Julia McCarthy

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA Endorsed

Verified by Psychology Today
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0431 599 965 Website

Julia McCarthy

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA Endorsed

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Ivanhoe Psychological Services
241 Lower Heidelberg Road
Ivanhoe East, VIC 3079
0431 599 965
Offers online therapy
Announcement icon I'm currently not accepting new clients. However I can conduct WPATH assessments at this time.

About

Clinical Psychologist- Julia has over 10 years of experience in the mental health sector including community, clinical and juvenile forensic settings. Julia enjoys working with a range of psychological issues that young people and adults may be experiencing. These may include: trauma, gender dysphoria, personality disorders, self-harm, voices, psychotic illnesses, relationship difficulties, loss and grief, anxiety and depression. Julia also undertakes WPATH assessments for Gender-Diverse people seeking gender-affirming surgery. In addition, board approved Clinical Supervision. Visit us at www.ivanhoepsychologicalservices.com
Julia's therapeutic approach is warm, collaborative and utilises evidence-based techniques tailored to the individuals needs. These techniques may include: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR). Clinically Endorsed Clinical Supervision
Julia has a particular interest in working with individuals who may be experiencing personality based difficulties and may find it at times difficult to access services. Julia also works with children, adolescence and adults who are gender questioning or gender-diverse, and works closely with services to support individuals and families through this process.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $180 - $220
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
VOCAT, EAP, TAC, MHCP and self-managed NDIS accepted. People who have a mental health care plan receive a rebate of $126.50
Email me or call 0431 599 965 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Membership: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency / Endorsed Registration
Psychology Board Clinical Psychology Supervisor

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: Psychology Board of Australia / Clinical Psychologist
  • Membership: EMDRAA- EMDR Association of Australia / Full Member

Location

Ivanhoe Psychological Services
241 Lower Heidelberg Road
Ivanhoe East, VIC 3079
0431 599 965
Offers online therapy
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Transgender
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Bushfire trauma
  • Child
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Hoarding
  • Life Transitions
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Women's Issues
  • gender dysphoria- child, adolescent, adult
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behaviour (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
Photo of Julia McCarthy, MPsych, Psychologist in Ivanhoe East
Julia McCarthy

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA Endorsed