MEET THE TEAM
Industry Health Solutions
At Industry Health Solutions we believe none of us are as good as all of us. Our multidisciplinary approach is our magic sauce. Our clinicians offer a broad range of expertise and are united in our commitment to client-centred, strength-focused service delivery.
Director & OT
Kate is the founder and director of Industry Health Solutions.
Kate’s values are openness, collaboration and service with sincerity and integrity. Kate cares- absolutely.
Kate works with clients with sleep issues, chronic pain, complex psychological and/ or physical conditions. She is available in person, by phone or telehealth.
Senior Counsellor- Alice Springs
Amanda is a vibrant registered counsellor and accredited mediator with over 25 years experience. When she moved to Alice Springs she felt like she was joining a quirky global village- in the centre of Australia! Her three loves include her cats (she has 3), linen clothing and boots! Amanda offers assistance with anxiety, depression, trauma, anger, domestic violence, grief, sexuality and relationship counselling. Amanda specialises in conflict management, mediation and critical incident response and is committed to making a difference to individuals, families and organisations in the NT. Amanda works with clients 17+ and works extensively in remote areas of the NT. She is available in person, by phone or telehealth.
Ayla is a Registered Psychologist who comes from the mighty Waikato region, New Zealand.
Ayla supports children, adolescents and adults with issues including anxiety, depression, grief and complex trauma.She is available in person at our Palmerston office.
Ayla does not see Department of Education workers.
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Registered Psychologist & Mediator
Veronica is a registered psychologist and accredited mediator. She works from a holistic approach and builds trusting relationships with her clients. Veronica specialises in workplace issues and provides executive coaching to identify goals and harness strengths to achieve these. Veronica provides individual counselling, executive coaching, and critical incident response. Veronica also offers complex employment assistance to assist organisations with a range of complex issues including mental illness, disability, domestic violence, trauma support and relationship issues. She is available by phone or telehealth.
Nova is a registered psychologist and a down to earth straight shooter. Nova is passionate about empowering people facing real life issues including LGBTQI+ discrimination, gender dysphoria, parenting issues, perinatal grief and postnatal depression.
When Nova isn’t at work, she enjoys anything and everything to do with her two ratbag whippets, Thunder and Bowie.
Nova works with adults and adolescents 13+ years. She is available by phone or telehealth.
Barbara is an Australian clinical counsellor and accredited supervisor with decades of experience providing counselling and life coaching services.
She completed her Doctorate in Psychology last year. You might get the sense from her picture that she is heaps of fun, so expect to have some laughs on your journey with Barbara.
Barbara helps individuals to live their best lives and has a special interest in helping individuals and couples to have better relationships. Barbara also offers grief and loss counselling. Barbara is available by phone or telehealth.
Counsellor & Registered Nurse
Rebecca is originally from Canada and offers a wealth of experience as a Registered Nurse with a Masters Degree in Counselling. She offers a warm approach and is skilled in providing intervention for clients with low mood, anxiety and stress. Rebecca offers practical solutions for mums and dads to adjust to the emotional and physical changes after a new baby, to reduce overwhelm and to choose how they want to show up as parents and partners.
Rebecca sees individuals +18 years. She is available by phone or telehealth.
Alex has completed a Masters degree in Counselling. She is a family and relationships counsellor who is passionate about supporting people to decide what is important to them and how they want to show up for their children when challenging behaviours, loss, trauma, separation or any other change is significantly impacting their lives.
Alex has also been providing practice reflection and professional support for a number of years and welcomes the opportunity to have conversations with people that generate new ideas and a renewed sense of energy for their work.
She is available by phone or telehealth and offers after hours appointments. Alex will commence maternity leave in February 2021.
Carolyn is a registered psychologist and has experience working as a manager across a range of mental health settings.
Carolyn is able to assist with a range of issues including anxiety, depression, stress, anger, substance use, sexual abuse, eating disorders and complex trauma. Carolyn works from a client centred approach and adapts therapy to fit your needs.
When she is not working, Carolyn is kept busy raising a young family.
Carolyn has expertise working with clients from an Indigenous background and remote areas. She is available to see clients aged 13 years +. Carolyn is available by phone or telehealth and offers after hours appointments.
Social Worker and Sexologist
Vicky is an Australian social worker and holds qualifications in sexology. She studied sexology to meet the needs of couples within the Muslim community who were increasingly seeking her support regarding their sexual concerns or experiences. It’s precisely this ability to tread different cultures with such grace that makes Vicky so helpful to many couples and individuals who would normally be reluctant to share the intimate or taboo details of their sex lives with most others. Vicky provides counselling for relationships in all forms (heteronormative, LGBTQI+), issues related to sexuality; and, sexual experiences including sexual assault. Vicky offers non-judgemental care and respect for all of her clients. She is available by phone or telehealth.
Veronica is a bright and engaging psychologist with 15 years experience including managing health services, mentoring and supporting professionals to step into their strengths. Veronica is committed to increasing access to mental health support, reducing stigma and promote clients as the expert in their own lives. Veronica works with client 18+. She is available by phone or telehealth.
Carolyne has a background in developmental, educational and forensic psychology. She has extensive experience and is particularly interested in anxiety related concerns. Carolyne works with clients age 17+. She is available by phone or telehealth.
Clinical Psychologist Registrar
Scott is a registered psychologist with a masters in clinical psychology. He’s treated and assessed a range of mental health issues in community, clinical, health, and research settings, working collaboratively with clients on issues such as anxiety, depression, relationships, life transitions and health concerns.
Scott uses evidence-based techniques and an approach that’s both analytical and person-centred. His belief is that we each have the ability to realise our potential and to make positive changes.
Scott works with clients aged with clients aged 18+.
With her clinical experience both locally and abroad, Lekshmi brings a wealth of cross-cultural skills to our team.
Lekshmi sees each individual as unique, with inherent capacity for self-discovery and growth in a supportive and accepting therapeutic environment. Her expertise in a range of clinical treatment modalities is valued by adults dealing with stress, anxiety and mood disorders.
She works with all age groups – children through to adults.
Rachel is a clinical psychologist with over twenty years’ experience in the health, education, community and corporate sectors.
Her specialist areas of expertise include pain and expressive therapy and sand play.
Rachel especially enjoys working with young adults, children and families. Her clients appreciate Rachel’s sense of humour, down to earth approach, and experience in the assessment and treatment of a wide range of mental health issues.
Still not sure? Talk to our friendly team during business hours.