Namrata Makhijini

Namrata takes a genuine and friendly curious approach to therapy. She values creating authentic connections with clients and her work focuses understanding of how past experiences connect with people’s beliefs, thoughts, and emotions. She balances insight building with skills and strategies needed to manage unhelpful thoughts or difficult emotional experiences.
Namrata believes creating a safe space and connection is a key element of healing from emotional difficulties. She supports clients identify and utilise their existing strengths and develop new skills to enhance their wellbeing. Namrata has experience and is passionate about working with young people and adults who are facing difficulties in various areas of their lives.
Namrata has worked within youth focused services for four years and brings a unique understanding of young people’s needs. She works collaboratively with her clients and incorporates client feedback as a core part of her work.
She is skilled in the use of various therapies including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Narrative Therapy, and Mindfulness approaches.
Namrata has experience as a psychologist at Head Space, a Centrecare outreach worker and in private practice psychology.
Key highlights:
2015 Bachelor of Psychology
2016 Masters of Applied Psychology (Pre-clinical)
Dialectal Behavioural Therapy skills
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Perth Voices Clinic Intervention Program for Psychosis
Treating Perfectionism

Namrata is passionate about helping people with these concerns!

Trauma and Post-traumatic Stress DisorderAnxiety
Obsessive Compulsive DisorderBullying
PerfectionismGrief and loss
Adjustment difficultiesBorderline Personality Disorder
DepressionStress Management
Low self-esteemSchool refusal