ROBERT  BRIGHT

Consultant  Psychologist

BA, MASH, DIP.APP.PSYCH, DIP.CLIN.HYP, CPN, CMDN, MAPS, FCHP, FCCOUNP )

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology & Philosophy, Double Major (Flinders University)
  • Diploma of Applied Psychology (Flinders University)
  • Diploma of Clinical Hypnosis (Australian Society of Hypnosis)
  • Certificate of EMDR, Level 1 & Level 2, (EMDR Institute, USA)
  • Certificate of Psychiatric Nursing (Hillcrest Hospital)
  • Certificate of Mental Deficiency Nursing (Hillcrest Hospital)

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Psychological Society (APS)

  • Fellow of the APS College of Counselling Psychologists
  • Fellow of the APS College of Health Psychologists
  • Australasian Society of Behavioural Health & Medicine
  • Australian Society of Hypnosis
  • Neuro-Orthopaedic Institute

Governmental Registrations

  • Psychology Board of Australia (PBA): Registered Psychologist

  • PBA Endorsed Specialities: Health Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist
  • Medicare Australia
  • Department of Veteran's Affairs
  • WorkCover Queensland 

Professional History


  • 9 years - Psychiatric, Mental Deficiency and General Nursing (S.A.)
  • 8 years - Drug & Alcohol Treatment Services (S.A.)
  • 1998 to 2013 - Clinical Health Psychologist, Cairns Base Hospital
  • 2005 Academic Supervisor - Central Queensland University
  • 2011 Academic Supervisor - University of Queensland
  • Since 1987 Counselling Psychologist, Health Psychologist and Clinical Hypnotherapist - Alpha Psychology 

                           

Occupational Environments

  • Psychiatric Hospitals
  • General Hospitals
  • Drug & Alcohol Rehabilitation Clinics
  • Occupational Medicine Clinic
  • Sexual Health Clinic
  • Mental Deficiency Residential Facility
  • Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Clinic
  • Hospital Obesity Clinic
  • Hospital Diabetes Clinic
  • Corrective Services Facilities
  • Private Practice


Phone: 0408 077 406

4, Golf St, Yorkeys Knob, Cairns, Qld, 4878

[email protected]