Nicole Wimmer is a registered psychologist and has been a full member of the Australian Psychological Society since 1999.
In 2011 Nicole moved to Queensland from Sydney, leaving the corporate world to work in Private Practice.
Help for Career & Work Issues
Nicole has worked extensively in the area of workplace health and rehabilitation, including vocational counselling and assessment; adjustment to disability and pain management; workplace stress and mediation; and presentation and performance anxiety.
Work stress not only impacts your work life but also affects your enjoyment of social activities, ability to function well in your family, engage in fulfilling personal relationships, focus on your study, ability to manage your weight and sleep patterns. Being able to manage this component of our lives is a critical factor in maintaining psychological wellbeing. Nicole can work with you to look at different strategies to manage this important aspect of your life.
Nicole has an interest also in working with individuals and couples going through fertility treatment including those using, or considering the use of, donors. She has personal experience in IVF treatment.
A mum herself, Nicole is very keen to assist parents to learn strategies to allow them to better experience the sometimes challenging world of parenthood. She is also licensed to run Engaging Adolescents parent courses.
Nicole has a relaxed and engaging approach to therapy, and draws on a variety of evidence-based approaches to individually tailor a plan to suit each client. Her therapeutic orientation is a combination of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT).
While addressing current presenting issues with clients, Nicole also focuses on developing skills in the client to better equip them to deal with future challenges as they arise.
Some of the issues Nicole is able to provide support and guidance for include:
- Depression/ Anxiety/ Stress;
- Pain management;
- Adjustment to disability;
- Career challenges – return from parental leave, career change, redundancy;
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD);
- Grief and Loss;
- Work Life Balance/ Work stress;
- Adjustment to parenthood including single parenthood;
- Parenting strategies (children and adolescents);
- Improving Resilience in teens and pre-teens;
- School and cyber-Bullying.
Please note, due to time constraints, Nicole currently only sees young people and adults over 18.
To make an appointment with Brisbane Psychologist Nicole Wimmer, try Online Booking – Loganholme or Online Booking – Mt Gravatt. Alternatively, you can call M1 Psychology (Loganholme) on (07) 3067 9129, or Vision Psychology (Mt Gravatt) on (07) 3088 5422.
Nicole Wimmer, B Sc (Psych), MA (Psych), PG Cert Mgmt, Grad Dip Safety Science, MAPS.