Over 35 years of medical care

Psychology Services

Mariana Macphail Clinical Psychologist

Dr Mariana Macphail is a clinical psychologist working in private practice at the Glebe Family Medical Practice and in the Northside Clinic.

She works closely with our team of Glebe doctors and provides assessment and treatment for mood disorders, anxiety, substance use, stress, eating disorders, relationship issues and loss to individuals, couples, families, older adults, adults, adolescents and children.

Mariana trained at the University of Sydney and at the University of Newcastle qualifying as a clinical psychologist in 2010. Her previous career was in finance and management; she changed direction in order to focus on helping help people improve their emotional satisfaction with life.

She finds it very rewarding to work with people who find themselves struggling and she feels it is a privilege to be part of the process of people working towards living fuller and more meaningful lives.

Mariana has been working here at Glebe Family Medical Practice since 2008. ‘The Glebe Family Medical Practice is a place where people can feel cared for and supported by the team of health practitioners and staff’.

Her practice is based on cognitive behaviour therapy and mindfulness. Psychological treatment includes psycho-education, cognitive restructuring, relaxation strategies and skills training in problem solving, anger management, communication, parenting, stress management and mindfulness.

She works under the Better Access to Mental Health Initiative and Workers Compensation scheme. Bulk billing and home visits may be arranged. Psychological services can be provided in Spanish.

To make an appointment please call 0402 551 188.

Nicole Clement Clinical Psychologist

Nicole Clement has a Phd in Clinical Psychology from the Australian National University and is working in Private Practice at the Glebe Family Medical Practice. Nicole is also currently a Lecturer at the University of NSW National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre.

Nicole has over 10 years of counselling experience, having worked in Private Practice and for other organisations including Vietnam Veterans Counselling Service, St Vincent’s Hospital Drug and Alcohol Service and the Sydney Private Clinic.

She is registered with AHPRA and is a full member for the Australian Psychological Society.

Nicole is experienced in the assessment and treatment of a range of issues in both adults and children including depression, anxiety, stress, grief and loss, substance use and abuse and adjustment disorders.

Nicole uses Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy and other treatment approaches. Treatment sessions can be partly reimbursed by Medicare (under BOMHI) or through private health care cover.

To make an appointment please call 0417 651 223.