DR GREG POWELL
Greg is a Clinical Psychologist and qualified primary school teacher. He has a Doctor of Education degree from the Univeristy of New England, a Master of Psychology (Clinical), a BA (Psych) (Hons) from the University of Western Sydney, a BA (Psych) from the University of Wollongong, and a Master of Teaching from the University of Sydney. He is a Fellow of the Clinical College of the Australian Psychological Society.
Greg has been working in the area of assessment and diagnostics for over 20 years, with a particular focus on job-fit analysis, burnout prevention, and specialist staff screening and selection. Through this work he has also regularly been involved in presenting seminars and training related to psychological assessment.
Greg has a passion for helping agencies and organisations to find the right people for the job, as well as helping individuals to flourish within their roles. He enjoys a challenge and particularly enjoys engaging in systems and structures, problem-solving, and finding solutions to increase effectiveness within agencies and organisations.
Emily is a Clinical Psychologist, with a Master of Clinical Psychology from Western
Sydney University (with Distinction) and a Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science
(Honours) from the University of Sydney.
She is a senior consultant for the assessment team at themindspace, a role
which involves administering, supervising and developing psychological
assessments for many faith-based agencies. She enjoys thinking critically about how
individuals can be best equipped and placed to serve, and is passionate
about contributing to the development of safe and healthy communities.
She is skilled in administering diagnostic assessments with children and adults for
neurodevelopmental disorders, mental disorders and personality disorders. She is
also experienced in the utilisation and development of screening assessments for
the identification of intimate partner violence, psychosexual concerns, and
problematic workplace behaviours.
Emily is passionate about being wholly and authentically present with clients and is
motivated towards meaningful connection. She values curiosity, openness,
compassion, integrity and professionalism.
Mathew is an AHPRA endorsed Clinical Psychologist and has a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology and a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) degree from Macquarie University. He is a full member of the Australian Psychological Society.
Mathew has extensive experience and training in areas related to substance abuse and dependence, having previously worked with the Ted Noffs Foundation and other rehabilitation programs. Mathew also has experience in working with trauma, chronic life struggles, personality disorders, and general mental health difficulties. He has experience in providing individualised treatment, facilitating group programs, as well as supervising teams.
Mathew has been a member of themindspace assessment team for over 20 years and has extensive experience in psychological assessment work. He is experienced in assessing across the lifespan (children, teenagers and adults) and has a strong desire to constribute to the growth of psychologically healthy communities.
Sophie is a Psychologist with a Master of Clinical Psychology, and a Bachelor of Psychology (First Class Honours) from Macquarie University. Sophie has experience working in the public health system in the parenting and family psychology space, and has also worked as a school counsellor. She is a trained Circle of Security (COS-P) Facilitator, a program which helps parents to better understand, and connect with, their children.
At themindspace, Sophie works with the ministry assessment team where she is involved in administering assessments for faith-based organisations. Her unique understanding of family systems, working within larger organisations, and her clinical training have provided her with strong assessment skills
Alison is a provisional psychologist and and endorsed clinical psychotherapist with PACFA. She has a Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours), a Graduate Diploma of Psychology, and a Bachelor of Counselling. Alison has over 15 years experience as a trauma specialist and EMDR practitioner and has also previously worked in HR roles for large organisations.
Alison works as a member of themindspace assessment team and brings a wealth of experience in working with and understanding trauma, particulary trauma within the workspace.
Michelle is a member of the psychological assessment team at The MindSpace. She has a background in youth services and is currently enrolled at Monash University completing her thesis year in psychology.
Michelle loves staying active, drinking excellent coffee and spending time with her friends and her family.
Michelle provides administration support for clinicians as well liaising with the organisations and agencies that themindspace is currently working with.