Stuart is a Registered Psychologist with undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications from the University of Melbourne. Stuart began his professional life working in the education sector where he worked as a secondary school teacher. During this time Stuart held several leadership roles that addressed the welfare and wellbeing of staff, students, parents and members of the wider community.
Retraining as a psychologist after more than 20 years of experience in the professional world, Stuart brings a well-rounded and diverse set of experiences and skills to his clinical work. Stuart has experience in forensic, educational, family and general and counselling contexts. He employs evidence-based therapeutic approaches dependent on the needs of each client, the presenting issue, and any other environmental factors. Stuart is committed to working with his clients to overcome barriers or obstacles that may restrict or limit their ability to be all that they hope, aspire to or were created to be.
Stuart’s approach to counselling is positive and engaging, providing practical steps to assist people to work towards their goals. He works with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families.