Steve currently works for the Master of Clinical Psychology course at CQUni Rockhampton where he supervises and teaches students and coordinates student placements. Steve also works as a Clinical Psychologist in private practice where he provides private diagnostic evaluations, clinical supervision, training and therapy services.
Steve has a special interest in training and supervising clinicians in best practice psychological assessment that identifies a person's strengths as well as their limitations, supports a person's needs in the context of their social environment and is informed by the neurodiversity paradigm. Steve has a particular interest in improving clinical training in assessing autism and ADHD in females and first diagnosis of autism and ADHD in adolescence and adulthood. Steve has a passion for clinical training on autism that is informed by the best available research, respectful clinical practice and the lived experiences of the autistic community.
Steve is a clinical psychologist with over 20 years clinical experience working in the private sector, NGO's, schools, private practice and postgraduate clinical training.
Steve has a Bachelor of Science from Sydney University, a Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) from Macquarie University and a Master of Clinical Psychology from Central Queensland University.
Central Queensland University.
Steve has 23 years experience as a psychologist providing a broad range of clinical services to clients across the life span.
Steve holds a Practice Endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). He is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), the APS Child, Adolescent and Family Psychology Interest Group, the APS Intellectual Disability & Autism Interest Group and the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.
Steve is an approved supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia as well as an approved Principal Supervisor under the Psychology Board's Clinical Psychology Registrar program.