Nunzio completed his undergraduate and post graduate training at universities in London, UK and then completed a doctorate of clinical psychology at Exeter University, also in the UK. All of his training has been approved by the Australian Psychological Society. He has undertaken advanced training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for numerous types of difficulty. He has also had training in Schema Focussed Cognitive Therapy (SFCT), Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT), Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) and in using imagery techniques. He is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia with an endorsement in Clinical Psychology. He has also been registered with the British Psychological Society and the British Health and Care and Professions Council.
Nunzio’s UK training involved him working with a variety of clients across the lifespan. For the past 6 years he has been working with clients aged from 18-65 in community mental health in Southern England and London. During this time he has worked with clients struggling anxiety, depression, trauma, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), interpersonal difficulties and many other types of problem. He has worked with individuals, couples and groups. Since arriving in Australia, he has been working with pain management at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, mostly using an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) approach. He is also qualified to teach Mindfulness Meditation and has facilitated a number of courses teaching this to clients with a variety of difficulties.