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Clinicians

Dr Mark Howard

Mark Howard 
BA, MBBS, FRANZCP, APAS, IPA
Mark is the Principal of Strelitzia Consulting Rooms. He is an experienced psychiatrist and psychoanalyst who can assess general referrals to the practice and recommend a suitable clinician for ongoing care of patients. He also offers consultation review, with recommendations, for patients who have not found other treatment helpful. He provides brief and extended psychodynamic therapy for adolescents and adults with a wide range of difficulties. 
Mobile: 0416 181 431 

 

Robin BowlsRobin Bowles 
BSW (Hons), MSW, MACSW (Clin.MH), MAASW (Acc), NSWIPP, PPAA
Robin is a an experienced psychodynamic psychotherapist, clinical social worker and Approved Victims Services Counsellor who offers short and long term therapy for adults and adolescents. Robin has worked with refugee survivors of torture and trauma for 30 years, and she has some familiarity with Indonesian culture and language. Mobile: 0410 348 178

 

Skye Dong Skye Dong 
B.Psych (1st Class Honours, USyd), D.Psych (Clinical, USyd), PhD (Psychology, USyd), MAPS, MACPA
Skye is a clinical psychologist offering both short-term and longer-term therapy to adults, adolescents, and groups. Skye utilises evidence-based, integrative approaches such as CBT, DBT, ACT, trauma-informed therapy, mindfulness, relational psychotherapy, and psychodynamically-informed therapy. Skye is particularly experienced in working with individuals and families adjusting to significant life events, including medical conditions, chronic pain, grief/bereavement, and complex trauma/PTSD. She favours an empathic mode of enquiry to provide a non-judgmental base from which individuals can explore their difficulties and develop more effective ways of relating, healing, and thriving. Skye is familiar with Chinese culture and language. Skye is on maternity leave until January 2020 Mobile: 0404 633 767

Veronica Champion Veronica Champion
BSc, BA (Hons), G.Dip. Counselling, Master of Gestalt Therapy, PACFA (provisional)
Veronica is a Gestalt therapist who works with children, adolescents, and adults. Her approach focuses on on the individual's experience in the present moment to understand how habitual adjustments to life's circumstances can become rigid and get in the way of relationships. She also draws on the psychodynamic way of working to try and understand how the past can still be alive in the present. She works in a supportive way with individuals to develop awareness, personal responsibility, and recognition of their own potential for change.  Mobile: 0401 578 604

 

MMelinda Cavaliereelinda Cavaliere 
BSc (Hons), MSc (Crim. Justice), PGDip. Psychotherapy & Counselling, PGDip. Psychosexual & Relationship Therapy, BACP, PACFA (provisional), CCAFPAA

Melinda is an integrative therapist who trained in the UK in adult, couple and family therapy, with a specialisation in psychosexual difficulties. She treats adolescents and adults  in long and short term therapy. Melinda can consult in Italian. Mobile: 0416 967 346



Veronica VellaVeronica Vella
BA (Psych), PGDip (Psych), M.Psych (Clinical), MAPS
Veronica is a clinical psychologist who offers assessment and treatment for adults. Veronica takes an integrative and flexible approach offering both brief and extended psychotherapy. Veronica utilises a range of evidence based modalities including CBT, DBT, ACT, trauma-informed therapy, mindfulness and psychodynamically informed psychotherapy. Veronica has a warm, empathic and non judgemental approach. She focuses on fostering change by developing a supportive and collaborative therapeutic relationship. Mobile: 0468 427 594

 

Elisa WagstaffElisa Wagstaff
PGDip Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (WPF), PACFA (Provisional)
Elisa is a psychodynamic psychotherapist who trained in London. She has worked with a wide range of clients on issues of grief and loss, anxiety and depression, mood and personality disorders, sexual difficulties and issues, body image/eating disorders and pre and post natal depression. Elisa works both short and long term with clients. Mobile: 0484 652 199

 

Simone MohiSimone Mohi  
BSc Psych (Hons), M.Psych (Clinical)
Simone is a clinical psychologist who offers assessments and several forms of psychotherapy to adults, adolescents and children, including brief psychodynamic therapy (CCRT), CBT, DBT, extended psychodynamic psychotherapy, and group therapy. Simone is experienced in working with parents of children with externalising behaviour and emotional regulation dif
culties, and with adolescent and adult personality disorders. Simone is familiar with Maori culture and language. Mobile: 0413 476 161