fbpx

About Dr Olga Lavalle

Dr Olga Lavalle established her own psychological practice in 2006 after 18 years working in the public sector. She is the founder and principal of Dr Olga Lavalle & Associates, leading a team of highly skilled and experienced psychologists.

During the early stages of Olga’s career, she worked in community mental health, conducted research projects in collaboration with the University of Wollongong, developed staff training programs on managing aggression and violence, and worked on inpatient mental health units.

Olga has also published in scientific journals and presented at local, national and international conferences. She continues to publish articles for online media and is regularly interviewed by journalists. Olga has an interest in the assessment and diagnosis of adult mental health disorders. She provides evidenced based treatment, and her work falls within current best practice principles which is maintained through her commitment to ongoing professional development.

Olga is fully registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and holds endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist. She is a member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association, as well as the Australian Psychological Society and Fellow of the College of Clinical Psychologists. She provides specialist psychological services under Medicare, is an Employee Assistance Program provider and an approved WorkCover NSW provider. Additionally, Olga consults to workplace and community sporting organisations.

Olga has authored the newly released book ‘The New Normal: A Widow’s Guide to Grief’.

In 2019 her book has been a double award winner at the International eLit awards.

Be happy, be bright, be you.

This message is only visible to admins.

Problem displaying Facebook posts. Backup cache in use.
Click to show error

Error: Error validating access token: The session has been invalidated because the user changed their password or Facebook has changed the session for security reasons.
Type: OAuthException
Solution: See here for how to solve this error

Why being grateful is good for you!
#gratitude #mentalhealth #happiness #life
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Sometimes life throws us challenges which lead us to better things to come.
#life #metalhealth #happiness #psychology
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

2 months ago

Dr Olga Lavalle & Associates

Timeline Photos ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Our psychologists rarely go home after finishing their sessions with clients. There’s always other work to be done. Tonight we had a team meeting and guess what?????

Yes it was someone’s birthday! So we surprised her....... now we’re letting you all know!

Happy Birthday Dr Olga Lavalle 🍾🥂🎂🥳
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

When we are grateful even for the small things in life our emotions become positive. What are you grateful for?
#gratitude #mentalhealth #happiness #psychology
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Fear can hold us back from trying something new. What is something new you are going to try?
#fear #mentalhealth #psychology #privatepractice
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Well it’s Friday again! Have a great weekend. Tell us what your doing on this weekend for self-care?
#friday #mentalhealth #weekend #psychology
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

As our team of psychologists has grown we have had to get some extra space.
#psychology #drolgalavalleandassociates #privatepractice #wollongong
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Need some back to school tips? Try these hacks!
#school #stress #mentalhealth #psychologists
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Year 12 can be stressful for teenagers doing their HSC this year. Our psychologists can help with your teenagers feeling stressed at school.

#school #stress #mentalhealth #psychologists
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Have Questions?

Get in Touch

Suite 2 / Level 3
221-229 Crown St
Wollongong NSW 2500

Phone: 02 42445636
Fax: 02 42731167

Let’s connect

Copyright © 2016 - 2019 Dr Lavalle & Associates | Website Development by agbuzz media

HiCaps LogoMedicare Logo

Pin It on Pinterest