Evan is a registered psychologist (clinical psychology registrar) who holds a Masters of Clinical Psychology degree from Australian Catholic University. In addition to their clinical practice, they area PhD Candidate in the School of Psychology at Australian Catholic University researching the influence that gender has on obsessive-compulsive disorder in gender diverse and cis-gender populations.
Evan has experience working across various settings, including private practice, inpatient settings within private hospitals, and university clinics. Evan works with adults and adolescents experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, adjustment difficulties, self-esteem challenges, interpersonal issues, and grief/loss. Evan has a particular interest and expertise in gender and sexual diversity issues and has lectured on gender and sexuality topics in undergraduate psychology courses. They provide assessment, diagnosis and management of adolescent gender dysphoria and assessment and diagnosis of adult gender dysphoria and can provide WPATH medical letters where appropriate.
Evan is a warm, respectful, and compassionate psychologists who aims to provide a safe and non-judgemental environment for individual clients and their families to share their experiences. Evan provides both short- and long-term therapy and adopts and integrative and flexible approach to treatment using a range of evidence-based treatments including Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy(CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema Therapy and attachment-based approaches.
Dr James Morandini is the clinic director, and provides a rangepsychological services to children, adolescents, and adults. Heprovides specialist assessment, diagnosis, and management ofchildhood and adolescent gender dysphoria. He also providesassessment and diagnosis for gender dysphoria in adults and canprovide WPATH medical letters where appropriate. James also has afocus on matters of sexual orientation, including overcoming shame,relationship difficulties, and exploring identity confusion. Morebroadly James utilises CBT, DBT, and Schema Therapy in treatingmood and anxiety issues, as well as personality disorders.