Gordon trained as a Clinical Psychologist at the University of Stellenbosch (South Africa) where he was awarded a Master of Arts (Clinical Psychology) in 1998. He holds professional registrations with the Australian Health Profession Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). Gordon is a Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) College of Clinical Psychology
Gordon has significant professional experience having worked in both the public and private sector, including Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS), Paediatric Tertiary Hospital settings (Princess Margaret Hospital & Perth Children’s Hospital) and Adult Mental Health (SANDF)
He has a particular interest in engaging in psychotherapy with people of all ages. Presenting issues include depression, anxiety, coping with acute and chronic medical illness and conditions, managing stress and negotiating relationship difficulties.
The theoretical and practice models that Gordon uses include Psychodynamic, Systemic, Narrative and Cognitive Behavioural approaches. He works closely with other medical and allied health professionals (such as GPs, Social Workers, OT's and Psychiatrists) to develop care plans and outcomes that are maximum benefit to his patients.
Gordon’s Psychology interests outside of Clinical Psychology practice include Sport Psychology, research in Paediatric Psycho- Oncology and the neuro-developmental aspects of child and adolescent development. He is a member of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) and the Australian & New Zealand Children’s Haematology & Oncology Group (ANZCHOG).
Please note that Gordon is not taking any new referrals or patients currently.
Gordon can be contacted at:
Mobile: +61 (0) 401 295-765
PO Box 58, Duncraig, WA, 6023
ABN: 53 700 515 830
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