Dr Tessa Cookson is an adult Psychiatrist based in Bangalow, NSW. Dr Cookson supports people experiencing mental illness in their recovery with an individualised approach, incorporating evidence based lifestyle intervention, medication, and therapy.
Dr Cookson has expertise in diagnosing and treating a range of mental health conditions including anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and psychotic illnesses. Other areas of interest include perinatal mental health, women's mental health, managing eating disorders, and doctor's welfare.
Dr Cookson also works with people living with chronic pain with a focus on improving function and quality of life. Dr Cookson works closely with Managing Pain, a multidisciplinary pain team servicing Southern Gold Coast and Northern NSW. For details of the team members, as well as pain management resources, please visit the Managing Pain link above.
Prior to booking an appointment you will need a referral from your General Practitioner.
Dr Cookson is able to offer appointment's via Skype if unable to otherwise access Psychiatric care. Please contact us for further details.
4 Keith Street, Bangalow, NSW 2479
t. 02 6687 1384
f. 02 6687 1387