Corporate psychological consulting

Mechelen has consulted for a range of national companies, supporting them in managing and keeping their employees at work. Mechelen assesses barriers that impact a staff member’s ability to work and creates tailored strategies to support employees in the workplace.

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