Cova Psychology was created for therapists who are highly skilled, passionate about delivering quality psychological therapy, and who want to have the environment and supports around them to match. At Cova, we aim to provide you with the highest level of support and guidance, so that you can focus on you and your clients!
We’re keen to support a range of disciplines – whether you’re a psychologist, EMDR therapist, a mental health social worker or an occupational therapist – we’d love to hear from you!
We’ve outlined some features that characterise our team below. If our practice sounds like it could be a good fit for you, send through your cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Principal Psychologists
Principal psychologists, Sarah and Chris, are experienced Clinical Psychologists and are both Board-approved supervisors. They provide over-arching clinical direction and quality assurance to the Cova practice as well as supporting all of the Cova therapists via monthly 1:1 supervision and peer consultation groups, as well as on a more ad hoc basis whenever the need arises.
Culture of the Team
Being able to working alongside others is very important for many psychologists in private practice. At Cova Psychology we have cultivated a friendly and collegial workspace, where we aim to share and learn from each other’s collective wisdom as well as support each other through the ebbs and flows of the work we all do.
Supervision and Training
Sarah and Chris specialise in providing training and supervision in regards to a range of areas including:
- PTSD and complex trauma
- Emotional dysregulation and
- Working with dissociation
- Eating disorders treatment
- Working with gender variance
On a semi-regular basis, external trainers and supervisors will attend Cova’s team meeting to provide additional professional development.
Cova’s Administration team provide a warm, empathic, and professional service. They have excellent coverage and take care of virtually all the administrative needs of our therapists and their clients. They have a strong knowledge of Medicare and the NDIS and can help guide you on any new developments.
Special Interests in Practice
Cova has attracted therapists who share an understanding of the impact of psychological trauma and how to work sensitively with that. In addition, the Cova therapists have a wide range of other interests and specialisations, and these have continued to broaden as the team has grown.
Flexibility and Autonomy
At Cova Psychology, you have complete autonomy over your practice, from your hours to the the types of presentations you want to work with…you choose! We will guide you and help you grow.
Resources & Psychometrics
Cova Psychology provides therapists with an ever-growing resource library as well as a a range of psychometric measures and tests (all of which can be accessed/administered physically and electronically). Other resources include IT support for internet and telehealth, printing/photocopying, devices for EMDR bilateral stimulation, and range of self-soothing tools
Our rooms at Cova have been stylishly designed to provide therapists and clients with a space that feels comfortable and welcoming.
We pride ourselves on providing a high value service to our clinicians where comprehensive and high quality support is provided at a highly competitive rate. Cova Psychology uses a non-restrictive Service & Facilities Agreement to define its relationship with therapists.