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Dr Joanne Sargeant

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Dr Joanne Sargeant

Psychiatrist

Social & Emotional Wellbeing

Our clinic is proud to have provided Quality Confidential Care to the families of Brisbane since 2003. Dr Sargeant aims to give young people the skills they need to meet their individual potential. Free-onsite parking in a non-threatening family-friendly environment.

PHONEPRACTICE LOCATIONS

  • 144 Park Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane QLD 4102 07 3391 2323 PHONE 07 3391 2323

Services

  • Counselling, Psychotherapy, Family Therapy, Assessment 
  • Dr Joanne Sargeant works with children, adolescents and families in Brisbane. Her passion is the long-term outcome for a young person.

    Her training is in medicine, and adult and child psychiatry. Treatment may include goal setting, activity scheduling, anger management, assertiveness training, and communication skills. Medication use is kept to a minimum. Dr Sargeant sees her role as providing up-to-date information, with the final decision belonging to the parents and young person.

    Areas of Special Interest

  • ADD / ADHD, Adolescent Issues, Anger Related Issues, Anxiety / Panic Attacks, Childhood Issues, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Divorce / Separation, Eating Disorders, Emotional Crisis, Existential Issues, Obsessive Compulsive, PTSD, Self Injury, Sexual Abuse, Suicidal Feelings  
  • MODALITIES / Approach

    CBT, Developmental, Interpersonal, Marriage and Family, Psychodynamic

    Behaviour management techniques, Strengths focussed strategies
    Career planning strategies for adolescents.

    ACCREDITATIONS

    • MBBS - Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery - 1994 - University of Queenland
    • FRANZCP - Fellow Royal Aust/NZ College Psychiatry - 2003
    • Adv Certificate in Child/Adol/Family Psychiatry - 2003

    Professional Associations

    • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

    Quality Provision

    We are proud of the fact that most of the clinic's referrals are by word of mouth.
    We like to hear how we are doing - Service evaluation questionnaires are available for patients.
    Dr Sargeant teaches medical students, and provides peer supervision.

    Background

    Dr Sargeant has worked in psychiatry for over 15 years.

    She trained in Brisbane at the Royal Brisbane, Mater & P.A. Hospitals and Community Clinics.
    She is also author of "Social & Emotional Wellbeing for teenage girls" - and a mother of 3.

    Appointments

    Monday - Friday, 7am - 2pm
    (reduced over school holidays)

    Transport and Parking

    Free on-site parking is provided; the clinic is near the Ipswich Rd exit of the Clem 7 (via Officeworks).

    The Park Rd train station & Boggo Rd busway stations are also nearby.

    Fees

    To access Medicare rebates, please ask your General Practitioner to write a short letter of referral, listing the names of both parents as well as your young person.

    Payment Options

    Cash, Cheque, Eftpos, Major Credit Cards



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    Dr Joanne Sargeant

    Joanne Sargeant

    Psychiatrist

    Our clinic is proud to have provided Quality Confidential Care to the families of Brisbane since 2003. Dr Sargeant aims to give young people the skills they need to meet their individual potential.

    Free-onsite parking in a non-threatening family-friendly environment....

    • Woolloongabba
    • CBT, Developmental, Interpersonal, Marriage and Family, Psychodynamic