About

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Eliza is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia/Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency, full member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), and APS College of Educational and Developmental Psychologists (CEDP). Eliza is a registered Medicare Provider and is listed on the Autism and PDD Identified Practitioners list by the Australian Psychology Society https://www.psychology.org.au/Assets/Files/Autism_List.pdf. She is recognised provider with most private health funds.

Eliza is also a registered provider under NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme).  If you are self-managed under the Scheme, you can make an appointment and pay privately using your funding. If you are not self-managed, you can make an appointment and we organise payment.

As an Authorised Exception provider for Victim Support ACT, Eliza provides children and their families with the therapeutic support required to heal from their traumatic experiences and achieve optimal development. Eliza uses a variety of creative and expressive therapies to address the symptoms of trauma, grief, and loss. These include sand tray, drawing therapy, play therapy, relaxation, narrative therapy techniques, expressive writing, and mindfulness approaches, trauma focused cognitive behaviour therapy, and EMDR.

Eliza earned her Ph.D. degree in Psychology from Australian National University in 2000. Her research focuses on improving socio-emotional and behavioural outcomes for children, particularly how they can be influenced by family and school dynamics. Eliza has published academic papers in national and international journals, and has presented her research in both Australia and internationally. For details visit: http://regnet.anu.edu.au/our-people/visitors/eliza-ahmed .

Eliza is married and has three beautiful adult children. In her personal time, she enjoys reading, listening to music, cooking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.