Dr. Rani Simpson

April 5, 2017

Rani has extensive experience supporting and treating children, adolescents and adults across a range of psychological difficulties.  Rani has worked for several years in private practice, and previously in hospital and community health settings, supporting children and teenagers experiencing medical and psychological difficulties.

Rani is particularly interested in working with children and teens with anxiety and mood challenges, such as worry, panic, obsessions and compulsions, phobias, depression, bipolar disorder, and self harm behaviours.  She also has experience supporting children and young people with eating disorders, medical issues, and other complexities.  Rani is adept at supporting children within their family relationships, and works directly with parents and families to promote appropriate and healthy relationships between family members.

Rani achieves change with families through use of therapies such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Schema Therapy, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, and family therapies.