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Andrea Schwede Clinical Psychologist

Andrea Schwede

Registered Clinical Psychologist (MAPS, FCCLP)

Client groups: Adults (18+)

Telehealth only


Andrea is an AHPRA registered Clinical Psychologist, having completed a Bachelor of Arts with a Double Major in Psychology, Honours in Psychology and Masters of Clinical Psychology, all at the University of Queensland.  She is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society and a Fellow of the Clinical College of Psychologists.


Andrea has a career spanning 20 years across both public and private sectors of mental health, working in Victoria, Queensland and overseas in London (UK).  She offers compassionate and confidential support using evidence-based practice to tailor treatment to you and your individual circumstances.


Andrea has a special interest in Perinatal Support helping women and their families develop coping strategies for managing the physical and emotional challenges of conception, pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum.  



Assessment & Treatment of: 

  • Anxiety including Panic Attacks, Excessive Worries, Social Anxiety, fears, Phobias and OCD

  • Depression and Adjustment Difficulties (Transitions to new roles in life)

  • Interpersonal difficulties/ Individual relationship difficulties

  • Perinatal Support including: Infertility; Pregnancy concerns; Antenatal and Postnatal Depression, Anxiety, Psychosis; Birth Trauma; Perinatal Loss (miscarriage, still-birth, post-birth loss); and Adjusting to Parenthood.

  • Stress or Burnout

  • Bipolar

  • Psychotic Disorders (Early Psychosis; Schizoaffective Disorder; Schizophrenia)


Treatment Approaches

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills (DBT Skills)

  • Mindfulness

  • Relaxation

  • Psychoeducation

  • Motivational Interviewing

Andrea Schwede
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