Contact My Potential

Providing Recovery Support through Lived Experience

Contact My Potential
Providing services to the Mornington Peninsula region of Melbourne

Address: 16/23 Suffolk Street Capel Sound
Ph: 0403 163 339

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My Potential Location: 16/23 Suffolk Street, Capel Sound, VIC, 3940

Laura Thyer

Laura is extremely passionate about providing recovery-oriented services that support people to achieve their dreams and potential.

Laura completed her Bachelor of Occupational therapy with Research Honours at Monash University. Since graduating Laura has been advocating for the rights of people with mental health conditions. She has been involved in lecturing and training delivered to occupational therapy students and allied health professionals worldwide about working with Borderline Personality Disorder.

Laura is currently completing her Doctoral studies in the use of creative activities in facilitating the recovery of people with mental health conditions; and completing a Diploma in Psychological Therapies.

Recently, Laura contributed to the development of the Department of Health and Human Services ‘Allied Health Credentialing, Competency and Capability Framework’ sharing her expertise in working from a recovery-oriented perspective.

Laura has experience and training in:

  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy
  • Sensory Modulation
  • Trauma
  • Mental Health Promotion
  • Understanding the impact of mental health on our every day activities
  • Partnering with Borderline Personality Disorder, Anxiety and Depression
  • Facilitating groups
  • Creating safe spaces for people to feel comfortable
  • Understanding of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Mindfulness and the Creative Arts

Occupational Therapist
Lived Experienced Clinician
PhD Candidate

Director – My Potential

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