Making high quality mental healthcare accessible for everyone

Ryan Eather

Ryan, a dedicated psychologist and clinical psychology registrar at The Talk Shop, brings a wealth of academic excellence and diverse professional experience to his role. Ryan holds a Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) from Central Queensland University, where he achieved first-class honours and overall first place in his cohort. Furthermore, he holds a Master of Psychology (Clinical) from the University of New England.

Ryan has honed his therapeutic skills through diverse roles at The UNE Psychology Clinic, NSW Health, Department of Communities and Justice, and Lifeline. Before transitioning to psychology, Ryan gained valuable experience as a certified financial planner (CFP), property buyer agent, and mortgage broker. This unique blend of professional backgrounds enriches his understanding of clients’ varied experiences and the additional stress that can come from high-pressure work environments.

Ryan provides therapy for a range of challenges/disorders, including depression, suicide ideation, anxiety, stress, trauma, OCD, borderline personality disorder, ADHD, grief/loss, and work-related stress/burnout.

Ryan incorporates a range of evidence-based interventions into his therapeutic approach, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Schema Therapy, Dialectic Behaviour Therapy, Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), and the Unified Protocol for Emotional Disorders. When working with children and adolescents, he also integrates Collaborative and Proactive Solutions (CPS), The Circle of Security, and Triple P Parenting approaches. Furthermore, Ryan has experience diagnosing ADHD and Autism, and has experiencing treating clients with these presentations using a neurodiversity-affirming approach.

As a member of the Australian Association of Psychologists Inc (AAPi), Ryan is committed to ongoing professional development and staying informed about advancements in the field. Ryan is committed to fostering a therapeutic environment that values empathy, understanding, and non-judgemental support, helping clients feel at ease throughout their therapeutic journey.

Ryan is available for telehealth consultations only.

Please call reception on 1300224665 to book an appointment with Ryan.