Talia Burton is employed as a psychologist at The Quirky Kid Clinic in Austinmer. Talia has a Masters in Clinical Psychology, and has experience in psychology, neuropsychology and disability gained from her time working with children and adolescents. Talia is a registered psychologist and is completing her Clinical Registration.
During her Masters degree, Talia completed her internships at Parramatta Early Intervention and Recovery Service, St John of God Hospital and Counselling and Therapy Centre at Burwood, and, finally, the Children’s Hospital at Westmead, where she worked extensively with both children and adolescents presenting with a range of mental health difficulties, such as mood disorders, psychosis and complex trauma, as well as neurodevelopmental disorders, such as ADHD and ASD. During her time at the Children’s Hospital, and as a disability support worker, Talia has also worked alongside children and adolescents with a range of physical disabilities, including Cerebral Palsy, Acquired Brain Injury, and Spinal Cord Injury and Disease.
Talia is trained and experienced in providing evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, mindfulness approaches and emotion regulation skills, for both individuals and groups. Her wide range of experience and her hardworking and motivated attitude are great assets to our team here at The Quirky Kid Clinic!
Talia will be delivering The Best of Friends® and Basecamp® group programs in Austinmer, as well as helping young people and their families individually.