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Dr Celin Gelgec

Principal Clinical Psychologist & Director

B.App.Sc. (Psych.) (Hons.) D.Psych. (Clinical). Member APS.

Celin has a keen interest in assisting people of all ages and their families who have been affected by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), and other related disorders including Anxiety (e.g., Social Anxiety, Generalised Anxiety, Agoraphobia, Health Anxiety, Panic Disorder), and Depression. Celin's preferred treatment modalities for treatment are Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT). She gained a lot of her experience in this area whilst working clinically and developing treatment programs with the team within the OCD and Anxiety and Depression inpatient programs at The Melbourne Clinic. For more information on OCD and on Celin's workshops please visit her website here.

Celin also works with children, adolescents, young adults, and their families who present with a wide range of difficulties including: Anxiety & Mood; Phobias; Anger; Grief & Loss; Adjustment to Life Events; Behavioural Difficulties; Stress Management; Self-Esteem; Bullying; and Family Relationships. Celin is also able to conduct assessments for behavioural and educational purposes. For more information about cognitive assessments visit our Assessments page.

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Ms Stephanie Fung

Psychologist

G.Dip. (Psych.); P.G.Dip. (Psych.); M.Psych. (Clinical)

Stephanie works with older adolescents, young adults, and adults who present with a range of psychological issues, and has a particular interest in helping individuals who are experiencing difficulties with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Anxiety Disorders, and Mood Disorders. Her framework for working with individuals with OCD is Exposure and Response Prevention which she learned while training at The Melbourne Clinic's OCD inpatient program.

Stephanie also has experience in helping people with Eating Disorders, Substance Use, and Trauma, as well as experience in working with people who are struggling with Family and Social Relationships, Adjustment to life changes, Stress, Grief and Loss, and Emotion Regulation.

Stephanie utilises various treatment approaches when supporting people. These approaches include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) for OCD, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness-based interventions, and Motivational Interviewing.

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Ms Nonie Carr

Psychologist

Nonie has been working with people for over 15 years, first as a secondary teacher and for the past 10 years as a Counselling Psychologist in schools and in private practice.

Her modality of treatment is to utilise CBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Mindfulness Based CBT in helping the people she works with achieve a new perspective, changed behaviour and more effective coping strategies.

Nonie has experience in helping adults and adolescents with Anxiety, adjustment and stress; Depression and mood difficulties; Family, social and relationship issues; Self-esteem and confidence; Body image, insecurity issues and weight management concerns; Grief, loss and distress; Sleep problems and self-care; Motivation, problem-solving and goal-setting; and Study skills, organisation and time management.

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Dr Victoria Miller

Clinical Psychologist

B.A.(Psych./Psychophys.); Grad.Dip. (Psych.); D.Psych. (Clinical). Member APS

Victoria has a particular interest in child, adolescent, and youth mental health. Her clinical experience includes work with children, adolescents, young adults, parents, and families. Victoria provides assessment and treatment for a range of presenting problems including developmental difficulties, anxiety and mood difficulties, stress, anger, challenging behaviours, self-esteem, interpersonal difficulties, stressful family relationships, trauma, and difficulty managing significant life events.

Victoria utilises several treatment modalities including Supportive Psycho-Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Play Therapy, and Child-Focused Parent Therapy.

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Ms Pippin Rigby-Day

Psychologist and Clinical Registrar

B.Psych.Sc. (Hons.) M.Psych. (Clinical)

Pippin is an experienced clinician who works with individuals across the age range and has a particular interest in working with adolescents and adults who are experiencing difficulties with Trauma, Anxiety (e.g., Social Anxiety, Generalised Anxiety, Agoraphobia, Health Anxiety, Panic Disorder), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Depression, Life Adjustment, Stress, Bullying, Sleep Difficulties, Grief and Loss, personality development, and difficulties with emotion regulation.

Her frameworks for treatment include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention for OCD treatment, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

If you would like to book with Pippin via our office call us on (03) 9882-8874 otherwise you can book online using the link below.

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Ms Rosie Lucarelli

Psychologist

M.Psych. (Ed & Dev.).

Rosie works with children, adolescents, and young adults with difficulties such as, Depression, Anxiety (e.g., Social Anxiety, Generalised Anxiety, Specific Phobias, etc.), school refusal, self-esteem, bullying, anger, stress management, adjustment to life events, family transitions, and Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Rosie also conducts cognitive and educational assessments. Her modalities for treatment include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing, and Psychodynamic frameworks. Rosie is passionate about supporting young people and has a keen interest in employing creative ways to bring about change and wellbeing in young people.

If you would like to book with Rosie via our office call us on (03) 9882-8874 otherwise you can book online using the link below.

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Dr Jodie Thomas

Clinical Psychologist

B.Sc. (Hons.); Post-Grad. Dip. Psych.; D.Psych. (Clinical)

Jodie currently works with adolescents and adults presenting with a range of psychological issues such as anxiety disorders including Social Anxiety, Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, and Generalised Anxiety Disorder. She also works with individuals presenting with mood disorders such as Depression and Bipolar, and those who need support with adjustment to life events, relationship difficulties, stress management, and difficulties with emotion regulation.

Jodie enjoys working with clients using an evidence based approach to facilitate change. Her therapeutic modalities include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT). Jodie also has experience in psychological assessments, in particular, educational assessments for children and adolescents experiencing academic difficulties.

If you would like to book with Jodie via our office call us on (03) 9882-8874 otherwise you can book online using the link below.

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Dr Sarah Egan

Clinical Psychologist

B.Soc.Sc. (Psych.) (Hons.); D.Psych. (Clinical). Member APS

Sarah has experience working with individuals and families across the life span (child & adolescent, youth, adult). She provides assessment and treatment for a diverse range of psychological issues including depression and bipolar mood disorders, anxiety (e.g., Social Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, PTSD), eating disorders, stress management, personality development, adjustment to life events, grief & loss, psychosis, trauma, stress management, sleep problems, social skills, and emotion regulation.

Sarah currently shares her time between our practice and a specialist eating disorder program. She has designed and implemented a program focusing on improving body image and acceptance as well as one’s relationship with food such as noticing hunger/satiety cues, improving self soothing skills, and mindful eating. Sarah also has specialised experience working with individuals with psychosis and their support network.

Sarah utilises a variety of therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT and CBT-E), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing, and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).