Valerie Ling, MClin Psych, BA(Hons), MAPS, has helped clients of all ages find their voice and their way. Valerie has worked in community health settings as well as hospital inpatient and outpatient settings.
Her private practice work has been located previously in North Turramurra, North Ryde, Westleigh, and now in Gordon. Some of the issues Valerie has helped her clients with include Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Trauma, Body Image and Eating Disorders, and Child and Adolescent psychology.
Valerie began her career as a consultant in the corporate world, working internationally in talent assessment and development. As such she is able to engage with her clients facing career transition or work related stress.
Valerie has a special interest in the prevention and treatment of burnout. She is frequently called upon by organisations to speak to members and staff of welfare, helping and teaching professionals. At an organisational level Valerie is involved in consulting at a strategic level to optimise resiliency and mental health wellbeing. Valerie is the wife of a Presbyterian Minister with cross-cultural experience, and burnout is a topic that is both lived experience and professional passion.
• The prevention and treatment of burnout
• Cross-cultural and humanitarian workers
• Empty Nesters
• Christian counselling
In her down time, Valerie enjoys coffee, books, writing, music, and occasionally running.