Dr Nina Puren
Dr Nina Puren
Clinical Psychology Registrar

BA(Hons) English, PhD (English), BA(Hons) Psychology, MPsych (Clinical), MAPS

Consults at Bluff Road Psychology on Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday (18+ years).

Nina is an AHPRA- registered psychologist and member of the Australian Psychological Society. She has a doctorate in English from Monash University and a Master of Psychology (Clinical) from Swinburne University. Nina is currently completing the registrar program for endorsement as a clinical psychologist.

Nina has provided both individual and group-based therapies in public and private hospitals, community mental health clinics, nursing homes and rehabilitation settings. She welcomes referrals from adults (18+) and older adults.

Nina is a warm, empathetic and collaborative clinician. In tailoring treatment for each client’s needs, she draws from a range of evidence-based approaches including cognitive behaviour therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, and dialectical behaviour therapy.

She can assist with a range of mental health concerns including:

  • Mood and anxiety disorders
  • Emotion dysregulation
  • Stress and adjustment issues
  • Hoarding disorder
  • Grief and loss
  • Interpersonal difficulties
  • Chronic pain and adjustment to illness