Meet our team of psychologists

 

Dr Kelly Murray – Practice Director

Dr Kelly Murray is an experienced Clinical Psychologist, and is a recognised provider of psychological services with health insurance companies and Medicare. She is a member of the Australian Psychological Society, and the College of Clinical Psychologists and is part of a network of independently practicing psychologists who meet regularly for professional development. Kelly enjoys working with clients across the lifespan. Her style combines warmth and a professional approach informed by what emerging research tells us works best in the treatment and support of people experiencing mental health challenges. She also has an interest in early intervention and supporting healthy development of emotional competence in children.

 

Tonia Martin

Tonia Martin is a dual trained Clinical and Counselling Psychologist. She is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and the College of Clinical Psychologists, and is a recognized provider of psychological services under Medicare, Workover, and VACU. Tonia has extensive experience working in community, educational and private practice settings and works with children, adolescents and adults. Tonia has links with Swinburne University.

 

DR ERIN HOLLOWAY

Dr Erin Holloway is a clinical psychologist who has worked extensively in community services and crisis services as a clinician, clinical supervisor, mentor, and e-therapist. She works primarily from a CBT perspective, including ACT & mindfulness. Her approach is warm and friendly. She enjoys working with adolescents, and adults across a broad range of issues including problems at school and home, mood disorders, anxiety, trauma, addictions, self-harm, and psychotic illness. She also works with parents and families to support children and young people. Erin also has special interests in Positive Psychology, Coaching, and people's own unique journey of recovery from mental illness and trauma.

 

Dr Deborah Eyles

Dr Deborah Eyles is a Clinical Psychologist who operates Balwyn and Canterbury Psychology from the Acorn Psychology rooms. Her information is available at www.balwynpsychology.com.au

 

Receptionists

Our receptionists, Jane and Vivian, will welcome you at your appointments. They are happy to make you a cup of tea or coffee on arrival, and will do everything possible to make your visit comfortable. If you have any appointment requests or changes they will be happy to help. In general Vivian is here on Mondays and Tuesdays, and Jane assists us on Thursdays and Fridays. On Wednesdays the psychologists return urgent phone calls at lunchtime and at the end of the day, and Jane will return other phone calls on Thursday.