Dr Amanda White

Dr Amanda White Psychology ProfessionalBrisbane Psychologist

Dr Amanda White is a registered psychologist, and a full member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS). Amanda offers a range of therapeutic, assessment, and training services on Brisbane’s southside at:

Amanda has developed an outcomes-focused practice following her positions in both the public and private sectors. She is a highly experienced clinician, having worked successfully with clients to address a variety of conditions, including mood disorders, anxiety, addiction, cognitive and somatic symptom disorders, eating disorders, and personality issues. Amanda also has experience in fostering resilience with people who have intellectual and physical concerns.

Amanda offers tailored treatment plans based on her clients’ needs. Her emphasis is on working with individual adults and older adolescents, rather than couples or children, as she feels that these individuals hold greater agency, ie the power to act.

Treatment programs are based on an eclectic approach, combining evidence-based best practice with the presentation and problem solving approach of each client. Amanda’s therapeutic orientation is primarily grounded in Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) and Mindfulness-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (MCBT). Amanda finds that cultivating both wellness and strengths, leads to powerful and lasting change in our lives. You can read more about Amanda’s counselling approach here.

Amanda was also the Mt Gravatt co-ordinator for the federally run Mental Health Professionals Network (MHPN). Her work for MHPN earned Amanda a place on their Honour Roll in 2012.

In addition to her private practice, Amanda completed her research PhD working with the Griffith University School of Psychology, for which she received a full scholarship from the Applied Cognitive Neuroscience Research Unit. Amanda’s research interests include internal representation, multisensory binding, and perceptual illusions.

To make an appointment with Brisbane psychology professional, Dr Amanda White, try Online Booking – Loganholme or call M1 Psychology (Loganholme) on (07) 3067 9129.