Psychology Services for Adults

Dr Sarah Lineham has extensive experience working with males and females aged 18 to 95 years from a wide variety of backgrounds and with a diverse range of needs. Sarah works collaboratively with adults to help them understand and better manage their problems. Sarah respects clients’ own goals for counselling, whilst providing professional knowledge and experience to help the client make the changes they need to.

Sarah is also experienced in providing psychological services to members of Victoria Police, Ambulance Victoria and the military. Sarah has an in-depth understanding of the unique demands of these roles, the characteristics of these organisations and the way that these members approach counselling.

Sarah works with adults with the following problems:

  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Sexual assault
  • Childhood history of sexual, physical, emotional or verbal abuse or family violence
  • Personality disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Depression
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Stress
  • Adjustment
  • Grief and loss
  • Self-harm and suicidal behaviour
  • Workplace bullying and stress

Sarah is registered as a service provider with the following schemes/organisations:

  • WorkCover
  • Victims of Crime (VOCAT)
  • TAC
  • Vietnam Veterans Counselling Service (VVCS)
  • DVA
  • Ambulance Victoria
  • Garrison Health

"The curious paradox is that when I can accept myself just as I am, then I can change".

(Carl Rogers, Psychologist, 1902-1987)

"We think we listen, but very rarely do we listen with real understanding, true empathy. Yet listening, of this very special kind, is one of the most potent forces for change that I know "

(Carl Rogers, Psychologist, 1902-1987)

For further information or to make an appointment

please call 9783 7724 or email

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