Our Team

The psychologists who make The Talk Shop what it is. We currently have no waiting list for any of our psychologists. Our psychologists currently able to accept new clients are shown below. Click on their name or photo to read more details about them and see when they are available for consultations.


Stefan Urosevic




Stefan Urosevic Registered Psychologist Stefan Urosevic is an empathic and focused Psychologist who is currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). Stefan is also a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) as well as being registered with the Australian Clinical Psychologist Association (ACPA). Stefan is based […]







Sara Liu




Sara Liu GDip(Psych), PGDip(Psych) Psychologist Sara is a registered psychologist with clinical training and experience working in community, hospital and forensic settings. She specialises in working with adults who are dealing with thoughts and feelings associated with depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, grief and loss, addictions and personality disorders. Sara also has an interest […]







Jasmin Quinsee




Jasmin Quinsee Registered Psychologist Jasmin works with a wide range of presenting problems including but not limited to depression, anxiety, grief and loss, stress, identity issues, relationship difficulties and communication issues. She has experience working therapeutically with children, adolescents and adults across school and clinical settings and has provided counselling and advocacy […]







June Chia




June Chia, MAPS MCCOUNP Registered Psychologist MPsych (Couns), Monash University, Melbourne, Australia BPsych, SIUC, Illinois, USA June Chia is a Registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). She has 10 years of working experience in mental health, counselling and in the psychological fields. She is a Member […]







Lorraine Skinner




Lorraine Skinner Registered Psychologist Lorraine is passionate about working collaboratively with people to improve their quality of life and assist them reach their therapeutic goals.  She is professional, mature, warm and empathetic, and aims to create a safe and non-judgemental space for people to explore their thoughts and feelings. Lorraine […]







Nicholas Lay




Nicholas Lay Registered Psychologist Bachelor of Arts (Double major of Psychology and Criminology) Graduate Diploma of Psychology Masters in Psychology (Counselling) Nicholas is a registered Psychologist that is eligible for endorsement in counselling. Nicholas has completed a Masters in Psychology (Counselling) at Monash University, Graduate Diploma of Psychology at Deakin […]







Joanna Paterson




Joanna Paterson Psychologist Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Honours) Master of Psychology (Clinical) Joanna is a registered Psychologist and Clinical Psychology Registrar BA, BA(Hons), MPsych(Clin), and has experience in the assessment and treatment of adults, older adults and adolescents.  Joanna has experience working with a variety of concerns including depression and […]







Immogen O’Connor




Immogen O’Connor Registered Psychologist (Member of the Australian Psychological Society) Bachelor of Psychological Sciences (with Honours) Masters of Counselling Psychology Immogen is a person-centred psychologist who strives to assist her clients in developing self-insight and freedom from restrictive emotional and psychological patterns. Immogen works with a number of therapeutic approaches […]







Elyse Crosswell




Elyse Crosswell Registered Psychologist, Forensic Psychology Registrar BA, BSc(Hons), MPsych (Forensic) Elyse is a registered psychologist with AHPRA, following the completion of a Masters of Forensic Psychology at the University of New South Wales in 2015. Prior to this, Elyse graduated with First Class Honours, completing both her Honours and […]







Joon Choi




Joon Choi Clinical Psychologist BSc (Hons) MSc (Psychology) PgDipClPs Joon Choi is a Clinical Psychologist with experience in both assessment and treatment of psychological disorders.  He is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA) and is a member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association and the New Zealand College […]







Elise Snyder




Elise Snyder Elise completed her Bachelor’s degree in Psychological Sciences from Monash University, majoring in psychology and sociology. She obtained her Honours degree in Applied Science (Psychology) from RMIT and her Masters degree in Psychology (Counselling) from Monash University, She also has her Cert IV in telephone counselling and advanced […]







Melissa White




Melissa White Melissa has experience working with children, adolescents and parents in both educational and clinical settings. She is skilled in working with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), learning difficulties, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), anxiety, depression, behavioural difficulties, social difficulties, relationship issues, exam/assessment related stress and family conflict. Melissa believes […]







