Luke McDonald

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA General

Verified by Psychology Today
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(03) 9864 1809 Website

Luke McDonald

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA General

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

11-13 Cavell Street
Scoresby, VIC 3179
(03) 9864 1809
Offers online therapy
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About

Luke is a Registered Psychologist and Board-Approved Supervisor with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). Luke is the Director of the professional psychology practice Leading Psychology. Luke is passionate about helping to meet the mental health needs of the community and helping people who are experiencing difficulties in their lives and seeking to overcome them. Luke provides an empathetic, non-judgmental and accepting approach when working with clients. Luke tailors his approach to the client's individual.
Reaching out for help is not always easy. If you are feeling anxious, worried or nervous about seeking help you are not alone. It is completely normal, natural and OK to feel this way. Reaching out for help is the first step to overcoming a problem. Contact me if you would like help. I would love to help you.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $170 - $180
Pay By: Bank transfer, Cash, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Medicare Rebates
Medicare rebates do apply for individuals who attend a session with a mental health care plan provided by their GP.
Email me or call (03) 9864 1809 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • Membership: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency / General Registration
  • Training: / 2016

Location

11-13 Cavell Street
Scoresby, VIC 3179
(03) 9864 1809
Offers online therapy
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centred
  • Positive Psychology
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2022
Photo of Luke McDonald, MPsych, Psychologist in Scoresby
Luke McDonald

Psychologist, MPsych, PsyBA General