Dr Celeste Benetti
Clinical Psychologist - Accredited Mentalization Based Treatment (MBT) Supervisor
BSocSc(Psych) BA(Hons) DPsych(Clinical)
Phone: 0433 599 118
Celeste is a Clinical Psychologist with over 10 years’ experience. She offers both brief and longer-term therapies to adolescents, adults, families, and parents.
Her approach is client-centred and fosters a shared understanding of the person’s difficulties in the context of their current circumstances and previous experiences. Celeste works in a collaborative manner to assist patients in finding new ways of relating to themselves and others.
Celeste works with people with a variety of presenting difficulties, including depression, anxiety, adjustment disorder, study-related stress, personality disorder, parenting and family difficulties. She has a particular interest in psychotherapy for a range of difficulties, and in working with young people and adults with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and their families.
Celeste’s practice is strongly influenced by her training in Mentalization Based Treatment (MBT). Celeste first trained in MBT in 2012 and is an internationally Accredited MBT Practitioner and Accredited MBT Supervisor. She provides both MBT therapy and MBT supervision in her private practice at Melbourne Health Rooms.
Celeste is a registered AHPRA supervisor and provides primary and secondary supervision for the AHPRA Registrar program in the area of Clinical Psychology. She also provides clinical supervision to mental health professionals from a variety of disciplines.
Celeste is a registered Medicare Provider and eligible patients can access a Medicare rebate of $124.50 per session for up to 10 sessions per calendar year.
phone: 0433 599 118