Tim McIntyre

Tim McIntyre, Clinical Psychologist at Mermaid Beach

Tim McIntyre | Clinical Psychologist

BSocSc (Hons), MPsych (Clin.), MAPS, FCCLP

Tim is a registered Clinical Psychologist and Fellow of the Australian College of Clinical Psychologists (FCCLP). He has over 8 years’ experience working with adolescents and adults across government, non-government, and private practice settings. Tim has provided psychological services for Queensland Health, the headspace Youth Early Psychosis Program, and Youth Justice. He supports clients to overcome adversity, develop greater awareness and resiliency during times of psychological distress, and adjust to life changes.

Areas of specialisation

Tim is experienced working with people who have endured trauma and adversities across the lifespan. He provides treatment and management for a range of mental health concerns, including:

  • Depression
  • Generalised anxiety
  • Social anxiety
  • Panic attacks
  • Phobias
  • Post-traumatic stress & complex trauma
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Anger
  • Sleep difficulties
  • Psychosis
  • Borderline Personality Disorder

Therapeutic approaches

Tim adopts a person-centered approach and draws on the most up-to-date research to facilitate genuine outcomes for his clients. Tim has completed training across the following treatment modalities:

  • Cognitive-behavioural therapy
  • Interpersonal psychotherapy 
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Schema Therapy
  • Emotion-focused therapy
  • Acceptance & commitment therapy
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Solution-focussed counselling