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Ricardo [Rick] Bird

Ricardo [Rick] Bird
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Ricardo [Rick] Bird (BA Psych (Double Major in Psychology), BPsych (Psychology Honours))

Speciality: Psychologist
Rick has full registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency [AHPRA] and Medicare.  Rick is also an Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society [AssocMAPS].
 
Rick has:  
Extensive training and experience in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy [CBT] and Advanced training and experience in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy [ACT].  
Certified training and experience in Interpersonal Therapy [IPT] and Family/Relationship Counselling.  
 
Rick’s many years of clinical and counselling experience with adults will be of benefit if you experience any of the following:  
 
o Anxiety.  Making Peace with Anxiety and being Victorious.
o Phobias.  Understanding why you have them and how to conquer them.  
o Depression.  What is the Purpose of Depression and Overcoming it.
o Stress/Burnout.  Simple strategies.
o Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  
o Work Place Bullying.  Discover what HR doesn’t tell you.  
o Anger Management.  It’s not always bad.
o How to Feel Equal.  
o How to Feel Capable, Worthy, Lovable.
o Discovering your true Identity.
o Finding Direction and Purpose.
o How to Increase Self-Esteem and Self-Worth.
o Relationship Issues.  Understanding and Benefiting from the Hidden Rules.
o Problem Solving.  Unlocking the emotional secrets that allow progress.
 
Rick strongly believes in truly listening to a person’s needs, helping them feel comfortable and valued, and to instilling hope and direction, regardless of who they are and what issues they are challenged by. Rick believes that all parts of a person’s life are interconnected and that these parts need to be considered holistically when restoring a person’s health. Rick has vast experience in helping people to choose the correct psycho-therapy and strategies for their unique situation. He also has a strong interest in the relationship between a person’s physical and psychological health.  
 
Rick Bird – Psychologist, Husband, Parent, Student of Life – loves Latin Dancing.  

Our Group Of Medical Centres

  • Gabba Medical Centre
  • Bald Hills Doctors
  • Chapel Hill Family Doctors
  • Lawnton Country Market Medical Centre
  • Eight Mile Plains Family Doctors
  • Forest Lake Doctors

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