Yeeling is a warm and approachable health psychologist with a cheerful, optimistic and practical approach to the difficulties that her clients face. She is skilled in helping clients of all ages and has a particular affinity for young people and teenagers. Recognising that adolescence is such a vital period in our lives, Yeeling is enthusiastic about assisting individuals and their families to thrive through the changes and challenges they encounter during this period of time.
Yeeling can help with a broad variety of life challenges and has an aptitude for couple's and family counselling and recognises that healthy relationships are important to our well-being.
With her Masters in Health Psychology, Yeeling is particularly aware of the body-mind connection, and the psychological factors that contribute to becoming physically unwell. Yeeling has a compassionate attitude to individuals struggling with disordered eating, chronic fatigue, pain and other challenges which she combines with practical, evidence based treatments. She is proficient in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Schema-informed Therapy, Attachment-based therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Yeeling strongly believes that a healthy mind is the basis to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. She feels passionate about helping individuals and families enhancing their wellbeing and/or coping with an illness. In her practice, Yeeling has helped people gain confidence in weight management as well as coping with other chronic conditions, such as stress and fibromyalgia.
A particular strength of Yeeling's as a psychologist is her multilingualism and multiculturalism. Her own experience as an international student has enriched her ability to understand the challenges of migration. Yeeling aspires to support individuals to build resilience, improve adaptability and most importantly, create a meaningful life in this wonderful country they now call home.
Yeeling is fluent in English, Chinese-Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia. She also has a basic knowledge of Australian Sign Language.
On the professional front, Yeeling is an AHPRA accredited Health Psychologist and she actively participates in professional development to expand her knowledge and skills.
Yeeling may assist with
Chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia
Complex trauma and PTSD
Eating disorders and disordered eating
The challenges of adapting as an International Student
Qualifications & Professional Associations
BSc (Honours) Psychology (First Class)
Master of Health Psychology (UofA)
AHPRA accredited Registered Psychologist
AHPRA accredited Health Psychology Registrar Program
Member of APS College of Health Psychologists
University of Adelaide Clinical Titleholder in the School of Psychology