Interests: Trauma, Military and Emergency Services,Alcohol and Drug Addiction, Improving Exercise and Diet, Depression, Anxiety and Stress reduction.
Tavis started as a Psychologist in Human Resources prior to working in the Australian Army and as a private provider. He served as a Psychologist supporting various operations in the Solomon Islands, Kuwait, Afghanistan and East Timor and disaster zones such as the 2009 Victorian bushfires.
Member of Australian Psychological Society (MAPS), Registered Psychologist, Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA)
Tavis works from a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy -CBT framework, including elements of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy -ACT, Cognitive Processing Therapy-CPT and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing -EMDR.