Qualifications and Approach
Zebunnissa is the Principal Psychologist at Lifestyle Psychology. Zebunnissa has been working in the area of mental health for the past 15 years in Sydney, South Coast and now Canberra. This has consisted of working with Rehabilitation Providers, EAP Providers and Community Mental Health projects.
Zebunnissa has completed her degree in Psychology from the University of Sydney, Australia. This was followed through with completing a Diploma in Applied Psychology. She then continued to develop her counseling skills and became a Registered Psychologist with the Australian College of Applied Psychology.
She is a registered with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Authority).
An approved Medicare provider and also works with DVA (Department of Veteran Affairs).
Zebunnissa uses a range of evidence based therapies and draws on her experience to tailor an approach that meets the presenting needs of her client
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Solution Focused Therapy
At your first appointment, Zebunnissa will work with you to set goals for therapy. The best therapy framework will be selected to ensure you feel comfortable with the direction.
She is also proficient in the languages Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi.
Zebunnissa has been an active member of the community. She is passionate about promoting the awareness of mental health. She is a member of the non for profit organisation This Is My Brave Australia (TIMBA).
This Is My Brave involves working with people from the community and organising live shows that are presented to audiences in Australia and word wide. The aim of the organisation is to end the stigma that often surrounds mental health.