About - Ascent Psychology

ABOUT ASCENT PSYCHOLOGY

MISSION STATEMENT AND PHILOSOPHY


MISSION STATEMENT:
To offer a supportive and caring environment to help each client achieve healthy psychological functioning and wellbeing with a highly experienced qualified clinical psychologist.

To assist every person with professionalism, dignity and respect.

PHILOSOPHY: Everyone should have access to quality clinical psychology services so they can have a better quality of life.

ABOUT FRANCISCO

Francisco is a qualified and experienced Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist. For over 16 years he has worked in a variety of settings, including private and public health services in South Australia, New South Wales, Queensland and overseas. He provides a diverse range of psychological and therapeutic counselling services to children, adolescents and adults of all ages and backgrounds who present with emotional and psychological problems.

Francisco has a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and a graduate qualification as a Psychotherapist. He is registered as a psychologist under the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) with an endorsement in clinical psychology. He is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), a member of its college of clinical psychologists, as well as a member of the (APS) Psychoanalytically-Oriented Psychology Interest Group. Francisco also is registered as an Allied Health provider with Medicare Australia.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • General Psychologist, AHPRA with endorsement in clinical psychology
  • The Australian Psychological Society (APS)
  • The APS College of Clinical Psychologists
  • APS – Psychoanalytically Oriented Interest Group
  • Allied Health Medicare Provider