Terry Doan

BBehSci (Psych) BSocialWork AASW Member

Medicare registered Social Worker

Terry is a holistic and warm Mental Health Social Worker who supports people aged five and older with Autism, ADHD, grief and loss, complex trauma, dissociative disorders, personality disorders, adjustment difficulties and neurodegeneration. Her diverse experience includes supporting people in hospitals, community mental health services and private practice. 

Terry is trauma-focused and a registered EMDR practitioner. Her other evidence-based modalities include Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Reminiscence Therapy and Psychodynamics (Ego States Therapy and Structural Dissociation). Terry can integrate art, play, and music into therapy, cultivating a creative and safe healing environment. 

Terry has actively participated in mental health programs as a Vietnamese-speaking clinician and professional mentor. Her dedication to cultural competence amplifies her capacity to engage with a variety of communities and cultures. Her educational journey, from foreign languages and journalism to a double degree in Psychology and Social Work, has enriched her life experiences and brought a unique perspective to mental health care.

Terry finds joy in gardening, playing music, creating art, and camping with her dog Batman. This personal commitment to well-being aligns with her professional goal of fostering growth and healing in individuals navigating life challenges. 

“Life is filled with suffering, but it is also filled with many wonders.” – Thich Nhat Hanh


Medicare eligible: Yes

Clinic: Aspley & Lutwyche

Email: terry@northbrisbanepsychologists.com.au

Phone: 3726 5595