BATE, Dr Karina
Clinical Psychologist and Health Psychologist
Dr Bate is a Clinical Psychologist and Health Psychologist with experience in treating psychological conditions across the lifespan. She has worked in research, consultation-liaison, and clinical settings, and provides treatment primarily to adolescents, adults, and older adults. Dr Bate has an interest in treating anxiety and mood disorders, eating problems and weight management, self-esteem, personality disorders, emotion dysregulation, the psychological impact of physical health-related conditions, and transitions (e.g., grief, trauma, parenting). Dr Bate completed a Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Clinical Health Psychology at the University of Queensland. She holds general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA) with endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist and a Health Psychologist, and is a PsyBA-approved Supervisor. Dr Bate is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), a Member of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists, a Member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA), and a Member of the Australian Association of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Ltd (AACBT).
BISHOP, Dr Gillian
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Bishop is a Clinical Psychologist with over 10 years’ experience in treating adult mental health in public and private sectors. She has a particular interest in treating anxiety disorders and depression, trauma- and stress-related conditions, and self-esteem issues. She completed a PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Queensland. Dr Bishop has general registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA).
FARMER, Dr Madeline (currently on Maternity Leave)
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Farmer is a Clinical Psychologist with experience in public mental health and hospital settings providing treatment for adults and older adults. She has completed a Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Clinical Geropsychology at The University of Queensland, and particularly enjoys working with older adults and their families and carers, to help with adjustment and other related concerns that can arise in aged care. Madeline also has particular experience in treating various forms of anxiety, in particular Specific Phobias.
GREEN, Dr Angela
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Green is a Clinical Psychologist who has a keen interest in the treatment of anxiety (Panic, Social, GAD, OCD, PTSD) and mood disorders within the adult population. She has over 15 years clinical experience having worked in public, hospital, and Government sectors. Dr Green holds the Academic Title of Senior Lecturer with the School of Psychology at The University of Queensland, and provides supervision to postgraduate Clinical Psychology interns. She is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA) with endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist, and is a PsyBA-approved Supervisor. Dr Green is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), a Fellow of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists, and a Member of the Australian Association of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Ltd (AACBT).
HALPIN, Mr James
Clinical Psychology Registrar
James is a Clinical Psychology Registrar who holds general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA). He has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in public adult mental health, University, and private clinic settings. He has treated people experiencing a range of difficulties including, anxiety, depression, grief and bereavement, stress and adjustment, and self-esteem issues. James mainly works with adolescents and adults, and has a particular interest in treating anxiety disorders.  
HANNAH, Dr Dominque (currently on Maternity Leave)
MBChB BSc FRANZCP
Dr Hannah is a Consultant Psychiatrist in private practice.  With many years experience in the public sector and in private practice, Dr Hannah has a special interest in Adolescents & Young People (14yrs +), Anxiety, Mood disorders, Psychotic disorders, and trauma related disorders.  Dr Hannah has admitting rights to the Toowong Private Hospital. Dr Hannah is currently on maternity leave.
IRVING, Mr David
Psychologist
David is a Psychologist who holds general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia. He has 18 years of experience across a range of settings including commonwealth government, forensic, rehabilitation and private clinics. David has assessed adolescents and adults presenting with a range of developmental, learning and cognitive difficulties. He has particular interests in intellectual disability, specific learning disorders, ADHD, memory and executive dysfunction.
JOHNSON, Dr Vanessa
MBChB BSc FRANZCP
Dr Johnson is a Consultant Psychiatrist in private practice with expertise in general adult psychiatry.  With many years experience in the public sector, Dr Johnson is now in full time private practice with a particular interest in treating Mood Disorders (Depression, Bipolar Affective Disorder), Psychotic Disorders, Perinatal Psychiatry, Anxiety Disorders, Personality Disorders, Women’s Mental Health, and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS).  Dr Johnson has admitting rights to the Toowong Private Hospital.  
KELSO, Dr Louise
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Kelso is a Clinical Psychologist with a broad range of experience having worked with children, adolescents, adults, and older adults across a variety of clinical settings. She has experience providing psychological interventions for a range of presentations including depression and mood disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, trauma, and personality disorders. Louise has a client-centred approach and a particular interest in working with acute and chronic presentations, personality disorders, and those who self-harm. She works primarily with adolescents, adults, and older adults. Louise holds general registration with endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA), is a PsyBA-approved Supervisor, and is member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).
MAC, Mr Jefferson
Clinical Psychology Registrar
Jefferson is a Clinical Psychology Registrar who has experience working with children, adolescents, parents, and adults in schools, hospitals, and private clinics. He has provided support to individuals experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, adjustment, and self-esteem difficulties. Jefferson has a client-centred approach, and has an interest in supporting individuals from minority and marginalised groups (e.g., individuals from disability and LGBTI communities). He has a Masters of Clinical Psychology and was a former valedictorian at The University of Queensland. Jefferson holds general registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA) and is an accredited Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) provider.
