A single referral to Cygnet under item number 291 (Psychiatry Review and Report) enables our team to work together with your General Practitioner
Dr Raj Tanna
BSc(Hons), MBBS(Lon), FRANZCP
Fellow of Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Dr Raj Tanna is a specialist in Psychiatry and Psychotherapeutic Medicine and a Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Dr Tanna has extensive experience in the assessment and management of a broad range of Mental Health illnesses including psychosis, depression, bipolar affective disorders, anxiety, OCD, stress related and post traumatic disorders, personality issues & Psychotherapeutic medicine in the General Adult and Young Adult population.
Most recently he served as Head of Services at Joondalup Community Mental Health Services, providing expertise and leadership to achieve quality patient centred services.
My approach is to collaborate and address issues together with an emphasis on strengths. I believe that everyone has the right to good mental health and to receive ethical, high quality and evidence informed care. This is a collective community endeavour; as a family member of people with mental illness, I deeply understand the complex needs for recovery”.
Dr Georgia Henderson
BA(Hons), DPsych(Clin) UWA
Dr Henderson has a special interest in Eating Disorders. She has experience in Australian and in the United Kingdom. She is available Tuesdays and Thursdays at Cygnet Fremantle
Her experience includes Individual and group treatment including DBT, CBT, EFT, IPT, ACT, Mindfulness-based, CBT for psychosis and FBT for eating disorders. Dr Henderson has also had extensive experience with Assessment of individuals and strategic planning of therapeutic milleu and care pathways including Involvement in MDT ward rounds, CPAs, family meetings and staff training She is proficient in Cognitive assessments and reports including use of WASI, WISC-IV and MCMI.
Dr Henderson is experienced in dealing with complex presentations including PTSD, drug and alcohol use, domestic violence, personality disorders and violent offending behaviour.
Dr Henderson has worked in a variety of in-patient and corrective facilities both in Australia and the United Kingdom. She had previously worked in Cygnet Clinic Midland in 2012 prior to working abroad before returning to Western Australia.
Clinical Psychologist & Sexologist
BBehSc, BAPsych (Hons), PGDipSx, MSx, MPsych (Clin), MAPS
Polina is a Clinical Psychologist currently working at Cygnet Clinic Fremantle as well as for a non-for-profit organisation in the disability sector.
She has a Master of Sexology which has complimented and expanded her interest in working with individuals and couples who are experiencing sexual difficulties, dysfunction or discrepancies.
Her other areas of clinical interest include managing anxiety, depression, anger and stress as well as increasing self-esteem and self-compassion. She enjoys working with both adults and children and has had extensive experience in group therapies.
Clinical Psychologist & Clinical Supervisor
MPsych(Coun) PGradDipPsych BAppSc (Psych)
Lloyd Fernandez is a Clinical and Counselling Psychologist and a member of the Australian Psychological Society. He has been practising for over 25 years. He provides counselling, psychotherapy, consultancy, and clinical supervision. He works with individuals, couples, groups and organisations (EAP). Lloyd works part-time at Cygnet Clinic in Fremantle on Saturdays.
He works with people across the lifespan for general counselling. He has a particular interest in working with parents in the early years, parent-child attachment, men's issues, trauma recovery, depression, anxiety, relationships, grief and loss, and self-esteem.
Bernard is an experienced Psychologist, with a special interest in sleep disorders, anxiety and rumination. Bernard has a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology examining psychological aspects of sleep. He is experienced in treating depression, anxiety, bipolar affective disorder and personality disorders. Bernard is Cygnet preferred practitioner for Criminal Injuries Compensation.
His assessment skills extends to the preparation of reports for a number of purposes, including (but not limited to) intellectual assessments, cogntive assessments, assessments of functioning, workers compensation & rehabilitation based reports.