Stella Swan

Bachelor of Social Science (Counselling), Master of Counselling Practice and Supervisor.

Stella is married with three grown up children. Originally from the UK, Stella and her family made Adelaide their home 20 years ago. Stella has been in private practice for 12 years and works at Visible Recovery as a psychotherapist and also at Lutheran Care as a Family Relationship Practitioner. She is also a qualified…

Associate Professor Judith Murray

BA(Hons) BEdSt PhD BNurs

Judith is a qualified secondary school teacher, endorsed counselling psychologist, and registered nurse. She has held positions of Associate Professor in Counselling and Counselling Psychology at The University of Queensland Australia as well as a registered nurse in Haematology and Oncology at The Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland. She had been both the Director of…

Marcus Read

CCAA Clinical, PACFA Reg. Clinical

Marcus has a passion to help people move forward by actively caring for, committing to, and challenging them. His professional counselling is founded in the Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Recovery approaches, including getting in touch with what people value, mindfulness and focusing on people’s strengths. Marcus has a high level of knowledge and…

Dr Clifford and Joyce Penner

Cliff: Clinical Psychologist, MA Theo, Ph.D. Joyce: Clin. Nurse Spec. M. Nursing

Dr. Clifford and Joyce Penner are sexual therapists, educators and authors of eleven books, their most recent are ENJOY: The Gift of Sexual Pleasure for Women and Married Guy’s Guide to Great Sex. They work together as a team: counselling individuals and couples, leading sexual enhancement seminars for couples, teaching sex-education for pre-teens and their…

Shivon Barresi

AdvDip Couns&FamTher, MCouns(Child&Adolescent), M SocSc (FamTher), GradCert YthMentalHlth, Cert IV TAE. MACA, PACFA, AAFT

Shivon is employed as a School Counsellor in the Independent Education system in Melbourne. She has a broad range of experience in working with children, adolescents and their families to support young people’s educational, social and emotional development and mental health. She also provides specialised family therapy to families within her workplace in the context…

Patricia Purnell-Webb

MPsych(Clin), Senior Certified Gottman Marital Therapist, Master Trainer and Consultant for the Gottman Institute,

Trish Purnell-Webb is a clinical psychologist with a wealth of experience in the broad spectrum of adult mental health with specialist training and experience in relationship therapy and trauma. Trish holds a MPsych(Clin), is a Senior Certified Gottman Marital Therapist, Master Trainer and Consultant for the Gottman Institute, the first one in Austalia. Trish delivers…

Melanie Raimundo

Dip. in Counselling

Melanie Raimundo has a Diploma in Counselling, is a Facilitator and Accredited Play of Life Trainer and Coach, and Enneagram.rc Coach. Melanie is a professional member of the International Enneagram Association (IEA) and a partner of Relationship Capital, a corporate and personal consulting organisation. She has previously worked corporately with government and private organisations including…

Dr Carlos Raimundo

Dr. Carlos A Raimundo, has studies in medicine, surgery, psychotherapy, psychiatry in Argentina, theology in the USA, communities in Europe & USA and management & leadership in Australia. Carlos is the author of Relationship Capital (Prentice Hall, 2002) and the creator of the 3d Visualisation and Simulation Model also known as Play of Life®, which…

Robyn Lingard

Certified Gottman Therapist; Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, Master's Counselling (Clin), Grad Dip Bible & Ministry, Bachelor Social Work; clinical member & supervisor CCAA & PACFA; supervisor & member AASW

Robyn became SA’s second Certified Gottman Therapist in 2019 after being introduced to the Gottman model during her Master’s degree. During these past 15 years, she has undertaken ongoing training in couples therapy according to various models, including Gottman training levels 1 to 3. In 2014, under the supervision of CCAA founder, Dr John Court,…

Donna M. Longden

Cert IV WPT; M. Soc Sc (Counselling); Grad Dip (Ed Counselling); Grad Dip Ed (sec); Cert Midwifery; B.Nsg; Dip App Sc

Donna has been working with children and young people for over 20 years in various fields. Her qualifications in midwifery, education and counselling have made a solid platform for her work, allowing her to use developmental, educational and psychological theories collectively. Donna is married to David and together they have 3 children of their own,…