Principal Clinical Psychologist
Lisa is a registered Clinical Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA) and accredited psychology supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia. Having worked across both the private and public health sectors, Lisa specialises in supporting children, adolescents and families with complex difficulties. She is a visiting lecturer at the University of Adelaide in the field of Child Psychology and provides training and workshops to schools, helping professionals and the community.
Emma is a registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA) and is working towards obtaining her Clinical Endorsement. Emma works across both the public and private sectors and has a strong passion for helping children and their families. Emma has particular interests in supporting adolescent clients as they navigate the teenage years and providing educational assessments to school-aged children.
Sarah is a registered Clinical Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA). Sarah has previous experience in the public sector and now works in the disability sector when she is not at FLOW. Sarah enjoys working with young children and their families and has a talent for connecting with young people. She is passionate about empowering children and their families to thrive and reach their full potential.
Vesna is a registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA) and is working towards obtaining her Clinical Endorsement. Vesna works across both the public and private sectors, specialising in the paediatric forensic setting when she is not at FLOW. Vesna is passionate about working collaboratively with children, adolescents and their families to provide holistic and client-centered care. She has a talent for bringing playfulness and fun into the therapy space.
Dr Matthew Condie is an Australian-trained and based Clinical Psychologist with an international education in Sport and Performance Psychology from the United States. Throughout his career, Matt has held several key roles including positions with child protection, youth and adult mental health, forensic drug and alcohol, emergency paediatric services, perinatal and infant mental health and refugee mental health both in Australia and abroad. Matt uses a range of interventions to address mental health concerns, with the goal of developing a balanced, resilient and successful individual. His primary focus is on using a client’s strengths as a driver for change, growth and learning. Matt is also an educator in the United States, teaching in the area of Sport and Performance Psychology and Leadership.
Brad is a registered Occupational Therapist with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA) and committed to supporting children and their families to make positive changes in their lives. Brad brings a holistic approach to therapy, gained from working across the not-for-profit, government and private sectors. He has particular interests in the areas of mental health, social and emotional development, well-being and self-worth. Brad is passionate about the value of nature on health and well-being and enjoys weaving this into the therapeutic process.
Marina is a registered Speech Pathologist with Speech Pathology Australia and is passionate about supporting children, adolescents and their families to fulfill goals that are meaningful and functional to them. Marina has experience working within pediatric mental health, education and disability settings both locally and in country South Australia. Her wide range of experience enables her to approach speech and language concerns from a holistic child-centered framework. Marina is also an accredited Autism Diagnostician and ensures that families are well supported through the diagnostic process. Marina continues to work in the public sector when she is not at FLOW.
Kate Hodges (currently on leave)
Kate is a registered Speech Pathologist with Speech Pathology Australia and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team at FLOW. Having worked in the Disability Sector as well as Primary Health, Kate’s passion is in providing early intervention for young children and working together with families to overcome their difficulties. Kate is trained in Hanen and Circle of Security and specialises in the areas of speech and language, feeding, voice and play-based interventions.
Julie is our dedicated and friendly practice manager and shares our passion for helping children and families. With experience as a personal assistant, writer, finance manager and mum, Julie keeps everything at FLOW running smoothly and assists families to access the services and information they need.
Rafiki is a super friendly Retrievador (Labrador x Golden Retriever). He is named after the madril in The Lion King, and when translated from Swahili, his name means “friend”. Rafiki loves people and his calm and gentle natures makes him the perfect therapy dog. Rafiki and his owner, Sarah, completed an intensive six-day training course for Rafiki to become a certified Therapy Dog. He loves pats and belly rubs and helping people feel more comfortable in the therapy space. When he is not working as a Therapy Dog, Rafiki loves going to doggy daycare, playing at the park with his friends and going for runs on the beach.