Roshini Varghese




Roshini Varghese Registered Psychologist Roshini uses a person-centred approach in working with all clients, and strives to create an accepting, warm and non-judgemental space for clients to safely explore their concerns. Roshini believes in a collaborative approach where both therapist and client work together to create lasting change, deeper clarity […]







Louise Jones




Louise Jones Registered Psychologist BASocSci (Psychology) BA (Honours) Psychology MA Psychology (Counselling) Louise completed her Bachelor’s degree in Social Science from Swinburne University, majoring in Psychology and Philosophy. She obtained an Honours degree in Psychology, also from Swinburne University, and a Masters in Psychology (Counselling) from Monash University. Louise has […]







Elly Shin – Korean Psychologist




Youn (Elly) Shin  Registered Psychologist Bachelor of Psychology (Korea) Master of Clinical Psychology (Korea) Advanced Diploma of Family Therapy and Counselling Elly is a registered psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and an Associate member of the Australian Psychology Society. She is a fully registered clinical psychologist in […]







Harley de Vos




Harley de Vos Registered Psychologist Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) (Honours) Master of Applied Psychology (Sport Psychology) Harley is a registered psychologist with AHPRA, after completing his post-graduate studies in psychology at Victoria University in the Master of Applied Psychology (Sport Psychology) program. Prior to […]







May Ferrier




May Ferrier Counselling Psychology Registrar/Registered Psychologist Bachelor of Psychological Science Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology Master of Psychology (Counselling) May is a registered psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS). May completed her Master’s degree at Monash University, Postgraduate […]







Jaya Mathew




Jaya Mathew Registered Psychologist Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) Masters of Psychology (Clinical) Jaya is a registered psychologist with AHPRA. She completed her Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) and Masters in Clinical Psychology at Australian Catholic University (ACU). She completed her undergraduate degree at Monash University. […]







Jessica Ciarma




Jessica Ciarma Registered Psychologist Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) (Honours) Master of Psychology (Clinical) Jessica is a registered psychologist with AHPRA, after completing her Masters degree at Australian Catholic University. Jessica also graduated with First Class Honours from RMIT University, and completed her Bachelor degree […]







Lethe Gaskin




Lethe Gaskin Registered Psychologist BA(Psych), GDip(Counselling Psych) Something about Lethe… Born in New Zealand, of Ngati Tuwharetoa Iwi (tribe), Lethe has lived and worked in both Australia and New Zealand for over 25 years. She is a Registered Psychologist in both lands, and works as a Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Group Facilitator […]







Charlotte Coats




Charlotte Coats Registered Psychologist Bachelor of Social Science Bachelor of Psychological Sciences (Honours) Master of Psychology (Clinical) Charlotte obtained her bachelor degree from Swinburne University, her honours degree from the Australian Catholic University and her masters from the Cairnmillar Institute. Charlotte is a registered psychologist with AHPRA. Charlotte is a […]







Luisa Livingstone




Luisa Livingstone Registered Psychologist Graduate Diploma in Psychology Bachelor of Science (Honours), Psychology Master of Psychology (Clinical) Registered Psychologist with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) Luisa is a registered psychologist. She completed undergraduate studies at Monash University, honours at the University of New England, and masters at Deakin University. […]







Dr Kat Honeyman




Dr. Katherine (Kat) Honeyman Doctor of Clinical Psychology Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) Clinical Psychologist registered with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) Dr. Katherine Honeyman has extensive experience working within both community mental health and forensic/correctional settings. Kat has an empathic, compassionate, and non-judgemental approach, where she believes that […]







Dr Lisa Grech




Dr Lisa Grech Registered Psychologist Member Australian Psychological Society Doctor of Philosophy Master of Psychology (Clinical Neuropsychology) Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Business (Marketing) Dr Lisa Grech is a registered psychologist and member of the Australian Psychological Society. Lisa completed her master of clinical neuropsychology and […]







Simone Pica




Simone Pica Clinical Psychologist Simone is a Clinical Psychologist with over 25 years experience. She is registered with the Australian Health Practioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society’s (APS) College of Clinical Psychologists. In addition, she is an Approved Supervisor with AHPRA as well […]







