Our Team

Dr Celin Gelgec - Clinical Psychologist & Director

B.App.Sc. (Psych.) (Hons.)     D.Psych. (Clinical).     Member APS; ARCVic

Celin has a keen interest in assisting individuals and families who have been affected by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and other related disorders including Anxiety  (e.g., Social Anxiety, Generalised Anxiety, Agoraphobia, Health Anxiety, Panic Disorder), and Depression.  Celin's preferred treatment modalities for treatment are Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT).  She gained a lot of her experience in this area whilst working clinically and developing treatment programs with the team within the OCD and Anxiety and Depression inpatient programs at The Melbourne Clinic.  

Celin also works with children, adolescents, young adults, and their families who present with a wide range of difficulties including: Anxiety & Mood; Phobias; Anger; Grief & Loss; Adjustment to Life Events; Behavioural Difficulties; Stress Management; Self-Esteem; Bullying; and Family Relationships.  Celin is also able to conduct assessments for behavioural and educational purposes.  For more information abut assessments visit our Assessments page.

Dr Sarah Egan - Clinical Psychologist

B.Soc.Sc. (Psych.) (Hons.)    D.Psych. (Clinical).     Member APS

Sarah has experience working with individuals and families across the life span (child & adolescent, youth, adult). She provides assessment and treatment for a diverse range of psychological issues including depression and bipolar mood disorders, anxiety, eating disorders, stress management, personality development, adjustment to life events, grief & loss, psychosis, trauma, stress management, sleep problems, social skills, and emotion regulation.

She has designed and implemented a program focusing on improving body image and acceptance as well as one’s relationship with food such as noticing hunger/satiety cues, improving self soothing skills, and mindful eating.  Sarah also has specialised experience working with individuals with psychosis and their support network.  

Sarah utilises a variety of therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing, and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).

Dr Jodie Thomas - Clinical Psychologist

B.Sc. (Hons.)   Post-Grad. Dip. Psych.   D.Psych. (Clinical) 

Jodie currently works with adolescents and adults presenting with a range of psychological issues such as anxiety disorders including Social Anxiety, Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, and Generalised Anxiety Disorder.  She also works with individuals presenting with mood disorders such as Depression and Bipolar, and those who need support with adjustment to life events, relationship difficulties, stress management, and difficulties with emotion regulation.  

Jodie enjoys working with clients using an evidence based approach to facilitate change.  Her therapeutic modalities include Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT).  Jodie also has experience in psychological assessments, in particular, educational assessments for children and adolescents experiencing academic difficulties.  

Dr Victoria Miller - Clinical Psychologist

B.A.(Psych./Psychophys.) Grad.Dip. (Psych.) D.Psych. (Clinical)  Member APS

Victoria has a particular interest in child, adolescent, and youth mental health.  Her clinical experience includes work with children, adolescents, young adults, parents, and families.  Victoria provides assessment and treatment for a range of presenting problems including developmental difficulties, anxiety and mood difficulties, stress, anger, challenging behaviours, self-esteem, interpersonal difficulties, stressful family relationships, trauma, and difficulty managing significant life events.

Victoria utilises several treatment modalities including Supportive Psycho-Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Play Therapy, and Child-Focused Parent Therapy.