Dr Elliot Gerschman is an experienced clinical psychologist who specialises in treating adults with a wide range of mental health concerns. He is extensively involved in mental health promotion through charitable work and as the director of a clinical psychology practice near South Yarra. He holds a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society.
Elliot’s qualities as a therapist include his ability to connect deeply and authentically with people. His approach is gentle and validating. He is passionate about helping people to understand and work through their emotions, which often serve as an inner source of guidance and wisdom. He also assists individuals to identify and manage unhealthy relationship dynamics and to cultivate more satisfying relationships.
Elliot’s therapeutic approach goes beyond talk therapy by providing a structured, skills-based program for treating current symptoms and promoting enduring resilience. These skills are drawn from the latest evidence-based therapies, including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, and Mindfulness Therapy. Elliot will teach you the skills to manage difficult thoughts and feelings, navigate tricky relationships, and find lasting meaning and fulfilment.