About

We offer holistic psychological services for individuals, couples, children and adolescents experiencing distress or wanting to improve their wellbeing. We also provide supervision, group programs, and healthy workplace advice for staff and organisations.


Doctor Rosie Bauld (Shiels)

Rosie graduated as a psychologist in 2007 with a First Class Honours and has recently been awarded a Doctor of 575009_10151103969779552_1407747630_n(1)Philosophy in Psychology. Rosie is passionate about mental health and well-being and has a background in Naturopathy and holistic health. Rosie has been assisting people with complex needs on the Sunshine Coast for the last 16 years. She has worked as a family support counsellor with the Salvation Army and a Community Housing Organisation.. Rosie understands the difficulties faced by adolescents and their parents, having been a single parent and experiencing firsthand the difficulties that face young people in the community, as well as having practical experience working with youth services.

Rosie has been trained in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Solution-Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Organisational Psychology.

Rosie worked for three years on an International Research Project ‘Work-Life Balance’ and is passionate about creating happy, healthy workplaces. She currently teaches psychology at University of Sunshine Coast as a sessional staff member. Rosie provides supervision for community organisations. She has also been an active member of Toastmasters, understanding that the fear of public speaking is an issue for many people.

Jack Ellison

Jack has been assisting people with addiction, disability, mental health,drug and alcohol 10347420_10202481508705662_4713584020003142271_nand child protection issues on the Sunshine Coast for 16 years. He is a Medicare, DVA and WorkCover accredited Clinical Mental Health Social Worker with a Masters in Mental Health and a Masters in Child and Adolescent Welfare.

He has worked in the government and non-government sectors in supervisory and team leader roles. Jack is an experienced group facilitator and has provided training for community workers in mental health (and dual diagnosis) across South East Queensland. Jack facilitates Mindfulness groups and Alcohol and other Drugs therapeutic groups for people experiencing mental health issues to improve emotional regulation and wellbeing.

Jack works with adolescents, adults and families with a range of dual diagnosis, addiction, disability, mental health drug and alcohol and child protection issues. He also provides professional supervision for community and social workers and provides training in dual diagnosis, mental health and drug and alcohol. He also facilitates professional planning and community events.

In 2012, Jack was honoured with an Australia Day award for service to the community.


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