Find a Psychotherapist

Below is a list of members of the VAPP  in private practice, with location, contact details and scope of work included.

If you are looking for a psychotherapist or professional supervisor, the VAPP can help you make a suitable connection.

You can contact a psychotherapist directly from the list below or phone the VAPP on 03 9428 2303 to discuss your needs initially with a qualified psychotherapist.

Note that some psychotherapists offer foreign language consultations.

Member NameLocation and Contact DetailsServices
Jacqueline AdlerWindsor/Prahran
P: 9521 2809
Psychologist and social worker. Adult, child and adolescent psychotherapy; couples. Skype available. Professional supervision, teaching and infant observation seminars.
Rhonda AttwoodNorthern Suburbs/Fairfield
P: 9481 4045
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist/Clinical Psychologist. Individual adult psychotherapy. Medicare Rebate available.
Adam BeckerFairfield
M: 0477 005 578
Counselling Psychologist. Individual psychoanalytic psychotherapy for adults & young adults. Psychology Medicare rebates.  
Rosalie BirkinPrahran/Windsor, Bendigo
P: 9510 7783
Infant, child, adolescent, adult psychotherapy. Supervision and teaching.
Julia BlumGlenhuntly
P: 9563 6190
M: 0438 188 285
Fax: 9563 6195
Psychoanalytic psychotherapist, accredited mental health social worker, Medicare provider number. Individual adult (18+ years) psychotherapy - short and long-term. Interest in chronic illness, older people.
Judi Blumenfeld HoadleyM: 0474 499 695

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, Couple Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor.
Individual adults, older adolescents and couples.
Professional supervision - individual and small group. Phone and Skype available
Teaching - psychotherapy training programmes: undergrad and post grad
Jill BlythFairfield
P: 0438 356 562
Adult individual psychotherapy; short and long term. MAASW. Approved Medicare Provider
Dana Branda-PawlaczykCamberwell
M: 0408 424 842
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist/Psychologist
Therapy for Adults & Couples.
Professional Supervision
Private and Medicare rebates
Dr Christine Brett VickersBendigo, Northcote
P: 5435 3112
M: 0412 633 747
Individual; Couple; Group; Mothers and Babies; Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy (Short Term); Supervision; Reading Group: (Bendigo)
Paul CoombeKew.
P: 9818 7379
Adults and older adolescents. Analytic group therapy for adults.
Diane CroninEast Melbourne
P: 9513 0102
Individual Adult Psychotherapy; Anxiety, Trauma, Relationship and Intimacy issues.
Michele Dykman
Rowville/South Eastern
P: 0403 044 235
Individual psychoanalytic psychotherapy for adults and older adolescents. Interest in Women's health, mothers and babies/children, fathers and babies/chldren.
Robert ElstonNorth Fitzroy
P: 0403 499 274
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist
Britt FarranceCarnegie
M: 0409 880 332
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, working with adults. Also provides supervision, consultations and education sessions. Skype available.
Wayne FeatherstoneEast Melbourne
M: 0417 586 460
Adults or Couples; Individual and Group. Supervision; Reading Groups.
Mental Health Provider Registration
Bridget FitzgeraldNorth Fitzroy
P: 9486 1965
Psychoanalytic psychotherapist. Initial training in Clinical Psychology. Individual psychoanalytic therapy and supervision.
Dr Paul FoulkesRichmond
P: 9427 0211
Psychotherapy with adults and older adolescents with anorexia
Interest in long term depression, anxiety, eating disorders and psychosis,
Psychiatrist Medicare rebate.
Jennifer GreenwayIvanhoe
P: 9497 4030
M: 0412 121 903
Couples, individuals adolescents and Supervision.
Work with Anxiety, depression, trauma and sexual dysfunction.
Marilyn GrossBrighton
M: 0413 403 717
Individuals, couples, groups; Supervision
Medicare rebates available
Paul HammondClifton Hill / North Fitzroy
P: 9482 4062
Individual, Supervision and Clinical Psychology.
Dr Elisabeth HanscombeHawthorn East

