Deep Blue Psychological Services

+61 418 872 283

A comprehensive psychological service for children, teens and adults.

 

Business Profile

After working as a Psychologist for 10 years within the government and not-for-profit sectors, Judy Marty established Deep Blue Psychological Services in May 2007.  

There are a number of different approaches to counseling and therapy, and the approaches used at Deep Blue Psychology are tailored to meet the needs of each individual. Techniques and strategies used have been shown to be effective in facilitating change and positive outcomes, including CBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Solution Focused Therapy.

 

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About Judy Marty

Judy was born in a rural North Queensland community. She studied in Queensland and was awarded a Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Psychology, with honours in 1996 and 1997 respectively. Prior to completing her Psychology honours degree, Judy gained experience working with young children where her work focused on child development.

Judy moved to Western Australia as a Registered Psychologist in 1999. She worked for 13 years in rural and remote WA, and has resided and practiced in Perth for the last 7 years. She continues her work with adults, children, and families; A position that she feels privileged to hold. Judy received a Significant Contribution Award (see here) in 2017 from the APS Division of General Psychological Practice.

Judy has a range of therapeutic techniqes that she can draw upon, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Trauma-Focused CBT (TF-CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT), and clinical hypnotherapy.

Judy is experienced working with a range of presenting issues including;

  • Adolescent Behaviour

  • Anger Management

  • Anxiety

  • Attachment

  • Communication Skills

  • Depression, including Post Natal Depression

  • Loss and Grief

  • Panic

  • Parenting

  • Personal Growth

  • Phobias

  • PTSD and other Trauma

  • Self Esteem and Confidence,

  • Work-Related Stress and Career Stress

With over 20 years experience working with people from varying ages and cultural connections, Judy’s therapeutic work is well grounded and regarded.

Judy has limited capacity to take on new clients.


About Bethany Price

Following the completion of her Bachelor of Arts (Psychology, Criminology, and Justice), Bethany pursued her post-graduate studies and was awarded a Graduate Diploma in Psychology and ultimately, a Masters in Psychology (Professional).

Bethanys initial professional experience and counselling was focussed in the area of domestic violence. Her work has since expanded and her expertise now covers a broad spectrum of psychological issues impacting children, adolescents, and adults.

Bethany works across a range of different evidence-based approaches, including: CBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Solution Focused Therapy.  

Bethany is experienced working with a range of presenting issues including;

  • Anxiety

  • Adjustment to life changes

  • Attachment concerns

  • Depression

  • Family and Domestic Violence

  • Personal Growth

  • Relationship Issues

  • School Issues

  • Self-Esteem and Confidence

  • Work-Related Stress and Career Stress

Bethany is passionate about her clients and holds high standards of professional ethics and client confidentiality. A calm and personable practitioner, Bethany is someone with whom clients feel a sense of genuine support and care.

Bethany has availability to take on new clients.

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About Victoria McGowan

Victoria was born in Perth, Western Australia. Motivated by a keen interest to understand human behaviour and well being, Victoria completed two degrees at the University of Western Australia - a Bachelor of Health Science (majoring in Psychology) and a Bachelor of Psychology. Victoria then went on to complete a Diploma in School Psychology. In the 10 years since University, Victoria has worked in the mental health sector as a research assistant, program coordinator, mental health manager and Psychologist. Recently, Victoria completed her 4+2 Psychology Internship and is now practicing as a General Psychologist. Victoria has over three years experience working with adolescents and adults from all walks of life.  

Victoria strongly believes in working in partnership with a client to achieve their goals; focusing on the cause of a clients mental health issues rather than just treating the symptoms. Victoria believes this helps to prevent further mental health issues and results in long term mental health improvements.

Victoria has an open mind when it comes to her clients, understanding that everyone is different and requires a unique approach. Victoria has a strong appetite for implementing evidence-based techniques such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy and Acceptance Commitment Therapy.

Victoria has experience working with a range of presenting issues including:

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Panic

  • Anger Management

  • Grief and Loss

  • Interpersonal Issues

  • Communication Skills

  • Parenting (Victoria is a trained Positive Parenting Program trainer)

  • Stress

  • Self-Esteem and Confidence Issues

Victoria is an experienced therapist who is able to help with a wide range of presenting issues.

Victoria is currently on maternity leave.


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About Anna Hassan

Anna is a Counsellor with experience working with a range of clients, including clients with autism and other disabilities. Anna is particularly experienced working with children and adolescents, and also often works with parents or the family unit as with family therapy. She also works with adults individually and for couples therapy.

Anna’s particular professional interest areas are autism, disability, and trauma. She frequently works with a range of presenting issues however, and values building a strong therapeutic alliance with her clients. She is experienced in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Family Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.

Anna has experience working with a range of presenting issues including:

  • Autism Challenges

  • Disability Challenges

  • Emotional Dysregulation

  • Behavioural Issues

  • Family Dysfunction

  • Communication Skills

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Stress

  • Self-Esteem and Confidence Issues

Anna is an approachable therapist who is able to help with a wide range of presenting issues.

Anna is currently able to accept new clients.


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About Mark Bivens

Mark is a registered psychologist with qualifications in Psychology and Education.

His Ph.D. was in the field of A-D/HD management and he has worked as a school psychologist in WA since 1989.

He has also taught at UWA and Curtin University.

Mark has worked with adults, children and adolescents, particularly those with special needs, and is proficient in cognitive and psychoeducational assessments.

Mark has capacity to take on new assessment referrals.