Danielle is a registered Educational Psychologist in both Singapore and Australia; where she has experience working with children, adolescents and their families in both countries. She has specialist experience in diagnosing children and adolescents with a range of neurodevelopmental difficulties such as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention-Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Intellectual Disability, and Specific Learning Disorders. Danielle has specialist knowledge of Dyslexia, where she worked at the Dyslexia Association of Singapore for several years.
Additionally, Danielle has experience working in a community mental health team, where she conducted mental health assessments in schools to assess for mood, anxiety, behavioural or social difficulties. From her experience in working closely with psychiatrists, Danielle is trained in biopsychosocial case formulations and recommending relevant treatment plans. She has also coordinated care with a range of agencies such as schools, hospitals and family service centres to identify various ways to support the individual.
Danielle believes in the importance of analyzing and identifying ways to support an individual through their difficulties and working with the systems surrounding the individual to encourage change. She is able to translate assessment knowledge to inform treatments, and she does both individual and group therapy. She practices Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Person Centred Therapy and Social Thinking.