Jodie Wood is a registered Psychologist and currently works for Gidget Foundation Australia at Frances Perry House in Melbourne, and in private practice. Jodie has over 20 years of experience working in the community and not-for-profit sectors, providing therapy for women, children, and their families, particularly where there have been experiences of trauma and relationship difficulties.
Jodie has a passion for supporting families during the perinatal period. She works with a range of issues such as depression, anxiety, birth trauma, infertility, coping with fertility treatment, grief, loss, difficulties in relationships and family dynamics, adjustment, and transition to parenting.
Jodie is committed to providing evidence-based therapies and integrates several therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psychodynamic and Interpersonal Therapy, among others. These approaches can help you gain an understanding of yourself, current difficulties, learning new ways to reduce distress often triggered by the significant changes during the perinatal period.