LEADERSHIP TEAM

All of our psychologists are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). This national registration standard ensures that all psychologists practice in line with a Code of Ethics document based on principles of respect, propriety and integrity, and engage in continued learning and development throughout their career. You can check any of our psychologist's registration through the AHPRA website by using their registration number. Our leadership team are also board approved clinical supervisors.

Stevie-Rae Kirkland

Clinical Lead

AHPRA Registration PSY0001816539

Stevie is a registered psychologist and board approved clinical supervisor who has experience working with children, adolescents and families from a variety of backgrounds. Stevie has a particular interest working with those who have difficulties with anxiety, neurodevelopmental disorders and attachment disruption. Stevie works from an attachment-based framework to assist individuals strengthen relationships with their support networks. Stevie has completed additional training in Circle of Security, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) interventions. Stevie also has a strong interest in canine-assisted therapy, and the positive impacts that animals can have on wellbeing.

Monday - Friday

PSYCHOLOGISTS

All of our psychologists are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). This national registration standard ensures that all psychologists practice in line with a Code of Ethics document based on principles of respect, propriety and integrity, and engage in continued learning and development throughout their career. You can check any of our psychologist's registration through the AHPRA website by using their registration number. Our clinicians bring with them a breadth of knowledge and experience in the sector, and are passionate and committed to providing the best quality service they can to their clients.

Mathew Aquilina

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001686217

Mathew is a registered psychologist and board approved clinical supervisor with experience assisting children, adolescents, and families in individual and group therapies. Mathew is interested in working with anxiety, trauma, and attachment based difficulties in young people. Mathew has completed training in Circle of Security, ACT, CBT, and Schema Therapy models of intervention. Mathew has had experience running a number of group programs with Warehouse One7, as part of external agencies, and in the local community. Notably, he developed a resilience- and emotion-focused program for boys at a local high school. Mathew continues to enjoy work with boys and young men particularly and is passionate about early intervention in shaping men's understanding of and attitude towards mental health issues. 

Tuesdays

Diana Gonsalves

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001894972

Diana is a registered psychologist with a passion for working with young people and their families from an attachment-based perspective. Diana has experience working with young people in out-of-home-care, from trauma backgrounds.  Diana values a whole-of-child framework and aims to enrich the lives of families through supporting connections. 

Monday - Friday

Matthew Jones

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001959032

Matthew Jones (known around here as '2tees') is a registered psychologist with previous experience in drug and alcohol counselling. Matt has a particular interest in supporting young people and their families from a trauma-informed perspective. 

Friday

Lize Booy

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001958188

Lize is a registered psychologist with experience working in educational settings and out-of-home care. Lize is passionate about working with children and their families and has been able to do this in group and individual contexts. Lize works from a trauma-informed, strengths-based, and attachment framework. 

Monday & Thursday

Kristina Suatoni

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001961817

Kristina is a registered psychologist with an interest in supporting children, teens and families. Kristina adopts a values and strengths-based approach to therapy and is particularly passionate about strengthening the emotional and psychological bonds between parents and children.

Tuesday - Friday

Jocelyn Barnett

Clinical Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001956634

Jocelyn is a registered psychologist with Clinical endorsement who enjoys using creativity to engage young people in therapy. She works from a strengths-based and client-centred perspective using a variety of therapeutic modalities. Jocelyn has experience assisting children, adolescents and their families with difficulties such as depression, challenging behaviours, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and autism spectrum disorder. She has particular interests in trauma, attachment, and anxiety disorders. 

Monday - Wednesday

Megan Blacker

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001954534

Megan is a registered psychologist who has experience working with adolescents, adults, families, drug and alcohol, suicidal and self-harming behaviours. She works collaboratively with the child or young person and their families using a variety of different treatments that are client centred and strength based. She has a special interest in trauma work and mindfulness practice. 

Monday - Friday

Ajdin (Adi) Mujezinovic

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0002100326

Ajdin is a registered psychologist with experience in community outreach mental health, and further study in transnational neuroscience. Ajdin is passionate about providing personalized approaches to psychotherapy in the child-adolescent-family context. Ajdin works with a focus on evolutionary psychology, bio-psychology, attachment theory, trauma informed and strengths-based approaches. Ajdin also has an interest in Canine Assisted Psychotherapy.

Monday - Wednesday

Esther Davis

Clinical Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0001818333

Esther is a clinical psychologist with experience supporting young people with mild to severe mental health issues and their families. She takes a client-centred and systemic approach to therapy in which she actively seeks to collaborate with the young person and the important people in their life.  Esther uses a variety of therapeutic modalities directed at helping young people better understand how to manage their thoughts, feelings and behaviours and strengthening family relationships.

Monday & Tuesday

Thomas Moyle

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0002102502

Thomas is a registered psychologist with experience working with children and adolescents in a school setting. He uses values- and strength-based therapeutic approaches to helping young people with behavioural issues and anxiety. He is also passionate about using mindfulness practices to teach individuals and groups to learn stress reduction techniques. 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Jayke Parish

Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0002260190

Jayke is a registered psychologist who is passionate about working with children and adolescents. He has previous experience using ABA therapy, to help children with Autism Spectrum Disorder manage challenging behaviours and improve social and daily living skills.

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGISTS

All of our provisional psychologists are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). provisional psychologists are completing the practical internship component of their registration pathway. All provisional psychologists have completed an accredited four-year university degree, and are receiving regular supervision from our Clinical Lead. They are bound by the same registration guidelines as our registered psychologists, and details of their registration can be found on the AHPRA website by searching their registration number.

Samantha Bertoldo

Provisional Psychologist / Triage Clinician

AHPRA Registration PSY0002269541 

Samantha has experience working with people from diverse backgrounds in a crisis setting . Samantha is passionate about working with young people and their families from a strengths-based perspective. She has a particular interest in anxiety and mood disorders, as well as strengthening the bonds between young people and their families. 

Wednesday & Friday

Daisy Seaton

Provisional Psychologist

AHPRA Registration PSY0002350269

Daisy is a provisionally registered psychologist who is passionate about working with children, young people and their families. Daisy works from a values-driven, attachment-based perspective and has a special interest in incorporating mindfulness practices to help young people manage their thoughts, emotions and behaviours. She has particular interests in behavioural issues and anxiety disorders. 

Wednesday & Friday

CLIENT SUPPORT

Our friendly and helpful Client Care Support team are committed to providing a great introduction to our service. All initial inquiries are responded to by Client Care Support.

Kate Sullivan

Practice Manager

Kate is completing her Graduate Diploma of Psychology Advanced at Monash University. In her studies, she is particularly interested in developmental trauma and attachment. She is currently completing her thesis in the field of educational psychology. She has experience working with children and adolescents in a variety of backgrounds, including education, and in-house care.

Tuesday - Friday

Brianna Kelly

Client Care Support

Brianna is one of our client care support members who is passionate about ensuring our clients receive the assistance they need. She enjoys working with children and adolescents and has experience working with children through both dance and tutoring.

Monday - Wednesday