Andree Sellars BBSc. PGDipPsych. Dip AOD Couns. APRHA Accredited Supervisor
Andree Sellars is a psychologist who has worked in the Mental Health field since 2000. She specialises in complex needs, i.e. the interaction of mental health, drugs and alcohol issues and other issues such as homelessness, trauma or disadvantage.
She has worked in Public Mental Health in Dual Diagnosis, the interaction of drug and alcohol and mental health, in education and consultation roles for mental health and drug and alcohol workers.
Andree has been employed in residential Drug and Alcohol rehabilitation and psychiatry as well as the NGO sector. Andree was the developer and Coordinator of a mental health service for Salvation Army Project 614, servicing the homeless and disadvantaged people of Melbourne. Andree has a holistic, Person-Centred approach to the needs of her clients.
As well as psychology and drug and alcohol treatment she has had training in various counselling theories and therapies, risk assessment, Suicide prevention, trauma recovery, and Workplace Training and Assessment.
Andree has worked for the Victorian AIDS council. She was also involved in developing and delivering state-wide guidelines/training for Dual Diagnosis Screening and Assessment and Indigenous Dual Diagnosis projects.
For churches and ministries she has run workshops/training in Strategic Planning
Parenting and youth mental complex needs
Dealing with aggressive people
Andree also has experience in developing Strategic Plans, guidelines and policies for Christian ministries and churches.
Andree now works exclusively in private practice.