Theresa Ryan BA Hons (Psych), MAPS
Theresa is a registered Psychologist with over 27 years of experience, including 21 years working with children, adolescents and families. She is highly experienced in treating children, young people and adults with a range of psychological, emotional, developmental and behavioural issues. She provides creative and effective therapeutic interventions, each uniquely adapted to meet the needs of the individual client, couple or family.
Theresa utilises a range of evidence-based therapies in her practise to help her clients create positive change in their lives. Types of therapy used may include a combination of interpersonal therapy, psycho-education, cognitive behaviour therapy, relaxation and stress management strategies and skills training. Theresa also utilizes a range of expressive therapies, such as sandplay therapy and art therapy. She also has extensive experience in the assessment and treatment of children on the Autism spectrum. Working in partnership with her clients to achieve their identified goals is pivotal to Theresa's effectiveness as a therapist.
Peter Czislowski BA, BSc (Hons), M.Ed St (Ed. Psych); Dip Teach., Dip Sch. Counselling
Peter has over 30 years' experience in assisting children, adults and families to achieve positive outcomes in dealing with life's challenges. As well as his wide-ranging capabilities as a Psychologist, Peter is also a registered teacher with many years of experience in the field of education. He is also a Clinical Member of the Queensland Association for Family Therapy.
Peter's effectiveness as a therapist and counsellor is attributable to the attention he devotes to building safe, respectful and trusting relationships with his clients in order to best assist them to achieve their goals. Helping them understand how the challenges they are experiencing impact not only themselves but also their relationships (system or family), is integral to this process.
Peter provides his clients with choices for creating difference and delivers therapeutic interventions which are both solution- and outcomes-focused. Peter adapts each of his interventions to best meet the individual needs of the client and/or client family.
Vickie Green MPsych (Health), GradDipPsych, BBehavSc
Vickie is a registered Psychologist with over 25 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults & families with a variety of psychological, emotional, social, behavioural & health issues in the public health & community sectors. Vickie utilises a diverse range of assessment skills & individualised psychological interventions to assist individual clients, couples & families to gain greater insight into their personal struggles. In a previous life, Vickie worked as a nurse, completing general, midwifery & child health qualifications.
Vickie utilises evidence-based practises, including cognitive-behavioural therapies, psycho-education, relaxation and mindfulness-based compassion, in working together with her clients to understand their unique challenges & to skilfully explore a variety of solutions to improve their coping skills, motivation & to enhance their personal life situations & individual well-being.
Vickie looks forward to supporting each client, couple or family through their individual journey by creating a supported, safe & respectful environment to collaboratively work towards achieving their personal goals using creative & grounded interventions.