Dr Jacqueline Larkin Registered Psychologist Living Well Psychology Clinic

Dr Jacqueline Larkin

Registered Psychologist

BA (Psych), MAppPsych, PhD, GradCertFinPlan, MAPS

Jacqueline is a registered psychologist, adult educator, and human resources consultant. She has worked extensively in a range of organisations and with individuals from diverse occupational, educational and cultural backgrounds.

Jacqueline is deeply committed to partnering with clients using an integrated and practical approach that is compassionate, trusting, highly supportive, and tailored to their specific needs. Her goal is to empower clients to flourish by helping them to discover their strengths, in order to facilitate personal growth and enhance general well-being. Jacqueline works within the broad frameworks of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Solution-Focused Therapy and Positive Psychology.

Jacqueline has an additional special interest in working with individuals experiencing change including life or career transitions, and workplace issues. Her ongoing area of research is positive ageing and older workers. Jacqueline is currently available on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and in the morning on Saturdays.  In her spare time, she loves cooking and baking (especially cakes), playing the piano, bike-riding, and playing board games and table tennis with her family.  Jacqueline also loves supporting the performing arts.

 

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You’re Never Too Old To Make Time for Play

You’re Never Too Old To Make Time for Play

One of my favourite quotes by George Bernard Shaw has a key message: “We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing”,Play is for everyone, regardless of age. Play increases our energy, play increases our vitality.Many of us are...

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The Benefits of Online Therapy

The Benefits of Online Therapy

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Anchoring Yourself in Times of Distress

Anchoring Yourself in Times of Distress

Life is full of ups and downs, and there are times when it can be difficult to cope with the uncertainty. This article contains a list of strategies that will help you anchor yourself during times of distress .4 Steps for Anchoring Yourself During Times of Distress 1)...

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200 Central Coast Highway
Erina, NSW, 2250