About

Alexandra Ferendinos – Clinic Director and Registered Psychologist

Welcome to the village! Clinic Director, Alexandra (Alex) Ferendinos, is a passionate psychologist with more than 16 years’ experience supporting children, adolescents and young adults with a range of mental health needs.

Alex began her career working in early intervention, developing and supervising intensive individualised programs for individuals with Autism and other additional needs, drawing on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis. She is especially passionate about supporting children, adolescents and young adults with additional needs in maximising their potential.

Alex also has extensive experience working with children and adolescents in overcoming other mental health concerns, and has special interests in generalised anxiety, phobias, and obsessive-compulsive behaviours.

Alex adopts an evidence-based, family-centred approach when delivering therapy to her young clients and believes that parents and carers are an integral part of a child’s therapeutic journey.

Alex’s work is conducted across clinic, home, school, community and online settings and she works closely with like-minded service providers to ensure that her clients are receiving the most comprehensive intervention possible.

Alex strongly believes that every child, no matter their needs, deserves access to quality intervention so that they can lead their most fulfilling lives.

 

Jamie Glanville – Clinical Counsellor (Provisional Registration)

Jamie is an enthusiastic Provisional Clinical Counsellor who holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Counselling and Psychotherapy. Jamie has over 7 years of experience supporting young people with a range of needs and their families. Jamie has completed training in the field of behaviour therapy and has previously worked as an in-home behaviour therapist, implementing individualised early intervention therapy programs, drawing on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis.  Jamie enjoys working with young people with a range of needs in home, school, community and online settings.

Jamie is passionate about helping young people reach their full potential. She has experience supporting young people with ADHD, Autism and other additional needs, and mental health concerns such as anxiety, mood dysregulation, and chronic stress. Jamie takes a neurodiversity-affirming and evidence-based approach with her clients and believes everyone has the ability to grow and create positive change in their lives.

 

Rosarin Gambhir – Registered Professional Counsellor

Rosarin (Rose) is a motivated and committed counsellor with a Bachelor’s of Social Sciences and a double Master’s degree; a Master’s of Counselling and a Master’s of Brain and Mind Sciences. Rose has experience working with youth and adolescents with various needs including social skill challenges, anxiety, depression, self-harm, bullying, low self-esteem, relationship issues, substance abuse, and challenging emotions. Rose has worked in school, clinical and telehealth settings to support young people, adolescents and their families.

Rose follows an integrated, evidence-based approach in her work, assimilating person-centered therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy and narrative therapy, tailored to her clients’ individual needs. Rose believes that every individual deserves support and a safe space to grow and is passionate about providing this.