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Janine McEvoy

Senior Psychologist & Director

Bachelor of Science (Psychology) 

Bachelor Social Science (Honours)

Janine McEvoy is the Founder and senior psychologist at Positive Outcomes Psychology. The practice first opened in Mermaid Beach and is now located in Clear Island Waters on the Gold Coast in Queensland.

 

Janine completed her studies in psychology at both University of Southern Queensland and Bond University followed by years of clinical supervision and professional development.

Janine has been a registered practicing psychologist for 17 years, and could see a need in the community for a proactive approach towards mental health, and so Positive Outcomes Psychology began in 2007.

 

She is a registered Medicare and Workcover Provider both in Qld and NSW.

 

Janine is trained in Schema Therapy, CBT, REBT and has reached advanced level of training in EMDR with over 10 years of clinical experience in EMDR application.

 

Janine's approach is authentic, collaborative and analytical, using a problem solving approach to get to the core of her clients psychological issues. Apart from her passion for EMDR, she has an active interest in ADHD both working with parents and children to reach an understanding of the disorder from a person centered perspective. She can assist you in many areas including but not limited to:

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Panic Attacks

  • Personality Disorders

  • PTSD

  • Trauma, Developmental Trauma & Abuse

  • Chronic Pain

  • Chronic Disease

  • Addictions

  • Eating Disorders

  • Mental Health Issues

  • Grief and Bereavement

  • Couples Counselling

  • Life Coaching

  • Sport Psychology

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Brittany McEvoy

Provisional Psychologist

Bachelor of Science (Psychology) 

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

Brittany currently works with clients as young as 6 years old to young adults who struggle with general aspects of mental health including anxiety and depression. She has extensive experience in working with children, teenagers and young adults who are autistic, intellectually disable and/or living with ADHD. Working with children, teenagers and young adults is a true passion of Brittany’s and she brings the skills and technical knowledge of treatment to her practice.

Her work as a therapy assistant during her university studies has allowed a smooth transition into psychology to take treatment and therapy to a new level with her clients. She currently operates Imaginable Therapy Assistants by managing university students who work as Therapy Assistants out in the community.

Brittany has a Bachelor of Science from University of Southern Queensland and a Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) completed at Bond University. She is also trained in EMDR therapy. She has worked as a Provisional Psychologist since June 2020.

 

Brittany also has a keen interest in working with clients suffering with chronic illnesses, primarily Type 1 Diabetes. The connection with the illness and mental health is at the forefront of Brittany’s research efforts and she looks forward to working with clients that are experiencing mental health struggles due to their diagnoses.

Brittany uses a biopsychosocial approach to her practice with main focus on the nervous system (biological), cognitive elements (EMDR) and behaviours (social).

To book with Brittany, please contact us at positiveoutcomes@hotmail.com or call/text at 0408455449