Neelu Shukla




Neelu A Shukla Clinical Psychologist MPhil (Clinical Psychology), MSc (Counselling), BA (Psychology) Neelu is a Clinical Psychologist with nearly 8 years of experience that includes clinical work such as assessments and psychotherapy, academic teaching and work in clinical trials. With warmth and professionalism, Neelu works collaboratively with her clients to help […]







Nasseema Baidwan




Nasseema Baidwan Registered Psychologist Master of Psychology (Clinical) Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) Nasseema is a registered psychologist with a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology. She is passionate about working with children, adolescents and adults. Nasseema is an empathetic and dedicated clinician who aims to provide a […]







Joseph Szakmary




Joseph Szakmary Registered Psychologist Certified Hypnotherapist Bachelor of Science (Psychology/Genetics) Postgraduate Diploma (Psychology) Joseph has 10 years experience in the field of psychology. Before he found his passion in life he worked as an IT analyst, elevator rescuer, lifeguard and stage hand. Joseph assists mostly adults with a variety of issues, […]







Nicole Scott




Nicole Scott Clinical Psychologist Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) (Honours) Master of Psychology (Clinical) Nicole obtained her undergraduate and honours degrees from RMIT University and her Master of Clinical Psychology from the Cairnmillar Institute. Nicole has worked extensively with children and adolescents in various educational […]







Danny Italia




Danny Italia Psychologist Graduate Diploma in Psychology Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology Master of Psychology (Counselling) Assoc.MAPS Danny has completed all his studies through Monash University at both the Clayton and Caulfield Campuses. He is a registered psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and AHPRA. He is an associate member […]







Sally-Anne Connell




Sally-Anne Connell Psychologist Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) Sally-Anne Connell is a registered psychologist with a decade of experience within respected organisations. She understands the importance of empathy in building a good working alliance with her clients and is flexible and down-to earth in the way that she works. She has […]







Sandra Pucci




Sandra Pucci Clinical Psychologist Master of Clinical Psychology (Victoria University) Dr of Clinical and Community Psychology (Italy) Specialist in Psychotherapy (Italy) Sandra is a Clinical Psychologist registered in Australia, New Zealand and Italy. She is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a psychologist and endorsed as […]







Kylie Trimble




Kylie Trimble Psychologist BSocSc(Psych) PGradDip(Psych) GDipPsych  MAPS Kylie obtained her Bachelor of Social Science and Postgraduate Diploma from Swinburne University and her Graduate Diploma of Professional Psychology from the Cairnmillar Institute. Kylie has extensive experience working as a telephone counsellor for Mensline Australia and Beyond Blue, as well as counselling […]







Fina Triany




Fina Triany Clinical Psychology Registrar BPsych MPsych(Clinical) Fina obtained her Masters of clinical psychology from the Cairnmillar Insitute. She has worked as a psychologist in both Australia and Indonesia. During this time, Fina has gained a wide range of experience counselling individuals and groups. She has worked with clients from children and adolescents […]







Shirlene Jayasundera




Shirlene Jayasundera Clinical Psychologist B.Appl.Sc  B.A.(Hons) M.A.(Clinical Psych)   MAPS Shirlene Jayasundera is a qualified and registered Clinical Psychologist with 20 years of experience working within both public and private mental health services in Victoria. She has Clinical Psychology endorsement with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and is a […]







Nicola Williams




Nicola Williams   Psychologist BA Psych, Grad. Dip Ed. Psych, MPsych Nicola has gained extensive experience helping a broad range of clients during the more than 15 years she has been working as a counsellor. Her clientele have included children, adolescents, adults, couples and families, and she has provided support for […]







Robyn Spark




Robyn Spark Clinical Psychologist BAppSc(Hons), MPsych, MAPS Robyn has over 13 years experience as a psychologist in both the private and public sectors, performing clinical assessments and providing individual counselling and treatment across a broad range of psychological issues and patient populations. With endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist and Membership […]