Fernanda Serra de Queiroz


Fernanda Serra de Queiroz

PhD, MPhil, Master of Applied Psychology (Sport and Exercise Psychology), Bachelor of Psychology

Associate Psychologist (Sport Psychology)


Fernanda has a Bachelor of Psychology from The Federal University of Santa Catarina (Brazil). She also completed a Master of Philosophy in the field of Psychology at the University of Queensland. Fernanda then went to Europe to study a Masters of Applied Psychology (Sport and Exercise Psychology), a program offered by the European Union. Fernanda recently received a Doctor of Philosophy title from the University of Queensland. 

Fernanda has worked in a variety of settings, including elite sporting teams, community health programs, hospitals, and in private practice. She has experience working with groups, elite and amateur athletes, adults, and adolescents. During her PhD studies Fernanda investigated how to teach youth life skills to increase resilience and help them to cope with the stress of daily life. Fernanda has also presented her research work in many international conferences, peer reviewed journals, and published book chapters on mindfulness and psychodynamic therapy.

Approach to Therapy:

Fernanda believes that the central aspect of therapy is to provide clients a space where they feel safe and cared for. Fernanda’s approach is client-centered, focused in understanding individual needs and goals for therapy. To achieve her client’s goals Fernanda works with the following therapeutic approaches: acceptance and commitment therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, relaxation training and mindfulness, and psychodynamic therapy.

Main Areas of Interest:

Fernanda has experience working with groups, elite and amateur athletes, adults, and adolescents and sees a wide variety of conditions. 
Fernanda Serra de Queiroz has current availability at Nundah . MAKE A BOOKING or call 3256 6320.

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Full List of Services Provided
  • Academic performance
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bullying
  • Cancer Support
  • Chronic Illness
  • Cross Cultral
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Health Related Problems
  • Internet Counselling
  • Leadership
  • Life Transition & Adjustment Issues
  • Life/Personal Coaching
  • Mindfulness
  • Motivation in Sport
  • Pain Management
  • Rehabilitation/Injury
  • Relaxation
  • Relaxation and Meditation
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem & Self Development
  • Shyness & Social Skills
  • Sleeping Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sport Performance Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Vocational Assess & Career Issues
  • Weight Management
  • Work Stress
  • Work Stress/Life Balance
  • Workcover
  • Workplace Bullying
  • Workplace Issues

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