Finding a Psychologist for your Unique Needs in Adelaide

​Chloë is a compassionate Clinical Psychologist with a thoughtful, genuine approach. She has training and experience in the assessment and treatment of mild to severe mental health difficulties.  As an Applied Mindfulness Practitioner with her own daily mindfulness practice she utilises Mindfulness to good effect in therapy to enhance stress management, interpersonal effectiveness and peace.

 

Chloë is skilled in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy. She tailors her approach to the individual in practical and approachable ways.

 

   Chloë may assist with:

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Perfectionism

  • Stress

  • Trauma

  • Psychosis

  • Eating Disorders

  • Panic Disorder

  • Life challenges especially those of younger people in a changing world

Lee MaCdonald Psychologist

Lee is an experienced and highly capable psychologist with a calm, kind manner that instils trust. He has extensive experience with trauma, anxiety, depression and interpersonal challenges.

 

Lee’s own challenges and substantial life experience have brought a depth of character and deep compassion, that has also taught him that strength can be unlocked when one works through one’s struggles. Lee’s focus is therefore on overcoming old patterns of thinking that may be holding you back and discovering your strengths and resilience. He utilises humour with kindness and he is a highly relatable psychologist that most people will find easy to connect with.

 

Lee is skilled in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills, Traumatic Incident Reduction and Mindfulness. He is particularly interested in fostering resilience and guides his clients with tools and ways to cope with and recover better from life’s unexpected challenges. Lee also has an interest in assisting people to overcome traumatic responses and promote post-traumatic growth.

 

Lee’s love of learning is clear from the further training in psychology he consistently partakes in.  He continues to broaden his skill set and he is consequently a highly trained professional is a variety of therapeutic systems.  His experience both in Australia and abroad make Lee a skilled clinician with clients of diverse cultural backgrounds.

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Tanya is an experienced Psychologist of 20 years, having worked with a broad range of clients both in Australia and overseas. Her work experience and her extensive life experience contribute to her qualities of deep compassion, insight and genuine, effective care.

Tanya is trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing, (EMDR), and Dialectal Behavioural Therapy, (DBT), and uses a variety of other modalities to assist her clients build resources to address the difficulties they are experiencing.

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Proffessor Russell Hawkins Clinical Psychologist

Professor Russell brings a wealth of experience in psychology and academia. His illustrious career includes being Director of Clinical Programs (Psychology), Head of a Psychology Department as well as Associate Dean of Psychology at different universities where he has taught not only the theory but the praxis of psychology to countless students up to doctoral level. He has also practised in private practice through the years both in Adelaide and interstate.

 

Russell is a supportive therapist with a calm and thoughtful manner. He is a seasoned psychologist and a sympathetic listener. Russell is highly skilled in many spheres and aspects of psychology, he has published in the fields of inter alia pain, emotional abuse and neglect, child sexual abuse and child protective practices, hypnosis, pain, and self-efficacy. Russell is both a clinical and forensic psychologist.

 

 

Russell works with adults and couples and he is skilled in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, general psychotherapy and Distance Therapy.

Russell is solution focussed and interested in helping his clients thrive in their lives and relationships. Psychological therapy can help a person gain better self-insight, understand unhelpful thought processes, improve mood, symptoms and relationships.

 

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Yeeling Kok Health Psychologist at  Kensington Psychology

Yeeling holds a Master's degree in Health Psychology and as such has a special interest in the body-mind connection. Skilled in helping clients of all ages, Yeeling has a particular affinity for young people and teenagers. Yeeling’s multilingual ability sets her apart. She is fluent in English, Chinese-Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia and can also communicate in Australian Sign Language (Auslan) at a beginner’s level. Yeeling is also particularly well suited for helping international students with difficult emotions as they adjust to Australian society.

 

Yeeling utilises CBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema-informed therapy, Compassion-focussed Therapy and Attachment Based Therapy in her clinical practice.

 

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Dr Marie Psychologist at Kensington Psychology

Dr Marie is our principal psychologist and she has been in private practice for the past 23 years. She has vast experience in helping people overcome inner obstacles to happiness. Marie has a special interest in neuroplasticity and unlocking the power of the mind to change the brain for the better, leading to potentially better mood, relating patterns, peace and joy. She is a certified neuro-psychotherapist. Marie also teaches Mindfulness and meditation which she has found to be very effective for a wide variety of challenges.

 

Utilising Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Mindfulness, and Depth Psychology with a practical Cognitive Behavioural approach, Marie believes that therapy is about growing and doing things better. Marie’s aim is to help you understand the core of the issue, and unglue it through practical strategies.

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Kensington Psychology & well-being accepts Return to Work SA claimes
Kensington Psychology & well-being accepts TAC claimes
Kensington Psychology & well-being accepts Medicare Rebates
 Kensington Psychology & Well-Being.   
82 Shipsters Road, Kensington Park, Adelaide. 
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