PICKERT, Ms Anna
Clinical Psychologist
Anna is a Clinical Psychologist with a range of experience in treating adults with depression, social anxiety, perfectionism, trauma, post-natal depression and relationship issues. She has a special interest in working with the LGBTIQ population and polyamorous individuals. Anna works mainly with adults and utilises evidence based interventions including Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and the Triple P program, and she tailors these in order to best fit the individual.
ROBERTS, Dr Kailas
MBChB FRANZCP
Dr Roberts is a Consultant Psychiatrist in private practice with a special interest in General Adult Psychiatry (Mood disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Psyhchotic Disorders),  Cognitive Assessments, Old Age Psychiatry (Psychogeriatrics), and Dementia Assessments.  Dr Roberts regularly consults patients from rural and remote regions of Queensland via Telehealth services.
SCHÄFER, Dr Gráinne
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Gráinne Schäfer is a Clinical Psychologist with experience working with children and young people, adults, and older adults from a wide variety of backgrounds. She has worked across a range of settings including, research, hospitals, and outpatient clinics in the public health sector in London, UK. Dr Schäfer has a particular interest in working with adults who have experienced trauma. She has also worked extensively with clients presenting with depression, social phobia, panic, generalised anxiety disorder, OCD, specific phobias, grief, adjustment to life changes including physical conditions, stress, and low self esteem. Dr Schäfer works collaboratively with clients primarily using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, but also draws from Compassion-Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy and Mindfulness. Dr Schäfer completed her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at University College London. She holds general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA) with endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist.
STEMM, Dr Brooke (currently on Maternity Leave)
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Stemm is a Clinical Psychologist who enjoys working with individuals to assist with the management of chronic pain or with psychological adjustment following illness or injury (e.g., stroke, cancer, chronic pain). She also has a broad range of experience in treating anxiety and mood disorders, trauma, grief, perfectionism, low self-esteem, and personality disorders. Brooke works primarily with adolescents, adults, and older adults. She holds general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA) and is an Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).
STIRLING, Dr Sarah
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Stirling is a Clinical Psychologist who has gained experience in general adult mental health, health psychology and sexual abuse counselling. She has worked with children, adolescents and adults experiencing depression, anxiety, eating disorders, trauma, stress, and adjustment to major life changes, especially adjustment to physical health conditions. She has an interest in working with individuals with eating disorders and children suffering from anxiety. Dr Stirling is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA) with endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist and is a PsyBA-approved Supervisor. She provides supervision to post graduate clinical psychology students at a number of universities. Dr Stirling is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and a Member of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.
TAYLOR, Dr Amanda
BSc MBBS FRANZCP
Dr Taylor is an experienced Consultant Psychiatrist working in both the public sector and and private practice. She has an interest in General Adult psychiatry, Mood Disorders (Depression, Bipolar Affective Disorder), Perinatal Psychiatry, Anxiety Disorders and Women’s Mental Health.  Dr Taylor consults at our Clayfield Office.
THOMPSON, Ms Donna Marie
Clinical Psychology Registrar
Donna-Marie is a Clinical Psychology Registrar who has experience working with adults, adolescents, and children with mild-to-severe mental health conditions in a variety of settings, including a mental health service, hospital inpatient and outpatient services, and a University clinic. Donna-Marie enjoys working with people across the life-span, and has a particular interest in working with women and older adults. She has treated individuals with stress, chronic pain, anxiety disorders, difficulties adjusting to changing health or life circumstances, depression, trauma, obsessive-compulsive disorder, bipolar disorder, psychosis, and schizophrenia. Donna-Marie practices predominantly from a Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy approach, but also draws from Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Compassion-Focused Therapy, and Mindfulness strategies. She has a Masters of Clinical Psychology from the University of Queensland and holds general registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA).
WAINWRIGHT, Dr Mark
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Wainwright is a Clinical Psychologist with a Clinical PhD in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. He has 20 years experience in public and private settings, and is a member of the Clinical College and Neuropsychological College of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). He provides supervision to Postgraduates and Registrars in Clinical Psychology. Dr Wainwright has extensive experience in treating substance misuse issues, especially alcohol, methamphetamine and cannabis; anxiety disorders (Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Health Anxiety, Social Anxiety, Specific Phobias, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Post-Traumatic Stress); Adjustment Disorders; Mood Disorders (Depression and Bipolar Affective Disorder); perfectionism and self-esteem issues; and couples therapy. His treatment incorporates Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (Mindfulness) approaches.
WALTERS, Dr David
Clinical Psychologist
David is a Clinical Psychologist in private practice with an interest in the treatment of anxiety and mood disorders. He has 30 years of clinical experience in the public and private sector. In addition to clinical work, he holds the Academic Title of Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychology, The University of Queensland providing supervision to students in the post graduate clinical psychology programs. He is also a Consulting Clinical Psychologist to the Toowong Private Hospital. David is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia (PBA) and is a PBA-approved Supervisor. He is also a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and a Member of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.