Asha Casey

Asha Casey

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Asha is an experienced mental health professional. She previously worked as a school psychologist, servicing seven schools in the Wheatbelt Education Region in Western Australia (WA). She has also worked in the Perth Metropolitan Education Region.

Influential work

  • Servicing seven schools (Primary and District High Schools) across the Wheatbelt Education Region in WA, working with students of all ages and from diverse backgrounds to support mental health and learning needs
  • Responded to and managed a primary school’s response to a critical incident in the community
  • Undertook behavioural observations and provided strategies to support a primary school student with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder
  • Participated in a Positive Psychology program (The Ruler Approach) developed by Yale University’s Centre for Emotional Intelligence and implemented it into her counselling work, specifically with those suffering from anxiety
  • Participated in year-group and whole-school wellbeing initiatives such as Armed for Life, Zero-2-Hero and R U OK? Day.

Outside of Nous

Prior to Nous Asha worked as a school psychologist. In this role she conducted cognitive assessments for students referred for learning difficulties; provided mental health counselling support using evidence-based interventions such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Solution Focussed Behavioural Therapy; delivered behaviour management strategies for students presenting in the classroom with behavioural difficulties such as ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorder; performed risk assessments and risk management plans for students identified as having suicide ideation; and liaised with Child and Mental Adolescent Health Services, the WA Department for Child Protection and other relevant stakeholders including paediatricians, psychologists, speech pathologists and occupational therapists to ensure students with social, emotional, behavioural and learning needs were supported.

Asha holds a Graduate Diploma in Psychology from the University of Melbourne, a Post Graduate Diploma in Psychology from Deakin University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Education (school psychology) from the University of Western Australia.

In her spare time...

Asha enjoys yoga (especially hot yoga) and pilates. She enjoys cooking and eating healthy meals, going out for breakfast, travelling, drinking coffee in cafés and adventuring with her two-year-old boy.