Psychologist, Assessor, Behavioural Support Practitioner
BA Psychology / Criminology (UNISA), BA Psych Hons (UNISA) PgDip ABA (Cardiff), MSc Behaviour (Cardiff)
Tyla is a driven and passionate Psychologist and Behaviour Specialist with over 15 years’ experience. Originally from South Africa, she enjoys working with clients from all different cultures and prides herself on being able to build incredible rapport with the families she assists. She holds degrees in counselling, criminology and psychology and completed her Masters degree in Behaviour, before qualifying as a professional in the field of psychology.
Tyla specialises in psychometric and diagnostic assessments (neuro, cognitive, behavioural, developmental, academic), has extensive experience and training in the field of ADHD, Autism, developmental disorders and behaviours. She further has a keen interest in ADHD and Autism, specifically in young girls.
Tyla holds further certifications in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Neuropsychology, Play Therapy and Positive Behavioural Support. She is currently a Senior Clinician and the Clinical Manager at the Mind & Behaviour Clinic in Bankstown, as well as the Director of the Clinical Assessment Unit at Kids Health Space Pediatric Clinic in Oran Park.
Tyla has experience supervising Masters and Honours psychology students, designing and running training and workshops and lecturing for the Australian College of Applied Psychology.
In her spare time, Tyla drinks coffee, spends time at the beach and attempts to keep her two young daughters out of trouble.