Guide For Medical Practitioners

Psychologists – A Guide for Medical Practitioners


Adults

Anxiety disorders, including, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Phobias, Panic Disorder, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Social Phobia

Depressive disorders, including Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Adjustment Disorders, Sleep Disorders

All of our psychologists who see adults can treat them for anxiety and depressive disorders.

They are: Dr Peter Gibbon, Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Dr Remy McCubbin, Dr Nicole Rossotti, Dr Rachel Gould, Stephanie McBeath, Carol Hunter, Katherine Hunt, Jill Wiltshire, Marie O’Dae

Our receptionists are trained to book your client with the best psychologist for them.

Psychiatrists’ patients and clients with severe symptoms

Dr Remy McCubbin, Katherine Hunt

Children

All childhood disorders – Anxiety, depression, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, phobias, behavioural problems, separation anxiety, anger management, ADHD, parenting skills, attachment and trauma in adoptive, foster, and step families, school refusal, educational assessment

Adolescents (Over 12 years of age)

Anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, sleep disorders, school refusal, self-harm, school issues, bullying, substance abuse, child abuse issues

Dr Peter Gibbon, Dr Rachel Gould, Stephanie McBeath, Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Katherine Hunt, Kate Hollitt, Kathy Smith, Helen White, Dr Remy McCubbin (male, sees clients aged 16 and over)

Relationship/Couple Counselling

Dr Peter Gibbon, Marie O’Dae, Dr Remy McCubbin (private clients only)

Gottman Approach – Jill Wiltshire

Family therapy

Dr Peter Gibbon, Katherine Hunt, Kate Hollitt (parents/caregivers with young/adolescent children), Helen White (parents/caregivers with young/adolescent children)

Positive psychology, well-being

Dr Peter Gibbon, Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Kate Hollitt, Kathy Smith

Anger management, grief counselling

Dr Remy McCubbin, Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Carol Hunter, Jill Wiltshire, Kate Hollitt, Kathy Smith, Marie O’Dea, Dr Rachel Gould, Dr Peter Gibbon

Body image improvement

Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Katherine Hunt, Carol Hunter, Dr Remy McCubbin,  Kate Hollitt, Marie O’Dea, Helen White

Weight loss

Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Katherine Hunt, Carol Hunter, Dr Rachel Gould

Issues due to childhood trauma in adults

Dr Remy McCubbin, Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Katherine Hunt, Carol Hunter, Dr Rachel Gould, Dr Peter Gibbon

Sexual dysfunction

Dr Remy McCubbin

Eating disorders (excluding anorexia nervosa)

Katherine Hunt, Carol Hunter, Marie O’Dea, Helen White, Dr Rachel Gould

Anorexia Nervosa

Carol Hunter

Ageing

Assessment and management strategies for dementia, family support

Carol Hunter, Dr Nicole Rossotti

Illness, disability, and palliative care

Carol Hunter

Health Psychology

Fertility, pregnancy and postnatal issues

Katherine Hunt, Carol Hunter, Kathy Smith

Pain management

Carol Hunter, Dr Nicole Rossotti, Marie O’Dea

Workplace stress

Workplace stress, including interpersonal conflict, poor motivation, handling stress

Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Katherine Hunt, Jill Wiltshire, Kathy Smith, Marie O’Dea, Dr Rachel Gould, Dr Peter Gibbon

ReturnToWorkSA Claims (WorkCover)

Marie O’Dea

Department of Veteran’s Affairs (DVA)

Sorry, we do not take DVA clients, our Westbourne Park Psychology practice can help you ( Ph: 82727887)

Medico-legal assessment

Dr Remy McCubbin, Carol Hunter

Educational assessment

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Therapy Approaches

Cognitive Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)

Dr Remy McCubbin, Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Katherine Hunt, Carol Hunter, Jill Wiltshire, Kate Hollitt, Kathy Smith, Marie O’Dea, Helen White, Dr Rachel Gould, Dr Nicole Rossotti, Dr Peter Gibbon, Stephanie McBeath

Mindfulness approaches, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Dr Christine Botha-Webb, Katherine Hunt, Carol Hunter, Jill Wiltshire, Kate Hollitt, Marie O’Dea, Dr Peter Gibbon, Dr Rachel Gould

Family therapy

Dr Peter Gibbon, Katherine Hunt, Kate Hollitt (parents/caregivers with young/adolescent children), Helen White (parents/caregivers with young/adolescent children)

Interpersonal Psychotherapy

Dr Remy McCubbin, Helen White, Dr Rachel Gould

EMDR

Katherine Hunt, Dr Nicole Rossotti

Schema Therapy

Dr Remy McCubbin, Carol Hunter

Metacognitive Therapy

Dr Remy McCubbin, Margaret Mitchell (At our Westbourne Park Psychology practice, 401 Goodwood Road)

Compassion Focused Therapy

Dr Rachel Gould