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Psychologists .....

 

 

Susannah Flack

Susannah

Susannah is a Clinical Psychologist with over 15 years of experience working with adults with complex mental health difficulties, as well as individuals struggling with everyday life stressors.  She has post-graduate qualifications and training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and uses psychodynamic principles to inform her work. Susannah believes in using techniques that are evidence-based mindfully and in an integrated manner, shaping her therapy to match clients’ needs.

 

She currently works in private practice, and part time for North Metropolitan Health Department for the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Team, providing treatment for people with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). In addition, Susannah offers clinical supervision to registrars and qualified clinicians within her private practice and students completing postgraduate training at The University of Western Australia. 

 

She is a registered provider with Medicare Australia and most private health insurers and is a founding member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA). Susannah is also member of The Australian Psychological Society.

Khan

Dr Khan Collins

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Mobile – 0401 552 674

Email - khan@ashtonavepsych.com

Dr Khan Collins is a Clinical Psychologist with broad experience across inpatient and outpatient mental health and forensic settings. He offers treatment to adolescents and adults for a wide range of mental health problems and general life difficulties. He has particular interest in mood, anxiety, adjustment, and personality disorders, complex trauma, and the development of resilience using principles of positive psychology. He also has an interest in neurobiology, psychological medicine, and integrative approaches to enhancing mental and physical health outcomes. He is a member of the Australian ADHD Professionals Association and offers ADHD assessments and treatment services in collaboration with Consultant Psychiatrists. He also has a good understanding of other forms of neurodivergence including Autism and how these interact with trauma.

Khan adapts therapy to suit the needs of the individual. He is an Advanced Accredited Schema Therapist with the International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST). He also draws on a wide range of other evidence-based approaches including Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Compassion-Focused Therapy.

 

In addition to his private practice, Khan works in the public sector as a Senior Clinical Psychologist at the Department of Psychiatry at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and in the North Metropolitan Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) program. He has also previously worked in a state-wide psycho-oncology service providing psychological treatment to people with a cancer diagnosis, and in forensic settings working across custodial and community justice. Khan is also a Psychology Board of Australia Approved Supervisor and regularly provides supervision across the private and public sectors.

Khan is actively involved in research and has published peer-reviewed articles on the role of resilience in the prevention of suicide, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy in the treatment of emotion dysregulation, maternal mental health, and pharmacogenomics to optimise antidepressant treatment in youth.

Khan is a registered provider with Medicare Australia and most private health insurers

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