Angela Anthonysamy is a Clinical Psychologist who has worked with adults and families for over 16 years. Angela is a highly regarded therapist in the field of PTSD with advanced level skills in trauma therapies including EMDR and somatic body based therapies. She has extensive experience and expertise working with adult survivors of developmental trauma especially childhood sexual abuse. She has a strong understanding of cross-cultural counselling and speaks Malay and Tamil.
Angela is trained in:
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- EMDR (she is an institute trained EMDR therapist)
- Somatic based therapies
- Mindfulness practices for emotional regulation
- Psychodynamic Approaches
Angela also works with acute trauma, complex trauma, chronic depression and anxiety for adults who have experienced childhood abuse and other traumatic events. She has over 15 years experience and expertise working with chronic mental health issues resulting from childhood trauma including abuse. Angela is an accredited Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapist. EMDR is an evidence based therapy that effectively processes traumatic memory to shift the client’s core beliefs about their past traumatic events.
Angela continues to train and keep up with up-to-date training in the field of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder including somatic based therapies and has a keen interest in the area of neurobiology/brain science and mindfulness practice that she brings to her work as a therapist. Angela uses an evidence-based approach for treatment, emphasizing on his or her strengths and environment.
Angela works Mondays to Fridays. Appointments can be made by phoning 55 261212 during normal office hours. She also offers home visits for mothers with postnatal depression and the elderly women with issues of grief and loss.