Marita Cooper


Marita Cooper

B.AppSci(Psych), Grad Dip (Psych), MPsych (Clinical), Psychologist (Clinical Psychology Registrar)

Clinical Psychology Registrar (special interest in children), Brisbane Mind Approved Provider

Marita is a Clinical Psychology Registrar currently completing her PhD through Australian National University. She has published multiple research articles and book chapters in the areas of early intervention, resilience and eating disorders. Marita is an experienced group facilitator and trainer, conducting seminars for both health professionals as well as the general community.
Approach to Therapy:
Marita believes in the importance of a client-centered approach, understanding the individual needs, goals and histories of each client to work as united team in the journey towards recovery. In working with clients, Marita utilises Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Schema Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy to formulate client challenges and provide lifelong strategies for wellbeing. 

Main Areas of Interest:

Marita is passionate about child and adolescent psychology with an emphasis on strengths-based psychology. She believes resilience is an important skill for all individuals in their journey to a happier and healthier life. Marita actively applies this approach with her advanced training and research in anxiety prevention, family-based therapy and play-based treatments.  
Marita Cooper has current availability at Nundah . MAKE A BOOKING or call 3256 6320.

Work for
Full List of Services Provided
  • ADHD
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Autism
  • Behaviour Parenting
  • Behaviour Problems
  • Bipolar
  • Bullying
  • Cancer Support
  • Carer Support
  • Child
  • Depression
  • Divorce/separation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family
  • Family Court Issues
  • Gay, Lesbian
  • Gender/ Sexual Identity Disorder
  • Group Programmes
  • Infertility Issues
  • Life Transition & Adjustment Issues
  • Life/Personal Coaching
  • Marriage Problems
  • Motivation in Sport
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Orphanages/Children's Home Issues
  • Relationships
  • Relaxation
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem & Self Development
  • Self Harm
  • Shyness & Social Skills
  • Sleeping Disorders
  • Stress

About us

Our mission “striving to improve the quality of life” means that no matter how big the barriers are or the issues that people face, that making even a small difference by improving the quality of one’s life is continually strived for by our Psychologists.

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