P: 9882 4159
Individual adult, young adult, couple, skype, and supervision.
Conrad HauserCarnegie
P: 9578 0396
Adult Individual; Clinical Supervision; Secondary Consultation; Reading Group
Moira HealyEast Melbourne
P: 9517 2960
Individual, couple and mother-baby psychotherapy, supervision and training.
Medicare rebates available.
Dr Peter HeffernanLangwarrin
M: 0402 138 461
Adult Individual therapy, Supervision. Medicare rebate available.
Jenny HowardOrmond, South Gippsland
M: 0419 115 829
Child, adolescent and adult therapy, supervision and consultation. Medicare rebates. Early morning and evening sessions available.
Gabby HowseEast Melbourne
M: 0411 651 094
Individual and couples therapy; adoption, fertility, personality disorders, depression, sexual abuse and anxiety issues. Supervision and Skype available.
Michelle HurstEast Melbourne
M: 0419 375 646
Individual psychotherapy for adults, supervision, Clinical Social Worker
Catherine JamiesonSt Kilda
Anne JeffsNorthcote
M: 0432 175 798
Individual adult; child, adolescent; Mother-baby dyad; parent. Clinical Social Worker
Peter JoinerBoronia (Outer Eastern suburbs)
P: 9720 1667
Individual Adult Psychotherapy, Supervision
Marie KaramesinisCaulfield North
P: 9517 2441
Adult Psychotherapy, Medicare Rebates
Fiona LacyRichmond
P: 0411 482 431
Counselling Psychologist. Medicare rebates. Individual adult psychotherapy. Supervision. Trauma, anxiety, depression, post-natal issues, relationships, LGBTIQ sensitive.
Dr Marion LustigCaulfield North
M: 0407 342 882
Psychiatrist. Individual adults; Professional supervision; Online work; Reading groups; Balint groups.
Neil MaizelsEast Kew
P: 9819 7177
*Tele-sessions via FaceTime available throughout the Corona virus upheaval
Psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults. Help for Depression, Work or School issues, Relationship and intimacy issues, Mid-life issues.
Dr Salvatore MartinoMalvern East
P:  9005 0150
Individual Adult Psychotherapy
Psychiatrist Medicare rebates available
Dana MaudeCarlton
M: 0425 802 356
Individual psychotherapy,
Clinical psychologist. Medicare rebates available
Harry NazikianVermont
P: 9894 8437
Clinical Psychologist & Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist. Individual long & short term. Supervision and secondary consultation. Supervision available by Skype for rural clinicians.
Dr Denis O'LoughlinMornington, East Melbourne
M: 0458 633 004
Individual adult psychotherapy.
Anna RappoportCarnegie
P: 9528 3849
Psychologist / Psychoanalytic psychotherapist.
Individual adult psychotherapy.
Medicare rebates available.
Dr Leonardo S RodriguezNorth Carlton
P: 9349 3462
Individual psychoanalysis with children, adolescents and adults. Supervision.
Spanish speaking.
Nicci RosselFitzroy Nth  

M: 0414 432 698
Individual; couple; group; supervision & training
María-Inés Rotmiler de ZentnerSouth Yarra

P: 9804 5451
Psychoanalyst. Psychoanalyst with adults and older adolescents.
Individual and group clinical Supervision
Dr Pauline SchokmanSouth Yarra
P: 9005 5912
Individual adult psychotherapy, Skype sessions available. Medical practitioner rebates apply.
Dr Allan ShaferThornbury
M: 0487 330 773
Clinical Psychologist, Adult Psychotherapist, Supervisor and Socioanalytic Organisation Consultant
Mrs Shirley ShiffEast Hawthorn
P: 9882 3113
Clinical psychologist and psychoanalytic psychotherapist. Individual adult psychotherapy and supervision. Medicare rebates available.
Margaret StonehamHawthorn
P: 9818 8133
Adult, young adult or couples Psychotherapy. Day,evening, Saturday appointments.
Supervision, Reading Group. Clinical Social Worker, Registered with Medicare for GP referrals,
David SturrockSydney city, NSW
P: 02-9262 1900
Psychiatrist and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist for adults
Dr Kathy TroupCobargo, NSW
M: 0415 126 435
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist/Clinical Psychologist. Individual adult psychotherapy.
Medicare Rebate available
Dr Catherine TuttonKew

P: 9817 5272
Individual adult psychotherapy; Supervision
Dr Renata VolichSouth Yarra, CBD
M: 0409 312 830
Adults, adolescents, elderly and couples; Study groups and Supervision. Cultural Issues, life transition; Employee assistance.
Workplace/executive coaching.
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Dr Laurie WestSouth Yarra
M: 0498 800 050
Adult psychoanalytical psychotherapy.
Medical practitioner, so ongoing Medicare rebates are available.
Dr Felicity WhitworthGlen Huntly, Carlton
M: 0417 532 760
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist and Clinical Neuropsychologist. Individual adult psychotherapy and consultation.
Faye WilsonElwood
M: 0411 787 055
Adult Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, long and short term. MAASW accredited mental health social worker, Medicare Rebates available
Oscar ZentnerSouth Yarra
P: 9804 5670
Individual Lacanian psychoanalyst.
Individual psychoanalytic supervision.
Senior Fellow, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Melbourne