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Clinical Psychologist

Liezel Gordon – Clinical Psychologist

Liezel believes that every person deserves to lead a meaningful, fulfilled life; and is committed to guiding people towards emotional wellbeing. She works with adults, teenagers and children. Liezel offers counselling for individuals, couples, and families; and facilitates groups and workshops in organisations.

Common issues addressed include:

  • Depression, anxiety and other mood disorders
  • Trauma
  • Grief and loss
  • Stress management and burnout
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Coping with family change
  • Weight management and healthy body image
  • Achieving self-esteem
  • Management of potential
  • Challenges of the teenage years

In working with children, Liezel presents the therapeutic process as positive and enjoyable. Common children’s issues addressed include:

  • Anxiety, fears and OCD
  • Emotional difficulties
  • Behavioural difficulties
  • Childhood depression
  • Coping with family change, divorce and grief
  • Achieving self-esteem
  • Improving social skills
  • ADHD and ASD

Liezel is a registered clinical psychologist with extensive experience in dealing with adults, teenagers and children. Much of her experience has been gained within private practice and educational settings.

Making use of evidence-based treatment strategies, Liezel regards it as a privilege to accompany people on their journey of improved personal functioning.


  • Masters degree in Counselling Psychology
  • Higher Education Diploma


  • Australian Psychological Society College of Clinical Psychologists (member)
  • Australian Psychological Society (member)
  • International Positive Psychology Association (associate)