Rocco is a registered psychologist with experience and training working with adults, adolescents and children. He works across a variety of psychological difficulties – including family and relationship problems, anxiety, depression, grief and loss. He received supervised training in cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) and interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT).
Rocco is an LGBTQ-friendly therapist who sees the importance of focusing on the therapeutic relationship with each person; to collaborate with clients in a safe empathic space, and build on or mobilise their strengths to reach their personal goals. He believes strongly in taking an individualised and holistic approach to treatment. Continuing professional development in evidence-based modes of treatment is a priority for Rocco.
Bachelor of Science
Graduate Diploma of Psychology
Master of Professional Psychology (Counselling)
The cost of a 50-minute session with Rocco is $165, which is payable at the end of the session by cash, EFTPOS or credit card. If referred by a GP along with a Mental Health Care Plan, or by a psychiatrist, you will receive a rebate of $86.15 per session via Medicare. This will be processed at the end of each session. Up to 10 Medicare-rebated sessions can be claimed per calendar year. Alternatively, you may wish to claim the consultation fee under private health cover if this option is available to you.