Elissa Macaw

Counselling Psychologist

MAPS, M(Psych).Counselling, Post Grad.Dip (Psych), B.Ed (Secondary)

Elissa is a registered Counselling Psychologist with over 10 years’ experience working in the community health sector.  Elissa’s psychology training includes a Master of Counselling Psychology at La Trobe University and she holds a Bachelor of Education (Secondary) from Deakin University.

Elissa has assisted clients with a broad range of presenting issues from grief and loss, parenting, depression and anxiety, adjustment issues, relationships, gambling and trauma.

Elissa is passionate about ensuring her clients get the most out of their counselling sessions and draws from Feedback Informed Treatment.  She is warm, compassionate and client focussed in her approach.

Special areas of interest

  • Grief and loss
  • Anxiety
  • Parenting
  • Mindfulness & relaxation
  • Sleep
  • Stress management
  • Social and friendship skills