Sunny Parker

Sunny Parker

Psychologist
Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology), Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Advanced), Master of Professional Psychology

Pronouns: She/Her

Approach

Sunny appreciates that seeking mental health support can be a little daunting, which is why she endeavours to provide a warm, welcoming and casual environment where her clients feel safe and validated. She values working collaboratively with her clients to achieve their therapeutic goals, fostering a strong therapeutic alliance built on empathy, honesty, respect, and a bit of light humour.

Experiences and Interests

Sunny has experience working with people of all ages across the lifespan within private practice. Sunny is particularly interested in supporting clients struggling with adjustment and transitional distress, self-esteem and self-worth, depression, emotional dysregulation, intimate partner violence, and trauma-related disorders.

Therapies

Sunny is passionate and excited about empowering her clients, building upon their existing strengths and celebrating their wins. She takes a ‘formal-casual’ approach to her practice, often drawing upon fun analogies to explain concepts and simplify psychology jargon.

How is Sunny described by her clients?

Sunny’s clients describe her as a bright, intelligent, and present therapist.

Sunny Personally

Outside of her psychological practice, Sunny loves making things under the supervision of her two very involved cats. She enjoys prop-making, oil painting, and sewing.