Dr Margaret Turner
Psychologist Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
BBSc (Hons) MPsych PHD Assoc. MAPS
Phone: 03 8560 2200
Background

Margaret’s passion is Neuropsychology, which looks at how our behaviour and the way we think are influenced by our brain. She has a history in neuropsychological rehabilitation, with strong research and diagnostic assessment skills. In particular, she has experience working with stroke patients, people with memory disorders, dementia, and related mood problems.

Margaret finds the relationship between brain function and behaviour fascinating. She is particularly interested on the effects of depression and stress on memory, and how chronic stress affects our health and promotes diseases. Her areas of treatment include:

  • Anxiety
  • Assertiveness
  • Carer support
  • Depression / Pre & post natal depression
  • Group work
  • Interpersonal problems for the aged
  • Life transition & adjustment issues
  • Loss and grief
  • Obsessive-compulsive behaviours
  • Phobias
  • Parent guidance
  • Rehabilitation/ brain injury counseling
  • Self-esteem / confidence building
  • Stress management
Adult Assessments
  • Academic performance

  • Acquired brain injury

  • Impairment

  • Intellectual

  • Learning dificulties

  • Memory problems

  • Neuropsychological
Phone: 03 8560 2200