Meet our Team


Pauline Ogilvy Psychologist
Pauline Ogilvy Psychologist

Pauline Ogilvy - Adults, Children, Parents & Caregivers

PG Dip.Ed.Psych, M. Ed, B.A, Dip Tchg

Developmental and Education psychologist

Pauline Ogilvy is a Brisbane senior psychologist and clinic founder and director who provides information and ideas on how to manage an active family in today’s busy world. Pauline is married and has three adult children of her own, giving her a first-hand appreciation of the challenges and issues that parents confront. Brisbane Psychologist Pauline, takes a pragmatic yet gentle approach to supporting her clients with the varied concerns they may bring to the session. She is fluid in her approach ready to change tack when necessary as changes may occur or priorities change.  Authenticity and relevance are principals she holds dear.

Pauline has provided support to clients for over 21 years. Pauline is an accredited Triple P practitioner and has run many parenting courses and seminars on parenting through separation.  Prior to becoming a psychologist Pauline was a primary school teacher.

 

Psychologist Pauline Ogilvy has experience with concerns such as couple/relationship difficulties, children’s sleeping problems, tantrums, stealing, adjusting to parental separation, school/learning difficulties, cognitive assessments, adult or child anxiety, depression and risky teenager behavior, to name just a few. 

Pauline also works in school assisting teachers, parents, and children, where invited.

Clinical Registrar

Steven Downie, Clinical Registrar
Steven Downie, Clinical Registrar

Steven Downie

BA Psychology (hons) Clinical Registrar

Steven is a psychologist (Clinical Registrar) with wide experience working across the spectrum of mental health conditions across the lifespan. Steven uses a diagnostic approach to identifying psychiatric disorders and provides evidence based treatments for common and or complex challenges. This includes psychiatric diagnosis, trauma, grief, relationship issues, adverse health events, aging and other life challenges. He practices applying principles from CBT and ACT and other therapeutic interventions to provide individualized care, with a strong behavioural focus. Steven works from a holistic perspective, incorporating aspects of physical, medical, mental, spiritual, and social function in treatment where appropriate. 

Steven collaborates effectively with general practitioners to ensure a comprehensive approach to mental health, and enjoys working in supporting the mental health components of chronic health conditions, injuries, and diseases and complexity of aging. Steven maintains a strong focus on increasing functional well-being and helping individuals thrive, no matter their situation.

Psychologist

Tom Greer Smith Psychologist
Tom Greer Smith Psychologist

Tom Greer Smith 

BA Psychology Hons, BA Kinesiology & Exercise Science

Tom Greer Smith is a General Psychologist who has  experience in working with teenagers and families as well as adults.  Tom has a particular interest in sport and performance, adolescence, early adulthood, and helping individuals grow and adapt to change. He has experience in helping individuals who at times in their life experience anxiety, depression, high stress, worry and frustration. Tom is also committed to providing comprehensive assessments of ADHD, cognitive ability and gifted students.

and empowering youth and young adults in navigating the rigours of study and performance in the American Athletic Collegiate System. Tom has also spent time as a former collegiate tennis player and coach, helping individuals thrive under pressure.  

Provisional psychologist

Receptionist

Cassy Smith Receptionist
Cassy Smith Receptionist

 Cassandra Smith

 

Cassy is our receptionist extraordinaire! She keeps us organized and is that friendly voice when you call. She is with us in the afternoons and can be contacted via text, email or calls.

 

Cassy comes to us with plenty of experience in the medical reception role and is settling into Brisbane life with her family. Cassie thrives in supporting us with keeping us organised, being most efficient and keeping a safe clean space. At times also a cup of tea and a consistent cheerful greeting.