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Cilna George's Profile

Clinical Psychologist

Cilna George

Masters in Psychology (Clinical), MPhil (Clinical Psychology)

Cilna George is an experienced Clinical Psychologist with a proven track record in the hospital and healthcare sector. With extensive experience spanning diverse age groups, Cilna has successfully assisted clients grappling with emotional challenges, trauma, and complex behavioral patterns. Her academic background includes specialized training in Clinical Psychology at the esteemed NIMHANS, the Centre for Excellence and Training in India.

As a registered practitioner endorsed in Clinical Psychology by the Psychology Board of Australia, Cilna has delved into cognitive and neuropsychological assessments, contributing to published research in the field. Her expertise extends to addressing a spectrum of mental health issues, including stress, anxiety, depression, trauma, interpersonal conflicts, and OCD. Additionally, Cilna is well-versed in evaluating neurodevelopmental conditions such as adult ADHD diagnosis and ASD.

Embracing a trauma-informed model of care, Cilna comprehends the profound impacts of trauma on individuals. She employs a diverse range of therapeutic modalities, such as cognitive reprocessing of trauma, cognitive behavior therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and interpersonal therapy, tailored to address various mental health conditions. Cilna’s professional scope encompasses working with individuals, couples, and families, ensuring personalized care aligned with mental health care plans.

Notably, Cilna has shared her expertise through lectures at Central Queensland University and has actively contributed to discussions on migrant women’s mental health and well-being.

Cilna George's Services

Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)

Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) is a short-term, evidence-based psychotherapy approach that focuses on resolving interpersonal issues and improving the quality of relationships. It is rooted in the belief that the way individuals relate to others significantly influences their mental health. IPT typically addresses specific interpersonal problems and aims to help individuals develop more effective strategies for managing these challenges.

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by a range of challenges in social interaction, communication, and repetitive behaviors. The term “spectrum” is used because ASD varies widely in its presentation and severity, and individuals with ASD may have diverse strengths and difficulties. Here are key features and characteristics associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder:


ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) can persist into adulthood, and its symptoms may manifest differently in adults compared to children.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a mental health condition characterized by persistent, intrusive thoughts (obsessions) and repetitive behaviors or mental acts (compulsions) performed to alleviate the anxiety or distress associated with these obsessions. It’s a chronic condition that can significantly interfere with daily functioning and quality of life. Here are key aspects of OCD: