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Principal Psychologist

Shannon Barton

MPsy(Org),BPsySc, Cert IV Correctional Practice

Shannon Barton is a Brisbane based registered psychologist and accredited correctional services officer, with specific training in psychological/psychometric assessments, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI) and Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) intervention and counselling.

Shannon works with people experiencing multiple and complex needs, including emotional wellbeing, stress, anxiety, depression, work/life balance, and concerns relating to drugs and alcohol, particularly in young adults and those exposed to the Criminal Justice System.

Shannon has worked in a variety of settings in Australia and the United Kingdom including custodial centres, not for profit mental health care services, the Department of Justice and Attorney General, Corrective Services and with voluntary early intervention programs through a number of magistrates’ courts.