Daile completed her undergraduate degree in the UK and her Masters degree in Australia. She has experience across various settings and with many different client problems. Daile worked for many years as a counsellor for a large community organisation working with children, young people and parents; She has also worked as a community health centre psychologist, university student services psychologist and a school psychologist (developing and co-facilitating a social skills program for Year 7’s). She has also co-facilitated a group program for grieving children in a not-for-profit organisation.
Daile works mainly from an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and mindfulness-based approaches. She also trained in Neuropsychotherapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). Daile is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and she also draws on play-based and expressive therapy.
Daile works with children, adolescents, adults and older adults. She has a background in childcare and particularly loves working with children.
Daile takes a compassionate, gentle approach to therapy, and believes the therapeutic relationship is central to this. She aims to provide a safe nurturing space, in which clients feel respected and cared for, and she values supporting individuals to discover their unique strengths and resources to enable them to experience more meaningful lives.