Graham Winter, Psychologist

Graham Winter is highly experienced and a wonderful listener with a passion for helping people attain well-being and performance in their everyday lives and in their areas of aspiration, be it career, personal life, sport, or learning. He easily identifies the obstacles holding you back, and gently but honestly guides you to solutions that could help.


As a seasoned therapist, Graham equips people with the awareness, support and tools they need to overcome challenges like stress, anxiety, conflict, and depression.

Helping clients find and be their best selves

Graham’s style is to skilfully and compassionately guide and enable his clients to live mindfully and authentically according to their values and aspirations. His aim is for his clients to find and be their best selves.

Recently, Graham was awarded the status of Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). 

Sports Psychologist / Sportsman / Author

Among his many achievements, Graham was the Chief Psychologist to three Australian Olympic Teams (including Sydney 2000) and brings over three decades of experience helping people from a wide variety of backgrounds find composure, confidence, and focus, even when life’s storms threaten to overwhelm them.

Graham has a background in top-level sport, having represented South Australia in First-Class cricket and has also authored the following publications / books :

  • Mindful Cricket & Mindful Cricket Workbook (Greenhill Publishing, 2019)

  • First Be Nimble: How to adapt, innovate and perform in a volatile business world (Jossey Bass, 2012)

  • Think One Team (Jossey-Bass Leadership, Second Edition, 2015)

  • The Man Who Cured the Performance Review: A practical and engaging guide to perfecting the art of performance conversation (Jossey-Bass Leadership Series July 2009)

  • High Performance Leadership (John Wiley & Sons, 2003)

Areas of Practice

  • Hypnotherapy

  • Significant Life Events and Transitions

  • Workplace Stress and Conflict

  • Sport and Business Performance

  • Relationship Challenges

  • Leadership and Team Development

  • Executive Coaching

  • Positive Psychology

  • Overcoming mental obstacles

Qualifications & Professional Associations

  • Bachelor Degree in Psychology

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Psychology

  • Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia and AHPRA 

  • Member of Australian Psychological Society (APS)

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