"Psychology is a calling and a passion, not merely a profession."


Dr Brett Roothman is a Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years of professional experience. He has been in private practice since 2001 and works with children, adolescents and adults.

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Dr Roothman has been trained in a variety of therapeutic approaches and uses an eclectic approach guided by: the personality style of the individual seeking therapy, the nature of the presenting problem they wish to address and their self identified therapeutic needs and goals. Often research exists which highlights best practice and this too is incorporated when devising a treatment plan. In addition to therapeutic intervention, Dr Roothman enjoys presenting lectures and workshops. He has presented on various topics ranging from cerebral infarction, sexuality post cardiac surgery, mood disorders, communication skills, burnout and the role of neuropsychologist within a multi-disciplinary team. He has also lectured on Neuropsychology at a private university.

  • B.A.
  • B.A. (Hons)
  • M.A. Clinical Psychology
  • PhD
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