Marina Levez – Mental Health Clinician/Psychotherapistmarina-levez

Marina has knowledge and experience in a variety of work settings including leadership roles, mental health, crisis intervention, abuse, grief, loss & trauma, relationships, and addiction rehabilitation and recovery. She is a qualified and professionally recognised forensic mental health specialist. Through her own journey and life experience Marina is compassionate, empathetic and non-judgmental and is able to relate and understand the issues faced by individuals today.

Marina focuses on bringing hope to those suffering and helping individuals rebuild their lives and live a rich and meaningful life. Marina has worked with individuals and families of all ages and backgrounds, in one on one, couples, and group settings, working with abuse, addictions, mental health illnesses, family of origin, anxiety & stress, trauma, grief & loss, shame, self-esteem and life-transitions.

Qualifications and Training

Master of Social Work, Flinders University
Master of Counselling Practice, Tabor College
Master of Forensic Mental Health, Griffith University
Graduate Diploma of Psychology, Charles Sturt University
Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice from Griffith University
Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs
Endorsed and Accredited Prepare/Enrich Facilitator

Professional Memberships

PACFA Reg. Clinical Mental Health Practitioner 23699
Association for Contexual Behavioural Science
National Alliance on Mental Illness
Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology
Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association
Australian Association of Social Work 469628

Nick Raymond – Psychologist (Provisional)

Nick is a provisionally registered psychologist with several years’ experience providing therapeutic interventions and supports to individuals and families with complex needs. His treatment approach is collaborative and client-centred and incorporates evidence-based treatments such as cognitive behaviour therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, positive psychology, and cognitive remediation. He has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults, and has treated psychosis spectrum disorders, mood and anxiety disorders, stress disorders, autism spectrum disorder, alcohol and substance use.

Nick is most passionate about helping his clients achieve meaningful change and improving wellbeing, and is a member of the Australian Association of Psychologists, as well as the Association for Contextual Behavioural Science.

Qualifications and Training

Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology (Honours), CQU
Graduate Diploma of Psychology, Charles Sturt University
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), University of South Australia

Professional Memberships

Australian Association of Psychologists Inc & AHPRA PSY0002054928

Dr. Jacqueline Peters (Psychotherapist)

Jacqueline provides counselling and psychotherapy services, to promote good mental-health, well-being, and personal growth. She has experience working with adults, new mums, adolescents and children, experiencing a diverse range of issues including anxiety, emotion regulation, sleep deprivation, abuse, trauma, grief and loss, coping, and self-esteem difficulties. She has a particular interest in working with children and parents.

Jacqueline respects her clients, she is accepting and non-judgmental and believes the relationship between client and therapist is the most important element in positive treatment outcomes.

Her approaches include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Schema Therapy techniques, Brief Solution Focused Therapy, Positive Psychology, and Narrative Therapy.

Qualifications and Training

PhD Doctorate entitled PATCH (Parenting and Teaching Children Healthy Habits)
University of South Australia

Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy, Australian College of Applied Psychology
Bachelor of Psychology (1st Class Honours), University of South Australia

Jacqueline’s research has been published in several international peer-reviewed journals

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