Our psychologists are compassionate and empathetic.
Donald O’Shaughnessy – Psychologist
Donald is the founder of 7 Psychology. He is a Registered Psychologist, with over 15 years of specialist experience (various roles) in the Community Services sector, working with adolescents, adults and families.
He has extensive experience in mediation and is an accredited Family Group Conference facilitator and an accredited Group Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) Facilitator.
Donald specialises in individual and relationship issues, particularly those concerning adolescents, parents and families. Donald has a passion for working creatively with people to find positive and lasting outcomes.
As a psychologist, Donald believes in creating a safe and supportive environment during counselling sessions. He draws on a number of therapeutic techniques, which include Narrative Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, EMDR and Schema Therapy.
Donald combines a warm and empathetic approach to therapy with proven skills in helping people experiencing depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, stress, anger, parenting issues, marriage problems, grief and loss, and addictions.