Meet The Team

PAUL J STEVENSON

PSYCHOLOGIST

CSW | BA. (MUS) | DIP. PSYCH | MOP | MAIIA | MAAETS | MAPA | MAPS | MGCAT | MUNAA | FAAP | FACCP

Paul J. Stevenson OAM is a Psychologist with 48 years experience in the Human Services Industry, to both private and public sectors. His early career was spent working in psychiatric hospitals, clinics and community health centers. After managing two branches of Marriage Guidance Queensland (now Relationships Australia), Paul established his own private practice “Access Psychology” (est.1991). He is a Psychologist and Traumatologist who has a Masters Degree in Organizational Psychology.

Over the past 30 years, Paul has provided treatment to victims of trauma, and strategic design and evaluation of disaster management interventions. His on-site disaster consultancies include the Moura Mine Disaster (1994), the Charleville Floods and Droughts (1993-95), the Port Arthur Shootings (1996), the Margaret River Landslide (1996), the Thredbo Landslip (1997), the Bali Bombings (2002 and 2005), the J.W. Marriott Hotel bombing in Jakarta (2003), businesses affected by the Australian Embassy bombing in Jakarta (2004), and the Indian Ocean Tsunami Disaster (2004 – 2005). Paul provided services to victims of Malaysian Airline Disasters and has served as Senior Psychologist for Australia’s offshore processing centres on Nauru and Manus Islands. He is currently a consultant to the Australian Defence Force.
Click here to Paul’s CV


Leanne Bottomley

Psychologist

CertAppPsych | BPsychSci | PostGradDipPsych | MAAPI

Access Psychology also employees the Services of
Psychologist Leanne Bottomley.

Leanne is a highly experienced Psychologist having practiced within hospital inpatient and outpatient mood, anxiety, addiction and eating disorder programs; private practice; NSW state intervention services; and brain stimulation therapy.

She has a strong interest in treating complex mental health difficulties, particularly: post-traumatic stress, adult OCD, personality disorder, complex PTSD and treatment resistant depression and employs evidence-based interventions including, schema-focused therapy, mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, dialectical behaviour therapy, psychodynamic psychotherapy and emotion-focused therapy.

“I am deeply committed to helping client’s find ways to cope with life’s challenges in a safe, open, and non-judgmental environment… I will meet them wherever they are on their journey.”


JULIANNE ROBERTSON

PRACTICE MANAGER

CLINICAL SUPPORT MHPS Manager/Clerk | qualified medical clerk | QUALIFIED CIVIL CELEBRANT | CERT III BUSINESS Management |
CERT IV CELBRANCY

Julianne is an intrinsically motivated individual with a professional background in Administrative Management and Customer Service.
Highly dependable, proactive and resourceful with a can-do attitude, competent and confident to work with cross-functional teams to ensure operational and service excellence.

Julianne is committed to personal and professional growth, hence a  career change into Mental Health to work as a Contractor  with the Australia Defence Force, firstly at Russel Health Centre followed by a transfer to  Duntroon Medical Centre in Canberra. Julianne then transferred to Enoggera Base Brisbane  followed by joining the Private Sector as Practice Manger at Access Psychology.

Having worked with Paul and other Defence Contractors, Uniform and APS Psychologists during her time with the Australian Defence Force, Julianne’s loyalty, to both her team and Defence Members added value to this  section of the Medical Centre, where her management skills, establishing and building professional report with partner areas went on to achieve the best outcomes for patients which was greatly valued.


 

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ACCESS PSYCHOLOGY

Level 4, Suite 14-15 PARKRISE
3 Alison Street
Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217
Australia
E: hello.accesspsychology@gmail.com
Ph: 07 5592 4879

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