Kathleen McLaren


Kathleen has a Bachelors, Honours and Masters degree in Psychology, and is currently completing her PhD in Medicine. She has worked with a number of diverse client groups, including people affected by dementia, those at imminent risk of suicide, and struggling university students. Kathleen has a warm, understanding, empathetic approach and believes that being heard and acknowledged is key to the therapeutic process. She believes that the client is the expert in their own life and works with them in a collaborative way to help them achieve their goals. Kathleen is experienced in a range of different therapies, and tailors her approach to suit the client’s needs. She is experienced in a range of presenting issues including depression, anxiety, bipolar, childhood sexual abuse, eating disorders, grief and loss, OCD, and PTSD. Kathleen is a published author in Psychology, and has presented at Psychology conferences both in Australia and overseas. She has a special interest in helping couples experiencing relationship difficulties.

  • Addiction
  • Grief & Loss
  • Relationship Counselling
  • Family Counselling 
  • LGBTQI - Related Issues
  • Eating Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Stress/Anxiety/Depression
  • Bipolar
  • Violence & Family Violence
  • Work Cover & Workplace Issues
  • Workplace Bullying
  • Weight Management
  • Self-Esteem Issues 
  • Sexual Abuse & Harassment
  • Life Coaching
  • Schizophrenia
  • PTSD
  • OCD
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