The breadth of experience within the team means that we can be flexible when considering your needs. All of our clinicians adhere to their professional Code of Conduct, are Registered with their professional organisation and have all relevant security checks up to date and just as importantly will offer you a respectful, collaborative and confidential experience.
Accredited Mental Health Social Worker
David is a dedicated senior psychologist of high integrity who has been in private practice for 11 of the 18 years as a psychologist. Seven of those years were in the public sector working primarily in adult mental health, with a mix of child and adolescent and forensic services.
Prior to being a registered psychologist he had 16 years’ experience in providing pastoral care and counselling, giving more than 30 years’ experience in the field of humanities.
David blends empathy and compassion with a goal to move people toward self-directed solutions and has experience using a range of psychological interventions to treat a broad range of common mental health concerns such as depression, anxiety disorders and trauma.
David is registered to provide assessment and treatment to people with a Workcover claim, iCare claim, an NDIS package and currently offers treatment to people with a GP Mental Health Care Plan via Teleheath services.
LEVEL 3 COUNSELLOR, ACA
Louise has completed a Bachelor of Counselling Degree and is a Level 3 Member of the Australian Counselling Association and a qualified Clinical Supervisor. Over the past 15 plus years she has honed her experience by embracing a wide range of counselling areas, and has worked with many people experiencing drug and alcohol, mental health, work related issues, grief and loss, domestic violence, family and relationships issues, she has worked with elderly people with dementia and people with an intellectual disability and their carers. Most recently she has worked with farmers and their families in NSW who are experiencing mental health illness and suicidal ideation due to the ongoing drought. Following her Diploma and Degree in Counselling Louise continues to embrace her education and has completed other clinical training in areas such as Functional Family Therapy and Narrative therapy ensuring that she can provide a best practice service. In addition to individual, couple and family face to face counselling Louise also has experience working with clients as a telehealth counsellor. Facilitation of formal and informal group have provided excellent supports for people who feel isolated in their situation, benefit from a sympathetic and safe environment whilst learning from each other and gaining personal empowerment. As a counsellor she offers an authentic compassionate, insightful and challenging support to clients, understanding that the past and present need not dictate the future.