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Clinical & Neuro Psychologists Perth

What we can help with

At Gateway Psychological Services, we are committed to treating a variety of conditions to help people overcome life’s challenges. Our team of experienced psychologists can give you the tools you need to understand and overcome difficulties and issues, so you can take control of your health and wellbeing.

Emotional Wellbeing

We help people achieve emotional wellbeing and overcome their problems with a variety of effective therapy techniques and tools.

Our psychologists understand that everyone is different and will construct a plan to help you manage your mental health obstacles.

Addiction/Substance Abuse
Psychiatric Disorders
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Developmental Disorders

Anger Management

Clinical Psychology

Our licensed clinical psychologists in Perth offer therapy and counselling for a range of issues, building on a foundation of years of study of the human brain, development, personality, emotions, and behaviour.

We help people who are experiencing difficulties with their thinking, emotions, and behaviour.

Child & Adolescent Psychology
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Eating Disorders


Our experienced team of neuropsychologists are trained in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of conditions affecting the brain.

We help patients with a variety of conditions by considering medical, personal, and psychological factors, and using scientifically validated tools to assess and understand the real-life manifestation of brain dysfunction.

Learning Disorders (ADHD, Autism)
Acquired Brain Injury
Neurodegenerative Disorders
Vascular Disorders
Forensic (legal) Assessments

How does it work?

Schedule an appointment

The first step to overcoming your problems is making an appointment.

Make an appointment either online or through our friendly receptionist.

Get help

Once a plan has been determined and agreed upon, you will work with your psychologist using the most relevant and effective techniques.

Together, you will agree upon the length and frequency of your sessions.


Manage issues

Your customised treatment plan will allow you to manage any current and future issues with confidence.

Our psychologists will be with you every step of the way – your wellbeing is our priority.

Why choose Gateway Psychological Services?

We are an engaging, friendly and approachable practice that works with you to improve your overall quality of life. Gateway Psychology enables you to experience confidence and control while improving your overall quality of life.

  • People – Our team of psychologists is qualified, approachable, and friendly. All practitioners are registered with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Board. We are committed to helping you achieve your goals.
  • Tools – We utilise an assortment of effective, applicable, scientifically validated tools and techniques to address your challenges and empower you to overcome your issues.
  • Results – To overcome your hardships and take control, you must be willing to make changes and succeed. Our practitioners work to the best of their abilities to ensure that you get lasting, life-changing results.

Meet our Psychologists

Gateway psychological services is committed to providing the highest quality of psychological services within a friendly and welcoming environment. Our Psychologists are extensively trained at the Doctoral level in both Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology.

Dr Kate Elliott

Dr Kate Elliott

Clinical/Neuro Psychologist


  • Bachelor of Arts Psychology (minor in Children and Family Studies) – Edith Cowan University 2004
  • Postgraduate Diploma Psychology – Murdoch University 2005
  • Masters Degree in Community Development – Curtin University 2006
  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology – University of Western Australia 2012

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Areas of Interest

Clinical Psychology

  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Social Anxiety
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Depression
  • Perfectionism
  • Eating Disorders


Assessments to assist with;

  • Returning to the Workplace after Accident
  • Traumatic Brain injury (work place accidents, car accidents, victims of crime)
  • Acquired Brain Injury (strokes, cancer recovery, drug use)


  • Magistrates Conference WA, 2010
  • Neuropsychology and Offending
  • Department of Corrective Services 2010
  • Traumatic Brain Injury – The Hidden Disability
  • Perth Drug Court 2010
  • Neuropsychology and Subtance Use
Dr Karen Brooker

Dr Karen Brooker

Clinical/Neuro Psychologist


  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) 1984
  • Graduate Diploma Psychology – University of Western Australia 2006
  • Bachelor of Science (1st Class Honours) – University of Western Australia 2007
  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology – University of Western Australia 2012

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    Areas of Interest

    Clinical Psychology

    • Anxiety and phobias
    • Adult survivors of sexual abuse
    • Cancer survivors
    • Depression
    • Panic disorder
    • Post-natal depression
    • Sleeping disorders
    • Workplace bullying
    • Shyness and social skills deficits
    • Teacher burnout
    • Adjustment post bariatric surgery
    • FIFO adjustment (workers and their families)
    • Helping children adjust to parental separation/divorce

    Neuropsychology (6 years +)

    • Intellectual assessment
    • Intellectual disability
    • Academic assessment
    • Learning difficulties
    • School issues
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Vocational assessment and career issues
    • Memory Impairment
    • Impact of Chronic Disease and Medication
    Nicola Whalan

    Nicola Whalan


    Nicola works from our Beverley clinic at the Beverley Community Resource Centre. Please enquire through the Midland Clinic.


    • Bachelor Of Arts – Deakin University 1990
    • Post Grad Dip (Adolescent and Child Psychology) -University of Melbourne 1992
    • Master of Educational Psychology – University of Melbourne 1996

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    Areas of Interest

    • Anxiety Management using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
    • Reactive and Acute Depression
    • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, specifically attributable to involvement in combat
    • Grief Processing
    • Family Relationships
    • Workplace/Cultural Adjustment
    • Career Guidance
    • Educational and Vocational Assessments
    • Specific Learning Difficulties
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Diagnostic Input and Assistance
    Esha Jamnadass

    Esha Jamnadass

    Clinical Psychology Registrar


    • Bachelor of Science Psychology (1st Class Honours) – University of Western Australia 2011
    • Masters of Clinical Psychology – completed, working towards completion of Doctor of Philosophy -University of Western Australia
    • Co-author of publications: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Early Human Development and Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders

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    • Mental Disorders for Mental Health Week 2016
    • Poster presentation at the Society for Research in Child Development Conference in Philadelphia 2015
    • Presentation at Curtin Autism Research Open Day
    • Presented at Australasian Society for Autism Research conference in Melbourne (December 2014)

    Member of the Australian Psychological Society. Member of the Australian Association for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.

    Areas of Interest

    • Depression
    • Generalised Anxiety
    • Panic Disorder
    • PSTD
    • Eating Disorders
    • Child Behavioural difficulties
    • Stress management
    • Social Anxiety
    • Phobias
    • Perfectionism
    • Bullying
    • Separation Anxiety
    • School Refusal
    • Academic Difficulties
    • Cognitive Assessments across the lifespan

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    Our Location

    Gateway Psychological Services is located in Midland, Western Australia. Midland is considered to be the gateway to the Avon Valley and regional areas including the Wheatbelt.

    The clinic is situated several minutes away from the beautiful Woodbridge Riverside Park and in close proximity to the picturesque Swan Valley.

    Given the proximity to the Wheatbelt, regional clients are welcome. Skype sessions are available for those clients who due to their remote location cannot attend appointments in person. The clinic is also within walking distance of the Midland and Woodbridge train stations.

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    Contact us today to get started on your journey to health and wellbeing.

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