Psychology 2017-07-21T11:27:46+00:00

Dr Jessica Lillis

Clinical Psychologist, DPsych (Health), BA (Psych) (Hons), MAPS

Jess is a clinical psychologist with over 10 years of experience working with toddlers, preschoolers and primary school aged children in a range of community-based settings. Jess has a particular interest in assisting children experiencing anxiety and worries, and in the assessment and treatment of children with autism spectrum disorders. Jess also has extensive experience working with children presenting with: emotion regulation difficulties; sleep difficulties; aggressive and oppositional behaviours; attention and concentration difficulties; school readiness; developmental delay; learning difficulties; bullying and interpersonal issues; and building confidence and self-esteem.

Jess is an accredited Medicare Provider (clinical psychology) and is also accredited with FaHCSIA to provide services for children diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder.



Evelyn Bugel

Psychologist and Counsellor for Carers BA, Grad Dip (Psychology) Post Grad Dip (Special Education) Adv Dip (Gestalt Therapy)

Evelyn Bugel is a Psychologist offering specialised counselling for family members of people with disabilities, mental illness or a chronic condition. Evelyn brings 25 years of community sector experience to her role. She has a special interest in helping families develop coping strategies and increase personal resources so they can better manage the unique parenting demands they face. Evelyn’s clients receive respectful, warm, intelligent counselling and benefit from her knowledge of interventions used in disability as well as her experience with depression, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss. A substantial rebate is available for Evelyn’s service through Medicare. Additionally, as an external provider with Carers Victoria, Evelyn offers free counselling to people referred through Carers Victoria. To find out more please visit



Call us on 03 9383 7733

We welcome calls from parents and carers referring their children. We are also happy to answer general questions from doctors, teachers, maternal health nurses and other professionals.