MEET THE TEAM
Flourish Psychology was established from a desire to provide professional, gold standard psychological services to the Sunshine Coast community in a positive and authentic environment. As a team, we are dedicated to building strong, supportive relationships with our clients and providing evidence-based treatments to enhance wellbeing.
Dr Gabriel Roux is an experienced practitioner, and Director at Flourish Psychology. He is dedicated to helping his clients overcome challenges, improve relationships and enhance overall wellbeing. He is skilled in working across a diverse range of difficulties, including anxiety, stress, and depression, and has an interest in seeing individuals and teams improve performance, and achieve their best.
Dr Gemma Roux Gemma is an experienced clinician, and Director at Flourish Psychology. She works across a diverse range of disorders, and has a special interest in postnatal adjustment, identity, stress and anxiety. Gemma is passionate about helping people connect with purpose and overcome barriers to reaching their potential. She is an accomplished writer and key-note speaker, using her skills across both television and written media.
Jennifer Ryan has a particular interest in treating anxiety disorders, grief, low self-esteem, post-natal adjustment and trauma. She is highly experienced and has a warm and positive interaction style. Jennifer is passionate about her job and has enormous respect for people who seek support when they need it.
Peter Ryan has extensive experience working with males of all ages who are experiencing complex psychological, behavioural and relationship difficulties. He is patient and understanding and is committed to empowering individuals to better manage their emotional health.
Melanie Webley has extensive clinical and early intervention experience. She works
collaboratively with parents and children to strengthen families, improve routines and treat difficulties related to developmental delay, and life transitions. Melanie has a special interest in anxiety disorders, and is committed to helping clients of all ages achieve positive and lasting changes in their overall wellbeing.
Dr Renée Bazley has experience working with a broad range of psychological difficulties including mood disorders, anxiety, and low self-esteem. She is genuine, relatable, and solution-focused in her treatment style, and is passionate about assisting individuals of all ages to independently manage their mental health. She enjoys promoting mental health through community education and training.
Kathie McDonald is skilled in working with teenagers and adults. She enjoys working with individuals transitioning through changes related to parenthood, relationships, work, and health, and also women experiencing difficulties with intimacy. Kathie creates a judgment-free, supportive treatment space, and has expertise in helping individuals and their families navigate challenges related to gender identity and transition.
Dr Jackie Stewart has expertise working with adults experiencing persistent pain, chronic illnesses, anxiety, trauma and mood disorders. She has a keen interest in the mind-body connection and is committed to providing a high quality service in a safe and caring environment for her clients.
Andrew Gatus has a passion for working with both children and adults, and has experience treating symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression, along with trauma, social skills difficulties, substance use, and anger management. He has a relaxed and flexible approach, and a keen interest in the relationship between physical health and emotional wellbeing.
Nicola Moine is skilled in treating adolescents and adults experiencing anxiety, depression, addictions and eating disorders and has also provided psychological treatment to individuals facing significant health challenges. Nicola has a supportive and warm therapy style and a special interest in relationship health, improving emotional regulation skills, and resilience building.
Josephine Miller has experience working with stress and trauma, mood and anxiety disorders, grief and loss, substance use, personality disorders and intellectual disabilities. She has also provided treatment to clients with chronic health issues. Josephine has a warm and friendly therapeutic style, and creates a safe and supportive space for clients to work towards their treatment goals.
Graham Kell enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults. He is skilled in relationship counselling and enjoys helping men overcome difficulties related to stress, anxiety, and depression. His emphasis on compassion and warmth, and his evidence-based expertise, promotes recovery and growth in clients. He is an accomplished key-note speaker, in both community and corporate settings.
Nicole Ehrlich is highly experienced in office management and business administration, and is warm, professional and approachable. She believes strongly in the importance of seeking psychological support to overcome challenges and enhance wellbeing, and has been in charge of administration at Flourish Psychology since it was founded.
Michelle Craig has treated a range of psychological difficulties including mood disorders, stress, and substance use. She has a special interest in working with anxiety and trauma, and assisting individuals to work through life transitions and build resilience. Michelle has a warm, genuine, and empathetic approach, and is passionate about working collaboratively to improve wellbeing.
Bryony Kitter has expertise working with stress, mood and anxiety disorders, and adjustment issues across all ages. She has a special interest in the relationship between chronic disease and mental health, and in helping children and adults cope with the challenges of serious illness and surgery. Bryony is compassionate and authentic, and incorporates a strengths-based approach to therapy.
Kate Cunningham assists with reception duties and client services at Flourish Psychology, while also providing support with the administrative side of business. Kate has worked in many busy reception and admin roles over the past four years. Kate enjoys working with people and is passionate about providing a welcoming environment for clients seeking assistance with their overall wellbeing.