Issues we Treat: For Individuals

  • Anger Management.
  • Anxiety (social anxiety, panic attacks, phobias).
  • Assertiveness training.
  • Communication skills.
  • Depression.
  • Eating disorders.
  • Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender issues.
  • Goal setting.
  • Grief and Loss.
  • Mindfulness & relaxation.

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
  • Pain Management.
  • Personality Profiling.
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
  • Psychological Assessment.
  • Self development.
  • Sleeping Problems.
  • Stress.
  • Vocational guidance.
  • Weight management.

Psychology Services for couples

  • Communication Skills Training.
  • Parenting.
  • Relationship conflict.
  • Sexual difficulties.

For Children and Adolescents

  • Anxiety.
  • Conduct Problems.
  • Depression.
  • Eating Disorders.
  • Learning Difficulties and Giftedness.
  • Parental Separation and Divorce.
  • School Refusal.
  • Study Skills.
  • Trauma.

Psychological Models we work from

  • Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT).
  • Inter-Personal Therapy (ITP).
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.
  • Solution-Focused Therapy.
  • Family Systems Therapy.
  • Narrative Therapy.
  • Schema-Focused Therapy.
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).
  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).
  • Existential Psychotherapy.

Ethical Practices

Collection of personal information

Psychology Services Brisbane

Mater Hill Psychology Services Brisbane are concerned about your privacy. With this in mind please take a minute to read our policies.

  1. As part of providing a psychological service to you, Mater Hill Psychology Services Brisbane will need to collect and record personal information from you that is relevant to your current situation.  This information will be a necessary part of the psychological assessment and treatment that is conducted.  You do not have to give all your personal information. If you don’t, this may mean the psychological service may not be able to be provided to you. This includes obtaining contact details for your next of kin in cases of emergency. We are required by law to have this information up to date.
  2. The information is gathered as part of the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of the client’s condition, and is seen only by the psychologist.  The information is retained in order to document what happens during sessions, and enables the psychologist to provide a relevant and informed psychological service.
  3. At any stage you as a client are entitled to access to the information about you kept on file, unless the relevant legislation provides otherwise.  The psychologist may discuss with you appropriate forms of access.
  4. All personal information gathered by the psychologist during the provision of the psychological service will remain confidential and secure except where:
    1. It is subpoenaed by a court, or
    2. Failure to disclose the information would place you or another person at serious and imminent risk; or
    3. Your prior approval has been obtained to provide a written report to another professional or agency. eg. a GP or a lawyer; or discuss the material with another person, eg. a parent or employer; or if disclosure is otherwise required or authorised by law.