Rise Becker

Rise Becker

Speaker

Rise Becker (M.A.Clinical Psychology) has trained as a Psychoanalyst with the Australian Psychoanalytical Society. Rise works in private practice in Sydney and consults and supervises at the NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS) after moving to Australia in 1990 to take up the position of Clinical Director of STARTTS. Rise has particular interest in the application of psychoanalytic ideas to socio-political issues and the impact working with highly traumatised clients can have on psychotherapist. She received an award for excellence in Clinical Practice from the Transcultural Mental Health Centre.