About Us
Perinatal, Child and Family Hub

Carla Anderson Clinical Psychologist warmly invites you to the Perinatal, Child & Family Hub.

Our team has a range of allied health professionals including psychologists, psychiatrist counsellor, lactation consultant, speech pathologist and midwives.

We provide safe, non-judgemental and confidential psychological counselling, assessment and support services. Our clinicians use evidence-based psychotherapy methods to enhance self-understanding among clients and provide a professional and caring space to process whatever difficulty they are experiencing at the time. Whilst personalizing sessions to suit the individual’s needs for a range of areas listed below.

Our team is experienced and dedicated to learning in the perinatal field. In addition to the  training and qualifications of all of our team members, our psychologists have also completed either one or both of the Centre for Perinatal Psychology's training including:

1. Perinatal & Infant Mental Health Intensive

2. Bearing the Unbearable: Perinatal Loss & Grief (Carla was a co-creator).

Look out for the following Centre for Perinatal Psychology images on clinician's profiles.

Conveniently located in Buderim on the Sunshine Coast, QLD off Stringybark Rd. (Towards Sippy Downs near the uni)

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OUR VISION

To Nurture, Support and Connect with our clients.

Together, our vision is to offer a warm and friendly space that caters to individuals and families  along the range of development and life stages from Perinatal (preconception, pregnancy, birth and postnatal), through to Children & Youth, as well as a focus on supports for the many challenges faced by Families.

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Our Team

Carla Anderson - Clinical Pychologist

Carla Anderson

Clinical Psychologist

Carla is the director of the PCF Hub and an endorsed Clinical Psychologist, with 20 years of experience providing psychological and counselling services, setting up her first private practice in 2005, providing psychological support for individuals and families during the Perinatal period and Children and Youth.

* If perinatal loss support is required please check with reception for bookings with Carla. Unfortunately for all other new referrals Carla is currently at capacity but has an amazing team of clinicians able to see new referrals (See below).

Areas of Interest:

  • Perinatal

  • Transitions to Parenthood

  • Child & Youth Psychology

  • Trauma ...

Cassie Osborne - Clinical Psychologist

Cassie Osborne

Clinical Psychologist

Cassie is an endorsed Clinical Psychologist who has over a decade of experience working with adults, children, adolescents and families.

 

Cassie is passionate about supporting families throughout all stages and changes within the

perinatal period

Erin Henry - Psychologist

Erin Henry

Psychologist

Erin is a Psychologist with several years experience working with adults, children, adolescents and families.

Erin is passionate about supporting families throughout all stages and changes within the perinatal period

Emilie Bull - Psychologist & Clinical Psychology Registrar

Emilie Bull

Psychologist & Clinical Psychology Registrar

Emilie has experience working with individuals, group interventions, and behaviour assessment and therapy for adults, children, and their families.

Emilie is passionate about working with children and youth, and supporting adults and families throughout all stages and changes within the perinatal period 

Dr Sarah Woodgate - Perinatal, Infant, Child and Family Psychiatrist

Dr Sarah Woodgate

Perinatal, Infant, Child and Family Psychiatrist

Dr Sarah Woodgate completed her undergraduate medical training at the University of New South Wales in 2002 and has worked in mental health in Australia and the United Kingdom for the past 15 years.  She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, and completed further Advanced Training in Child, Adolescent and Family Psychiatry. 

Dr Woodgate has a special interest in Infant Mental Health and sees families during pre-conception, throughout pregnancy and in the early years of a child’s life.

Fiona Stark - Counsellor

Fiona Stark

Counsellor

Fiona brings with her a variety of therapeutic approaches working with adults in the Perinatal period

Sarah Elphick - Lactation Consultant | Midwife | Educator

Sarah Elphick 

Lactation Consultant ~ Midwife ~ Educator

Sarah is the founder of The Milky Days. She is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Midwife and Educator located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.

Brittni Wessling - Speech Pathologist

Brittni Wessling

Speech Pathologist

Brittni is a Speech Pathologist, committed to supporting families on their speech pathology journey and providing high quality, evidence-based therapy to help children reach their potential.

Elisha - Practice Manager & Recepetion

Elisha

Practice Manager & Reception

Call our friendly practice manager Elisha on 0449113511 for appointment bookings and rescheduling.

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Julianne

 Reception

Call our friendly receptionist Julianne on 0449113511 for appointment bookings and rescheduling.

Kerrie Malone - Psychologist

Kerrie Malone

Psychologist

Kerrie has over two decades experience working supporting women, children and families. Kerrie is both a Registered Psychologist  and a Registered Nurse/Midwife.

Kerrie is passionate about supporting families throughout all stages and changes within the perinatal & parenthood period 

Ange Bankier - Clinical Psychologist

Ange Bankier

Clinical Psychologist

Ange is an experienced endorsed Clinical Psychologist and following a background working as a psychologist in a hospital setting she first established her private practice in 2008. Ange is also a Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula

Ange is passionate about supporting families throughout all stages and changes within the perinatal period.

Emma Hutchins - Psychologist

Emma Hutchins

Psychologist

Emma is a psychologist with over a decade of experience working with children, adolescents and their families, as well as adults. 

 

Emma's area of interest is working with adolescent females, young adult females, as well as women in the perinatal period.