The Wentworth Forensic Clinic (WFC) is a training clinic run by the University of New South Wales School of Psychology. Corrective Services New South Wales provides space for the clinic in the City Community Corrections office in Wentworth Avenue, Sydney.

The WFC has a dual role, providing clinical services to clients of Corrective Services and providing opportunities for supervised training of students enrolled in the Master of Psychology (Forensic) program at UNSW.

As well as providing assessment and therapy services, the clinic supports research, training and supervision for forensic psychologists and forensic psychology registrars.

The Wentworth Forensic Clinic provides assessment and intervention in a range of psychological problems including:

  • Abuse
  • Anger and conflict management
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Bereavement and grief
  • Domestic violence
  • Impulse control problems
  • Interpersonal and relationship problems
  • Mental health management
  • Mood disorders
  • Sexual offending
  • Stress management
  • Substance abuse issues, addictions and gambling
  • Violent offending

The clinic is based at the Community Corrections City Office at 13-15 Wentworth Avenue, Darlinghurst, and some services are offered off site. Referrals are welcome from metropolitan Community Corrections Offices, provided the client can travel to the clinic. Assessments can be conducted in Correctional Centres in the Metropolitan area.

Interested in Forensic Psychology? The Master of Psychology (Forensic) program is a demanding course that covers coursework, a research thesis and placements in forensic environments. The linked video provides a brief overview of the program, its challenges and rewards.

Master of  Psychology (Forensic) Program

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