- Call our Kew Centre on (03) 9261 8799 to make an appointment or to find out more.
- Email us with an enquiry.
- Download our Private Psychologist and Counselling Service flyer.
- Registered, experienced adult psychologists and child psychologists.
- Rebates are available.
- Provided by an organisation with 70 years’ experience.
Rebates can be claimed for this service under a mental health plan through Medicare's Better Access to mental health initiative. To be eligible for this service you will need a referral from a doctor (GP), paediatrician, or psychiatrist. Rebates can also be claimed through private health insurance with relevant extras.
Cathy Dixon: Adult Psychologist; Couple Therapist; Adolescent Psychologist.
Cathy is a registered psychologist and counsellor with extensive experience addressing a wide range of needs for clients from diverse backgrounds. She holds a Masters in Psychology from Monash University and is a graduate of RAV's post-graduate Specialist Course in Couple Therapy. Cathy provides couple therapy and focused psychological support for individuals dealing with depression, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss and relationship challenges. She is an accredited mindfulness teacher and can provide clients of all ages with therapeutic help in developing mindfulness skills and practices.
Catherine Gooden: Child and Adolescent Psychologist; Adult Psychologist.
Catherine is a registered psychologist with a Master of Psychology (Education and Development) from Monash University. Catherine has many years’ experience as child and adolescent psychologist in private and school settings. Experienced in a range of clinical approaches, including play therapy, her areas of interest include helping children with developmental challenges, emotional regulation, anxiety and depression; adjustment to parental divorce or separation, trauma, and grief and loss, as well as common problems that get in the way of children reaching their full potential at school. Catherine has also worked extensively as an adult psychologist providing help for a range of difficulties including anxiety, depression, grief, and trauma.
Our psychologists can help you with:
Coping and Stress
We provide affordable, effective, evidence based, therapies and psychological strategies to best meet your individual needs, including couple therapy, psycho-education, cognitive behaviour therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, mindfulness and play therapy.
Our Kew adult and child psychologist and counselling service is fully private and complements our existing range of funded family and relationship services.
Based at our historic Kew Centre (close to Kew Junction), we are within easy access of Richmond, Burnley, Abbotsford, Alphington, Hawthorn, Hawthorn East, Camberwell, Kew East, Balwyn, Fairfield and Ivanhoe. There is ample two-hour parking in the vicinity of the Kew Centre.
Address: 46 Princess Street, Kew VIC 3101
A private appointment costs $150.
Eligible clients can claim a rebate through referral from a doctor (GP), paediatrician, or psychiatrist through Medicare, or through private health insurance with psychology extras. Please talk to your medical practitioner or contact your insurance provider for more information.
Clients will need to claim rebates directly from Medicare or health insurance providers.
Daytime and evening appointments are available Monday to Wednesday.
Relationships Australia Victoria (RAV) is a valued provider of specialist relationship and family programs and therapeutic services with 70 years’ experience. We provide services from 15 centres in metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria. Our services include individual, relationship and family counselling, dispute resolution, relationship skills courses, professional development and training, and family violence prevention, support and recovery services.