Australia

A listing of therapists, counselors, psychologists, and psychiatrists in Australia interested in providing culturally sensitive cross-cultural care for today’s international expat community.

Melbourne

Dr. Renata Volich
Location: South Yarra, Melbourne, Australia (& Online/Skype)
Phone: 61409312830 or 61398203008
Email: renatave@bigpond.net.au
Website: www.renatavolich.com, (linked in)
Nationality: Australian
Languages Spoken: French, English, Portuguese
Religious Affiliation:
Clinical Specialties: Sleep disorders, Anxiety, depression, Panic disorder, Stress management. Assertiveness training, work stress, conflict resolution. Physical ( somatic)  disorders linked to  mental Health related conflict. Individual, couple and group psychotherapy. Medicare rebates may apply.
Cross-Cultural Experience: I have  lived and worked in Paris  doing my masters(1994) and PHD(1998) at university Paris VII, Paris Diderot, in clinical psychology and psychoanalysis. I initially graduated in clinical Psychology in Sao Paulo (1982) in centres of excellence by international standards, where I also worked for some years. Many years I was based in Sydney and now in Melbourne, Australia, working as a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist.

Sydney

Antoinette Adam, BPsych, MBMS, MsIntPH (USyd)
Location: Sydney Australia, Athens Greece & Internationally via Skype, email and phone
Phone: +61402656101
Email: global.therapys@gmail.com
Website:
Nationality: Australian
Languages Spoken: English, Greek
Religious Affiliation:
Clinical Specialties: depression, anxiety disorders, work place issues, health related problems, adjustment issues.
Cross-Cultural Experience: I am a registered Psychologist from Sydney Australia. I am professionally and personally familiar with the challenges that a move to a different country entails. I tailor evidence based psychological interventions to suit individual clients and provide psychological services to expats globally.

Lisa Laba Sarkis B.SocSc B.SW
Location: Sydney, Australia and Online (International basis)
Phone: +61434287095
Email: privatecounselling@hotmail.com
Website: www.powerofmind.com.au
Nationality: Australian
Languages Spoken: English
Religious Affiliation:
Clinical Specialties: I have over 10 years experience in various areas of counselling and psychotherapy including: Depression, Anxiety, Sexual Abuse, Domestic Violence etc.
Cross-Cultural Experience: Face to Face counselling and online counselling since 2007 working with Australian clients and international clients.

The Cabin Sydney
Location: Sydney (Edgecliff), Australia
Phone: +61 2 8046 6462
Email: contact@thecabinsydney.com.au
Website: www.thecabinsydney.com.au
Nationality:
Languages Spoken: English
Religious Affiliation:
Clinical Specialties: specialist outpatient addiction treatment centre focusing on substance addictions, such as alcohol and drugs, as well as and process addictions like gambling, sex and compulsive use of the internet. Other specialties include suicide prevention, dual-diagnosis and CBT techniques.
Cross-Cultural Experience: all our therapists have extensive experience in working with individual expatriates, interracial couples, and local citizens in a range of cultural settings

Countrywide

Kevin J. Fleming, Ph.D.
Location: Australia (and worldwide: travels to client countries)*
* Grey Matters International is a “one stop shop” global psychological consulting firm that leverages powerful neuroscience technologies and methods for ex-pats and their families. We work in a ‘we come to you’ fashion and can help all your personal,relationship and family/children mental health needs quickly and effectively.
Phone: 1-877-606-6161  (if calling from outside USA: 1-918-949-1972)
Email: info@greymattersintl.com
Website: www.greymattersintl.com
Nationality: USA
Languages Spoken: English
Religious Affiliation: Open to All Religious/Spiritual Orientations
Clinical Specialties: Mood disorders, stress/burnout, relationship conflict, addiction, OCD, ADD/ADHD, brain injury, trauma, sleep concerns, high performance and career counseling
Cross-Cultural Experience: Worked with clients on 5 continents on their private mental health needs and have advised many multi-cultural “professionals, executives, leaders” on their culture change needs affecting many employees and their unique values