About Us

We help everyday people overcome the stress and challenges of life so that they can get back to living their best life.

About Us

Professional, Caring & Effective Therapy Services

We work alongside everyday people to help them identify and break through the barriers that prevent them from living their best life. We are committed to people feeling respected and heard, and that they have the opportunity to learn new ways to cope with the difficulties that we all face at times in life.

Our psychologists, social workers, and counsellors are fully qualified, experienced, and registered with each of their professional bodies and registration boards. We practise evidence-based therapy and are continually undertaking training and updating our knowledge, so that we remain current and fresh to best practice treatments and tools.

We are committed to people living the best life they can and provide a safe, nurturing environment in which it is safe to share and explore the things that may be holding you back from having a fulfilling life. We will listen and be there for you in a respectful and non-judgemental way, and have your best interests at heart.

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Meet Our Team

Dr Natasha Davison

Dr Natasha Davison

Director & Owner, DPsych (Health), Post.Grad.Dip.Psych, Grad.Dip.Ed, Dip. Hyp, BBSc, AHPRA Registered Psychologist, Certified Coach, Member of AAPI, Full Member of EMDRAA

Dr Natasha Davison (or Dr Nat as her clients like to call her) has been working as a passionate, caring and dedicated psychologist within the Diamond Creek community since 2015. During this time she has had the privilege of helping hundreds of people resolve their issues and move forward to create a better life. Dr Nat is the owner and director of ‘Your Local Psychologist’ and she now has a variety of other therapists working alongside her, which provides an expansion of the types of issues and people who can be seen.

In addition to being a registered psychologist for more than 16 years, Dr Nat is also a certified coach, a neuro-linguistic clinician, and an EMDR therapist. She is passionate about helping people in the shortest possible amount of time to get the results they are looking for. Dr Nat has always continued to seek out and find new ways and methods to get transformations and change for people, with the least amount of pain, in the shortest possible time.

Dr Nat brings extensive life and work experience, and a deep level of caring and commitment to all of her clients, so that they may have, and be able to create better lives for themselves.

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If you would like to know more about what Natasha can do to help you make the changes you want, or to buy a copy of her new book “Real Talk, Real Change”, please click on the button below.

Alicia Boland

Alicia Boland

Administration & Intake

Alicia is an integral part of our team, who looks after any new enquiries and referrals made to ‘Your Local Psychologist’. She is likely to be the person you will speak to on the phone who will help you to understand the process, answer your questions, provide you with any information, that will help you to find the most suitable therapist for you and your needs.

Alicia brings a wealth of both business and life experience, being a busy Mum to four kids, and having worked in both allied health and medical practices. She is caring, kind, and will respect you and your needs, while treating your information with the utmost confidentiality. She looks forward to talking to you about how we can help you.

Our Clinicians

Jamie Goodison (He/Him)

Jamie Goodison (He/Him)

BPsySc, MCoun, MACA (Level 2), CPC

Jamie is a Registered Counsellor dedicated to supporting individuals on their journey to self-discovery and empowerment. With a focus on diversity, inclusivity and understanding, he believes in establishing safety, trust and an affirming environment with young people, adults, LGBTQIA+ individuals, and those who are neurodiverse.

Specialising in person-centred therapy, support is tailored for presentations including self-esteem, assertiveness, communication, relationships, life transitions, sexuality, gender identity, depression, anxiety, stress, anger, and neurodiversity.

As your trusted partner in healing and growth, Jamie will guide you towards self-acceptance, resilience, and a journey aligned with your true self.

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Mrs Rebecca Anagnostou

Mrs Rebecca Anagnostou

B.App.Sc (Psych), B.App.Sc. (Psych) (Hons), M.Prof.Psych, MAPS, Member of AAPI (MAAPI)

Clients: Adults, Children

Rebecca has gained experience working with adults in a private practice setting, as well as working with children in a primary school.

Rebecca is a friendly and warm psychologist who works ethically and is committed to building strong therapeutic relationships, with a client-centered approach.

Rebecca is passionate about supporting clients in addressing current concerns and working collaboratively with the client to achieve their therapeutic goals.

Rebecca sees clients for the following issues: Depression & Mood, Anxiety, Grief & Bereavement, Anger Management, Emotional & Behavioural Issues, Parenting, Stress Management, Self Esteem and Bullying.

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Want to join our team?

Your Local Psychologist is always looking for professional, caring therapists to support our commitment to providing exceptional counselling and psychological services to our community.

If you are interested in joining our team, please get in touch by clicking the button below

Mr Brett Pallini

Mr Brett Pallini

B.App.Sc (Psych), PostGrad.Dip (HealthPsych), Cert.PractisingPsych, Adv.Cert (CISM Debriefer), MAPS

Clients: Adults, Adolescents (16 years and older)

Brett has over 25 years of experience working as a psychologist. He has a passion and enthusiasm for supporting people and developing strategies to enhance their health and wellbeing. Brett assists people to meet their full potential and to better manage and cope with the many risks of their work and personal life.

His approach is friendly, warm and engaging, assisting his clients to feel comfortable in the counselling setting and allow them the courage to address their concerns.

Brett sees clients for the following issues: Grief & Bereavement, ​Trauma, Stress Management, ​Self Esteem, ​Workplace Issues, ​Depression & Mood and ​Anxiety.

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Ms Michelle Sproats

Ms Michelle Sproats

BSocSc, BPsych (Hons), MPsych (Clinical), MAPS (Clinical College)

Clients: Adults, Couples

Michelle has over 18 years of experience working as a Clinical Psychologist and knows it takes courage for someone to seek help.

Michelle offers her clients hope, encouragement and compassion as people work towards new possibilities and positive changes in their lives.

Michelle sees clients for the following issues: Perinatal/Postnatal Issues, Relationship & Couples Therapy, Depression & Mood, Bipolar Disorder, Stress Management, Anxiety, Adjustment Issues and Grief & Bereavement.

Michelle also uses Emotionally Focused Individual Therapy (EFIT) to help individuals navigate their personal challenges and emotional struggles.

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Diamond Creek Psychology & Counselling Services

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Our Clinics:

Your Local Psychologist
Suite 1/ 68 Main Hurstbridge Rd
Diamond Creek 3089

Our Contact Information:

Your Local Psychologist
PO Box 380
Diamond Creek 3089

Fax: 0399 236 003

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