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We are specialists in clinical psychology which allows us to provide faster, more effective treatment outcomes. We are fully qualified and registered, adhere to strict ethical guidelines and stay up to date with the most current research and treatments.
Natalie is a Clinical Psychologist who has 18 years’ experience working with adults, adolescents and couples. Natalie has worked in a variety of therapeutic settings including drug and alcohol rehabilitation, child and adolescent psychiatry, The University of New South Wales, the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia and The Victims of Crime Tribunal.
Aspasia completed her Doctorate of Clinical Psychology at the University of Sydney, as well as a Master’s degree in psychology from the University of Otago. In addition, she has over 12 years experience as a researcher and project manager of various clinical trials. Aspasia’s clinical experience includes working with children and adults of all ages who are experiencing challenges in areas including anxiety, mood and depression, psychosis, relationships, personality, self-esteem, and adjustment to challenging life events. She takes a client-centered approach to therapy, drawing on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), schema therapy, trauma-informed therapy, and psychoanalytic approaches. Aspasia has a special interest in working with longstanding difficulties related to early life trauma.
Valerie completed her Doctorate of Clinical Psychology at the University of Sydney. Valerie's clinical experience includes working with children, adolescents and adults who are experiencing difficulties with mood, anxiety, emotion regulation, psychosis and suicidality. Valerie has experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings including the Centre for Emotional Health Clinic, Macquarie University, Gosford Mental Health Inpatient Unit, and Concord Hospital.
Zac completed his Master of Clinical Psychology at The University of Sydney. Zac has a focus on solution-focused treatment using CBT and ACT that is tailored to the client’s strengths and needs. He has experience working with depression, anxiety, psychosis, relationship difficulties and substance misuse at the Albion Centre in Sydney and headspace in Darwin. Zac has a specialisation in gender, specifically working with boys and men and the LGBTIQ+ community. Zac's research focuses on understanding the link between masculinity and depression and can be found at www.manisland.com.au.
Brittany completed her Doctorate of Clinical Psychology at the University of Sydney. Brittany has over 5 years experience working in psycho-oncology research. Brittany’s clinical experience includes working with children, adolescents and adults who are experiencing difficulties with anxiety, mood, disordered eating, problem gambling and adjustment to chronic illness. Brittany has experience working in community and hospital settings including the Gambling Treatment Clinic (USYD), Rivendell Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service and the Kinghorn Cancer Centre (St Vincent’s Hospital).