Leah is a Clinical Psychologist who specialises in Paediatric Psychology. She provides psychological services to children, 18 years old and younger, experiencing emotional, behavioural and developmental challenges. She is experienced in the assessment of Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and learning difficulties.
Leah enjoys working with a range of child and adolescent concerns but has a special interest in Autism, ADHD, developmental concerns, emotion regulation, anxiety and behavioural concerns. She is passionate about working with children, adolescents and families to improve their mental health and wellbeing. She supports her clients to develop their own strengths, skills and strategies using her warm, empathic approach.
Leah completed her undergraduate Psychology studies at Flinders University and her Masters of Clinical Psychology degree with Distinction at Griffith University, Gold Coast.
Leah has worked in a range of settings including the largest paediatric private practice on the Gold Coast. She has also worked within the developmental clinic at Gold Coast University Hospital providing assessments to a wide variety of children with different presentations. Leah has also provided social skills training and anger management groups to children.
Leah consults Thursdays and Fridays at HAWTHORN.
Margaret is a registered Physiotherapist, graduating in 1983 and is a member of the Australian Physiotherapist Association. As a General Physiotherapist Margaret utilises Manual Therapy, Dry Needling and Pilates based exercises as well as providing visits to private homes and residential facilities.
She has experience in a number of specialist areas including antenatal, child development, elite sports, spinal care, holistic rehabilitation, orthopaedics and also liaises closely with other health professionals in these fields.
Margaret has the expertise to match her passion in assisting each client to reach their optimum, regardless of age or health challenges.
Margaret consults Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at HAWTHORN.
Podiatrist, Advanced Podiatry
Katrina graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Podiatry degree. She has a genuine interest in working with people who have skin and nail conditions, foot pain associated with walking and exercise and chronic conditions such as diabetes.
When not working she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Katrina consults at both UNLEY (the first Monday of the month and Tuesdays) and HAWTHORN (every second Wednesday).
Mark is an experienced and compassionate Clinical Psychologist. He specialises in working with adults suffering anxiety issues such as panic attacks, social anxiety, excessive worry, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and post-traumatic stress. He also works with those suffering depression as well as stress from workplace or other life issues.
Mark consults on Tuesdays at UNLEY in the Cottage.
Susan is a Registered Psychologist with a background in both the clinical and organisational areas of psychology. She is passionate about helping people build resilience, self-esteem and confidence to function independently and live happier, healthier lives. Susan uses a variety of therapies to suit the needs of each client including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness, Emotion Focused Therapy, Relaxation Therapy and Hypnotherapy.
Susan has a particular interest in relationships/marriage counselling where she uses Gottman Relationship Therapy and also has extensive experience and knowledge in ReturnToWorkSA claims.
Sue consults on Thursdays and Fridays at UNLEY in the Cottage.
Kate predominantly works with adults and adolescents referred for a range of presenting problems including mood disorders (anxiety, depression, PTSD, and adjustment disorders), coping with chronic illness, pain management, grief and loss, workplace stress, behavioural management & parenting skills, social skills and self-esteem, anger management and relationship issues. Kate uses therapeutic approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and interpersonal therapy. She has been trained in Clinical Hypnosis and Gottman Level 1 Couples Therapy.
Kate consults at UNLEY in the Cottage on Mondays and Wednesdays and in the main building on Thursdays and Fridays.