Robyn Maddison


Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychologist

Practice Location:

Telehealth only

Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychologist

Robyn is a highly skilled and compassionate Registered Psychologist with extensive experience working across the lifespan, providing targeted support to children, adolescents, and adults facing diverse mental health challenges. With a commitment to excellence in psychological care, Robyn provides expert therapeutic intervention in the following areas:

Clinical Expertise:

  • Trauma Backgrounds: Robyn brings a nuanced understanding to individuals navigating the aftermath of traumatic experiences. Her therapeutic approach is rooted in evidence-based practices, fostering resilience and healing.
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders and Social Concerns: With a focus on neurodiversity, Robyn is adept at addressing the unique needs of individuals with autism spectrum disorders, promoting social well-being and facilitating meaningful connections.
  • Behavioural Issues (Bullying): Robyn is a dedicated advocate against bullying, employing evidence-based strategies to address behavioral challenges and create a safe environment for personal growth.
  • Anxiety (Separation Anxiety): With extensive experience working with anxiety disorders, Robyn utilizes evidence-based interventions to address separation anxiety and guide individuals toward a more secure and resilient state of well-being.
  • Depression: Robyn is a trusted ally in the battle against depression, employing a thoughtful and comprehensive approach to alleviate symptoms and restore a sense of purpose.

Therapeutic Modalities: Robyn’s therapeutic toolkit is diverse and dynamic, incorporating a range of evidence-based interventions to meet the unique needs of each individual. Her expertise includes:

  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR): Robyn uses EMDR to support her clients in managing the distress associated with traumatic memories.
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT): Robyn leverages the principles of CBT to explore and reshape thought patterns, promoting positive behavioral change and emotional well-being.
  • Interpersonal Therapy (IPT): With a focus on relational dynamics, Robyn facilitates meaningful connections and addresses interpersonal challenges to enhance overall mental health.
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy – Trauma Focused (CPT): Robyn guides clients through trauma-focused cognitive restructuring, empowering them to process and overcome the impact of traumatic experiences.
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT): Robyn employs ACT to help individuals navigate acceptance, mindfulness, and commitment, fostering a resilient and values-driven life.
  • Narrative Approaches: Through narrative techniques, Robyn assists clients in reshaping their life stories, empowering them to construct narratives that align with personal growth and positive change.
  • Play Therapy: Recognizing the importance of creative expression, Robyn incorporates play therapy to engage clients in a therapeutic process that transcends traditional verbal communication.

Robyn is a staunch advocate for a person-centered and individualized approach to therapy. By tailoring interventions to the unique needs of each client, she strives to enhance the quality of life and promote a sense of enjoyment in the therapeutic journey. Embracing a holistic perspective, Robyn integrates various therapeutic modalities, ensuring a comprehensive and personalized approach that aligns with best practices for each client’s well-being.

For those seeking a dedicated and experienced ally in their journey toward mental health and fulfillment, Robyn stands ready to provide compassionate and evidence-based support. To learn more about Robyn, feel free to contact our team by phoning (07) 3801 1772 or clicking here, or book your appointment now.

Expert Training Completed

Robyn has completed additional training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to support her clients experiencing traumatic memories. She is also currently in the process of completing her Masters of Mental Health, in addition to her 5 years of university training as a Psychologist.


Special Interest Areas

  • Trauma
  • Autism spectrum disorders and Social Concerns
  • Behavioural issues (Bullying)
  • Anxiety (Separation Anxiety)

Referrals Accepted

Robyn works with the following clients:

  • Private clients
  • Accepts referrals under the Medicare Program
  • Workers Compensation
  • Insurance Companies