Our Psychologists have special areas of interest and expertise.
We utilise a range of evidence-based therapies in treatment including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Schema Therapy.
Emma has worked for over 12 years as a clinical psychologist. She has worked in various settings including adult public mental health, in primary and secondary educational settings, and has been working in private practice since 2012.
Emma works with adults who are experiencing PTSD/trauma, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, sleep issues, adjustment difficulties, self-harming, and personality disorders, as well as those struggling to cope with everyday life. Emma has trained in a range of modalities, including Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Schema Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Emma is a full member of the EMDR Association of Australia.
Emma is passionate about helping her clients to reach their full potential and adopts a warm, caring and non-judgemental approach to facilitate a safe space to allow clients to feel comfortable.
Clinical Psychology Registrar
Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Master of Clinical Psychology
Emma works with young people aged 15 years and above and adults experiencing anxiety, depression, adjustment to life circumstances, low self-esteem, and interpersonal and relationship difficulties. She also works with clients experiencing stress, sleep issues, and health problems. Emma has a particular interest in treating anxiety disorders, including social anxiety disorder, generalised anxiety disorder, and phobias.
Emma offers an eclectic approach to her therapy that utilises components of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Emma provides a safe, supportive and non-judgmental environment, and ensures that her clients feel understood. She has a warm, authentic and collaborative approach, and is passionate about working with clients to achieve their personal goals.
Emma is a Registered Psychologist with AHPRA and is currently completing her Clinical Registrar Program to gain endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist.
Ben has worked as a clinical psychologist in private practice for over 12 years. Prior to this, he worked extensively in the public mental health sector.
Ben enjoys working with adults who experience anxiety disorders (including OCD, social anxiety, GAD, and panic), depression, interpersonal/relationship issues, low self-esteem, Borderline Personality Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, as well as clients who simply struggle with day-to-day life. Ben offers an eclectic approach to his therapy and has been trained in Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Schema Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
Although Ben has a relaxed approach during his sessions, he prioritises working collaboratively with his clients to achieve positive outcomes as soon as possible.
Ben is fully registered with AHPRA and is also a registered Clinical Supervisor. He provides supervision for Psychologists, including those completing the Clinical Registrar Program.
Bachelor of Arts, Grad. Dip of Psychology
Master of Professional Psychology
Helen is a registered Psychologist who works with children aged 12 and over, adolescents and adults.
Helen supports people who experience a variety of mental health concerns including anxiety, grief, depression, self-harming, low self-esteem, social skill deficits, family conflict, relationship difficulties and trauma. She has a special interest in treating anxiety disorders and adolescent mental health issues.
Helen has worked across multiple settings including primary and secondary schools, forensic settings and private practice.
Helen's counselling style is collaborative, warm, empathic and down-to-earth. She takes an integrative approach that recognises her client's strengths and is based on principles of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and solution-focused therapy.
DR MONIQUE SLEVISON
Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Doctor of Clinical Psychology
Monique is a Clinical Psychologist who enjoys working with adults and adolescents experiencing a range of difficulties, including depression, anxiety, stress, grief and loss, trauma, relationship difficulties, challenging life events and changes, and difficulties managing in everyday life. Monique has experience working with adolescents and adults across a range of public mental health settings in both Australia and the United Kingdom. She has worked with individuals experiencing a wide range of mental health and emotional difficulties, including long-standing and complex problems.
Monique offers a warm, empathic and non-judgmental approach, and is committed to creating a therapeutic space where people can feel safe, understood and respected. She supports people to develop a better understanding of themselves in the context of their life experiences, with a view to working together to explore a pathway towards improved mental wellbeing and greater fulfillment in life.
Monique utilizes a range of evidence-based therapies in assisting clients with their difficulties including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT). She has recently completed training in CAT, which looks at how our early life experiences impact the way we relate to ourselves and others, and how through developing an awareness of these relational patterns we can create space for change. Monique provides tailored and flexible therapeutic interventions based on the client’s difficulties and their goals for therapy.
Esther is our friendly receptionist and is available to provide support for all your bookings. She is also able to answer any enquiries about our services that you may have and will assist you in matching up with the most suitable psychologist.
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology, Master of Clinical Psychology
Bachelor of Psychology (Honours), Master of Clinical