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.

To boost stimulus therapy, our trained therapists will motivate people to take part in various interactive group experiences. The practical evidence-based learning coupled with group participation activities promote social and emotional learning thereafter, lead to character development. Besides character enhancement, the settings empower people to formulate strategies and combat their struggles.

Brisbane Team

Damon Joseph

Director and Owner

Rebecca Rutter


Shirley Rowan


Rob Sayers


Fiona McMaster


Justin Seto


Sunshine Coast Team

Tracey Stevens

Practice Manager, Brisbane & Sunshine Coast

Nicole Wannenburg

Clinical Psychologist

Dr Johann Martin


Eila Mikkonen

Counsellor and Supervisor

James Mansfield

Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Group Therapist, Wellness Coach