Character Care
Our Team

Psychology – Our team of highly trained psychologists offers a variety of services including counselling teenagers to a range of demographics.

How and what they care for:

  • Behavioural activation
  • Developmental issues
  • Learning difficulties
  • Mental health and well-being
  • Diagnosis
  • PTSD
  • Parenting interventions
  • Depression, anxiety, stress, behavioural concerns, substance abuse, trauma
  • Domestic violence
  • Eating disorders
  • Grief and loss
  • LGBTQIA+ issues
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander issues
  • Hospitable unique experience
  • Encourage service to others and to participate in our interactive group experiences.

Additionally, our counsellor in Brisbane will encourage the people we care for to engage in our interactive group experiences as a means of stimulus therapy. Inspired by field and evidence based experiences, the power of working in groups participating in our carefully designed activities, enables social and emotional learning. As an extension to individual therapy, these settings empower the people we care for to develop further strategies to overcome their issues.

Counselling – Our psychologist in Brisbane work from a philosophy to collaborate with clients and their world experience to enhance character. Our counselling position is that clients are the expert in their world.

How and what they care for:

  • Character enhancement
  • Behaviour activation
  • Social and emotional learning
  • Affirmations
  • Story telling – co-constructing desired narratives
  • Identity crisis and formation
  • Depression, anxiety, bullying, stress, academic pressure
  • Family issues and crisis
  • Grief and loss
  • Hospitable unique experience
  • Goal setting and strategy building, where therapists are experts in facilitating safe communicative environments.
  • Encourage service to others and to participate in our interactive group experiences.

Additionally, our therapists will encourage the people we care for to engage in our interactive group experiences as a means of stimulus therapy. Inspired by field and evidence based experiences, the power of working in groups participating in our carefully designed activities, enables social and emotional learning. As an extension to individual therapy, these settings empower the people we care for to develop further strategies to overcome their issues.

Brisbane Team

Damon Joseph

Director and Owner

Pauline Sinclair

Executive Assistant

Melissa Desmarchelier

Psychologist

Harrison Cochrane

Resident Counsellor & Team Leader

Fiona McMaster

Counsellor

Justin Seto

Counsellor

Margarida Sousa Ramos

Counsellor and Social Worker

Matthew Bates

Counsellor and Supervisor

Menaka Thomas

Counsellor and Supervisor

Rebecca Rutter

Counsellor

Rob Sayers

Counsellor

Sunshine Coast Team

Tracey Stevens

Executive Assistant

Nicole Wannenburg

Clinical Psychologist

Johann Martin

Counsellor

Carolyn Rogers

Counsellor

Eila Mikkonen

Counsellor and Supervisor