Need help with

  • Depression, Mood problems
  • Anxiety, Panic, Phobias,
  • Insomnia
  • Stress Management
  • Anger Management
  • Self Esteem
  • Relationship Issues
  • Relationship counselling / Couples Therapy
  • Sexual issues
  • Addictions
  • Grief and loss
  • Family Counselling
  • Marriage Preparation
  • Career Development
  • Bi-Polar Mood
  • Pain Management
  • Life Concerns

Welcome

Everyone experiences difficulties and setbacks at some point in their lives. Life can be a bumpy road. Working with a clinical psychologist can enable you to deal with these issues more easily and constructively and gain a greater understanding of your self, your behaviours and thinking patterns and limiting beliefs and enhance your sense of well-being and life satisfaction.

Kate MacKinnon is a registered clinical psychologist with both graduate and post graduate qualifications in psychology. Kate brings to her work many years of life experience, 25 years as a family and child counsellor and psychotherapist and has been registered as a psychologist for over 20 years. Further studies have seen her gain her Clinical Psychology qualifications which enable suitably referred clients to gain a higher Medicare Rebate. She is a member of the Clinical College of the Australian Psychological Society.

It can be helpful to work with a professional who has spent many years acquiring skills and expertise through extensive university training and who is able to work with you in a way that enables you to deal with the “emotional aspects” of life’s challenges. Unchanged: It can be helpful to work with a professional who has spent many years acquiring skills and expertise through extensive university training and who is able to work with you in a way that enables you to deal with the “emotional aspects” of life’s challenges.

If you are curious to see if psychological work may be helpful or you are concerned about someone else who may be acting out of character, please don’t hesitate to call on 0419 411 709.

Kind Regards

Kate MacKinnon

Clinical Psychologist

News

  • On-line Telehealth Sessions now available (4/8/2020) - Some good news in these uncertain times! During the current Covid19 restrictions, social distancing requirements, mean that MacKinnon Psychology is now providing all sessions via secure video conferencing or telephone. No need to mask up, sessions are conducted via your computer or phone, from the comfort of a quiet room in your home or a […]
  • How to find meaning & joy in the “Garden” of your Mind (9/11/2018) - We can learn to use our mind for what it was designed – to create the life we want.   So, firstly, to live our best life, it is important to get clear about what “Utopia” looks like for each of us.  Write it down, visualise it.  Is it a long or a short-term plan? […]
  • New Offices (7/23/2016) - MacKinnon Psychology is moving to new Offices at Cremorne on 1st August.  Our new rooms are conveniently located in the Cremorne Town Centre, opposite the Orpheum Picture Theatre.  Suite 6 is on level 1, in the Cremorne Town Centre Offices, at 287 Military Road, Cremorne.  2090.  There is free two hour parking under the building […]
  • Sleep difficulties? (4/14/2016) - Sleeping difficulties can be frustrating and distressing, and lead to high levels of stress and irritability and is a significant feature in both depression and anxiety.  Sleep is how we “fill our tank”, metaphorically speaking, so if precious sleep is lost night after night we can find ourselves “running on empty”. (and cars don’t run […]