Sarah McMurtrie


Sarah is a registered psychologist, with a Master of Counselling Psychology, and is an associate member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). Sarah is passionate   about approaching mental health from a holistic perspective. She has experience working with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families in community, school, corporate EAP, and private practice settings.

She works with clients using a variety of evidence-based interventions including Emotion-Focused, Interpersonal, and Psychodynamic therapies, while also drawing on cognitive approaches such as CBT and ACT. She places emphasis on the importance of the therapeutic relationship, built on safety and respect.

Sarah believes that therapy provides an opportunity for profound positive change through understanding ourselves and examining our experiences more deeply. She has a special interest in recovery from trauma and specialises in treatment with adolescents and adults.

  • Areas of expertise:




– Trauma-related stress

– Self-esteem/confidence

– Grief and bereavement

– Stress management

– Improving relationships

– Parenting skills

– Adjustment to change

– Existential issues

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