An English and Spanish speaking psychologist, Francisco is a qualified and experienced Senior Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist in the Brisbane CBD.
Francisco works with people who are suffering from:
- general anxiety
- panic attacks
- grief and loss
- emotional trauma
- physical or sexual abuse
- borderline personality disorders
- anger management issues.
He also likes assisting families with:
- attachment and parenting issues
- marriage counselling
- substance abuse
- eating disorders.
Francisco offers an empathetic and nonjudgmental environment where his clients can feel safe when revealing feelings or actions that have led to stress, sadness, shame or tension in their lives.
He has worked with children, adolescents and adults of all ages and backgrounds who present with a variety of situations. Francisco has worked in private and public health services in South Australia, New South Wales and overseas for over fifteen years.
Francisco has been trained to apply different psychological techniques such as Psychodynamic Theory, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Attachment Theory and Interpersonal Therapy which he adapts to clients’ needs. This has permitted Francisco to have a better approach and understanding of clients’ difficulties in an eclectic way; seeing them as a Bio-Psycho-Social human being.
He is passionate about assisting people to have a better understanding of their emotional difficulties. Helping his clients to understand and comprehend their emotional and behavioural conflicts allows them to change and improve their quality of life in different areas: personal, family, work and social.
Individuals and Couples Counselling with Francisco is available both in English and Spanish.