Barristers and their families seeking assistance can directly contact one of the panel specialists to make an appointment for a consultation.

Members in rural and regional areas of New South Wales can contact Barcare for assistance in locating an appropriate specialist closer to home.

Psychologists & social workers

Mary Arlington-Watt – Clinical Psychologist

Mary has practised as a psychologist in Sydney, Hong Kong and Singapore over the last seventeen years, working both in private practice and within the Corporate environment. She has professional training in a range of therapeutic approaches and has extensive experience in the treatment of stress, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, couple/ relationship issues and parenting. Her approach is client centred and solution focused.

Address

Sydney CBD

Suite 704 – Level 7, BMA House

135 Macquarie Street

Sydney, NSW, 2000

Double Bay

Suite 2 – Level 1

6 Cross Street

Double Bay, NSW, 2028

Phone

0403 065 545

Louise Morrow

Louise Morrow is a Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years clinical experience. Prior to starting her private practice ten years ago Louise was the trauma and critical incident program manager for one of Australia’s largest corporate psychology service providers. Louise’s special interests include anxiety and mood disorders, adjustment to separation/divorce as well as workplace stress, particularly associated with bullying and harassment. She is experienced in conducting psychological assessments and in preparing medico-legal reports.

Address

Suite 5, Level 10

187 Macquarie Street

Sydney, NSW, 2000

Phone

0408 448 326

Susan Hamilton

Susan offers an intelligent, collaborative process for fresh perspectives on professional and personal functioning, emotional intelligence, addictions, eating disorders and other harmful coping mechanisms. She is an experienced family and couples therapist. Research confirms that the warmth and strength of the client/therapist continues to be the major factor (40%) in successful therapeutic outcomes. Forming such relationships is Susan’s special strength.

Address

147 King Street

Sydney, NSW, 2000

5th Floor, Edgecliff Centre

203-233 New South Head Road

Edgecliff, NSW, 2027

Mob: 0424 426 110

Phone

02 9328 1349

Susie Danos

Susie is a psychologist with specialised training and experience in loss and grief, depression, anxiety, panic disorder, drug, alcohol and gambling addiction, parenting/blended families, separation/divorce, and sex therapy. Over many years, her work with the Family Court of Australia has brought her into frequent contact with members of the legal profession.

Address

Susie Danos

3/8 Bellevue Road

Bellvue Hill, NSW, 2023

Mob: 0424 745 004

Phone

02 9389 5662

David Goldman

David is a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist and Psychotherapist. He has over 30 years’ experience in many areas including trauma and bereavement counselling, critical incident stress, corporate psychology, preventative education, treatment for high risk individuals, anxiety, depression, stress and addiction management.

In the year 2001 he became a founding member of BarCare and sits on the Specialist panel of the NSW Law Society. He is also on the panel of approved psychologists and psychiatrists for the DPP and is a member of both Clinical and Forensic Colleges of the Australian Psychological Society. He has extensive knowledge as to the pressures experienced by members of the legal profession and those who work in corporate environments.

Address

Suite 17, Edgecliff Mews

201 New South Head Road

Edgecliff, NSW, 2027

Phone

02 9328 1352

Dr. Nicholas Marlowe, Ph.D

Dr. Nicholas Marlowe, Ph.D. is a member of the Clinical College of the Australian Psychological Society and a credentialed consultant to The Northside Clinic.

He has been in professional practice for more than 30 years. He sees people with a range of difficulties including depression and bipolar disorder, anxiety, drug and alcohol problems as well as relationship difficulties.

He draws upon short term approaches such as mindfulness, cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) and interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), as well as upon longer term therapies where appropriate.

Dr. Marlowe continues an active research program, publishing in scientific journals and speaking at international conferences.

Address

Suite 803, Level 8

BMA House

135 Macquarie Street

Sydney, NSW, 2000

Phone

02 9252 7220

Patricia Durning

Patricia Durning is a Clinical Psychologist, specialising in depression, anxiety, stress and family/relationship issues. Her primary area of interest is in those with complex backgrounds and complex presentations. She works mainly with clients who work at an executive level such as those in the finance and law sectors and has run a practice in the city for over 10 years. Patricia sees clients on both a short and long term basis.

She is a member of The Clinical College of the APS and is on the executive committee of the Australian Association of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and has a Masters Degree in Organisational Psychology and has good understanding of both the private and corporate sectors.

Address

Patricia Durning

Suite 704, Level 7

135 Macquarie St

Sydney, NSW, 2000

Phone

02 9252 1000

Jeannene Chapman

Jeannene has been a Psychologist in CBD private practice for more than

17 years. With an early career in criminology, she has a first-hand
understanding of the pressures of practising at the Bar. Jeannene’s
focus is on assisting clients maintain good health and wellbeing. She
studies the neuroscience of human behaviours and provides
neuropsychotherapy and cognitive behavioural therapies for anxiety,
depression, workplace stress, grief, trauma, mental health disorders and
general life issues. She also has specialised training in Critical
Incident counselling & management and provides psychological assessments
and reports.

Address

Jeannene Chapman

Suite 1/ Level 3

Bvlgari Building

64 Castlereagh St

Sydney, NSW, 2000

Phone

02 8018 6650

Gillian Marcoolyn

Gillian Marcoolyn has worked as a clinical psychologist for over twenty years. She is a member of the Clinical College of the Australian Psychological Society. She has been in private practice both in Hong Kong and Sydney for a total of fifteen years. Her special interests are in relationships, sexual therapy and anxiety disorders but she treats a wide variety of problems in her practice. She has become increasingly involved in executive coaching and mediation work more recently

Address

Suite 5, Level 10

Park House, 187 Macquarie Street

Sydney, NSW, 2000

Phone

02 9231 4180