Omar Mercuri - Psychologist
Omar Mercuri is originally from Italy, where he gained his 5-years degree in Psychology from the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. After his internship as an organisational psychologist for a national telecommunication corporation, he decided to travel and continue his post-graduate studies overseas. He spent one year in Adelaide, then moved to London where he completed his Masters degree.
After working in organisational settings, Omar has come back to Australia and now lives on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.
Omar worked initially in supporting clients with substance and behavioural addictions. He utilises group therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Motivational Interviewing and has worked with clients affected by Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and complex trauma. His training and work includes working with clients using specialised trauma interventions such as EMDR, exposure therapy, and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psycho-dynamic Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Omar works with clients of all ages, including children and adults with a variety of mental health difficulties, from anxiety and depression, to personality and dissociative disorders. Omar is adaptable in his approach, always focused on his client’s needs and best practice.