Kelly Callaghan (M.A.P.S)

Kelly Callaghan (M.A.P.S)

Fellow of the Colleges of Clinical and Educational/Developmental Psychologists

Kelly is a Fellow of the College of Clinical Psychologists and a Fellow of the College of Educational and Developmental psychologist. She has over 20 years of experience working with children and adults and is also trained in cognitive and educational assessment and diagnosis of learning problems. Kelly provides supervision to psychologists who are in training as well as training and workshops for teachers.

Kelly recognises the stressors that come from a world of changing times and increasing work and family demands and the need for coping strategies for thinking, emotions and behaviour. Her preferred methods of therapy are Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. These are proven and evidence based strategies for assisting in the management of a number of common mental health and social problems.

Tara Osborne (M.A.P.S)

Tara Osborne (M.A.P.S)

Registered Psychologist Endorsed: Clinical Psychologist

Tara is an Endorsed Clinical Psychologist whose qualifications include a Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) and Master of Psychology (Clinical). She is trained in the Circle of Security Parenting Program which is an early intervention program which aims to strengthen the relationship and enhance attachment between parents/caregivers and their children.

Tara offers evidence based treatments such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy. She works from a person centred approach, by working collaboratively with clients to offer individualized treatment suited to their strengths and needs.

Tara has a special interest in working with children, adolescents and their families. She has experience delivering services to individuals across the life span and in small groups across mental health settings.

Kristina Maksan

Kristina Maksan

Registered Psychologist

Kristina is a Registered Psychologist who has experience across a wide range of mental health conditions working overseas and in Australia.
She believes in the value of personalising evidence-based approaches to individual client’s needs and goals. Working from a Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy framework, Kristina utilises principles and techniques from a range of other evidence-based approaches, including Short-term Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy and Mindfulness.
Kristina has experience in helping adults of all ages with a range of presentations, including mood disorders, anxiety, stress, grief and loss, trauma and emotional regulation. She is passionate about supporting people in developing skills to improve their mental health and well-being. Her therapeutic style is open and flexible and she focuses on developing a safe, non-judgmental approach and supportive space for clients.
Apart from English, Kristina is fluent in Slovak and the Czech language.

Brad Thompson (M.A.P.S)

Brad Thompson (M.A.P.S)

Registered Psychologist: Educational and Developmental Registrar

Brad is a Registered Psychologist who has completed his Masters in Educational and Developmental Psychology. Brad has also completed a Bachelor of Social Science – Psychology (1st Class Honours) . He has experience working within community health, early intervention parenting support services, educational settings, children’s health centres, and private practice.

Brad prefers to work collaboratively with individuals to develop awareness, reflective capacities, and practical skills required to overcome challenges. He also implements a holistic approach to treatment by considering how individuals are impacted by external influences such as past or current relationships, traumas, schools or work settings and cultural practices. Brad has interests in adopting neurological, biological, and nutritional research into practice to help adults and children live their best lives.

Brad works with a wide range of mental health referrals for individuals of all ages, tailoring practical evidence-based treatment to best suit client needs. These include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Schema Therapy, Mindfulness, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, as well as Circle of Security and Triple-P parenting programs to name a few. He is also trained in conducting formal cognitive and learning assessments.