Meet The Core Psychology Team

Our Psychologists are fully registered with the Psychology Board of Australia and with Medicare as providers of Psychological Services. Our Clinical Psychologists are also members of the Australian Psychological Society’s College of Clinical Psychologists.

Tracey Feltham

BA (Psychology), MA (Psychology), MPsy (ClinPsy)

 

Tracey is the owner and principal Clinical Psychologist. She has provided counseling and support to adolescents and adults for over 20 years in the public sector and in private practice.

 

As an accredited supervisor with the NSW Psychologists Registration Board Tracey provides clinical training to Psychologists in training or completing their specialist postgraduate training.

 

Tracey is not currently taking on new clients as she is focussing on developing an exciting range of programs for Core Psychology. These programs will be offered to all our clients in 2018.

Natasha Sindicich

BPsych, DipPsy(Forensic), MPsy(ForPsy)

 

Natasha has a varied background in both clinical and research settings. She has worked with children, families and adults around multiple issues including anxiety, depression and other mood disorders.

 

Natasha is a published researcher and experienced conference presenter and has most recently completed further training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

Courtney Smith

M.Psy (Clin Psy), B. Sc. Honours (Psy)

 

Courtney is an experienced psychologist who has broad experience working with children, adolescents and adults in inpatient hospital and community settings, as well as within the secondary education system.

 

Courtney is passionate about helping people improve their wellbeing and psychological health and to do this she draws on her training in a variety of therapeutic models including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment therapy (ACT) and Dialectical Behaviour therapy (DBT).

Ashling Isik

M.ClinPsych, B.Psych (Honours)

 

Ashling has experience in the assessment and treatment of adults, adolescents and families. She has worked with a range of presentations including anxiety, depression, disordered eating and post traumatic stress disorder.

She has worked in non-government agencies and university and community settings.

Ashling has a particular interest in the treatment of trauma and utilises various treatment modalities including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).

Dr Jessica Moore

BPsych (Hons), MPsych (Clinical), PhD

 

Since 2009 Jessica has developed her clinical and research experience in Schools, University Clinics, Hospitals and Not-For-Profit organisations. Jessica has a particular interest in working with children, adolescents and families. She has extensive experience with assisting parents and children with behavioural disorders, anxiety, depression and other mood disorders.

 

Jessica is a published researcher and experienced conference presenter, having received an Australian Post Graduate Award and Early Submission Award for her PhD, and the Macquarie University Academic Excellence Award.

Elena Cooper

BPsych (Hons), MPsych (Clinical)

 

Elena has experience assessing and treating adults, children and families in University and Community settings. Elena has worked with a range of presentations including anxiety, depression and other mood disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder.

 

Elena is passionate about providing warm and empathic support to clients using a variety of evidence based approaches, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). Elena has a particular interest in working with young adults as they manage the transition into adulthood. In addition to working in private practice Elena is completing a PhD investigating intergenerational trauma and the relationship between parent and child mental health.

Fatima Omar

BA Honours (Psyc) (Cum Laude), MA (Clinical Psychology) South Africa

 

Fatima completed her training in psychology in South Africa where she is registered as a clinical psychologist, and is registered in Australia as a general psychologist. She is a member of the Golden Key International Society (a society honouring academic excellence).

 

Fatima has experience working in psychiatric public and private settings and has extensive experience working with a wide range of mental health disorders including acute presentations. Fatima has a particular interest in working with developmental and complex trauma, attachment difficulties and couples counselling. Fatima is trained in a variety of therapeutic modalities including Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Psychodynamic Therapy.

Emma Champion

BA (Psych) LLB

 

Emma has worked in management positions in the mental health sector for over six years and joined Core Psychology in 2014. Emma is responsible for the general management of the practice and is dedicated to implementing processes that will improve the care and experiences of our patients.

Mariam Younan

 

Sophie Hannaford - Maternity Leave

B.A. Honours, M.Psy (Clin Psy)

 

Sophie has several years of experience in Hospital, Community and Private Practice settings. Sophie has particular experience working with older people including in a Specialist Mental Health Team for Older People, and as a Program Coordinator for a Seniors Day Program.

 

Sophie also enjoys working with Adolescents, having gained experience in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Teams.
Sophie has also received the Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence from Charles Sturt University.

Sophie is currently on maternity leave