Lyn is currently Executive Director, Family and Community, MercyCare, a large WA not for profit organisaiton. She is an AHPRA endorsed Clinical Psychologist and also holds post graduate qualifications in Forensic Behavioural Sciences and Education. She has held executive management positions in the not for profit sector, including 2 ½ years as State Manager WA and SA for headspace, the National Youth Mental Health Foundation and 5 years as Executive Manager Community and Family Services at UnitingCare West. She has worked as a senior consultant and in management positions in government including Department for Child Protection and Family Services. She is also currently working with a national not for profit organisation to research and pilot an equine animal assisted therapeutic intervention for children. She has worked in correctional environments in WA, New Zealand and the United States.
Lyn is a Senior Clinical Psychologist on our team and part of the Cygnet Leadership Group.
Executive Director, Family and Community Services, MercyCare March 2015 until current
State Manager WA/ SA, headspace National Youth Mental Health Foundation January 2013 until March 2015
Senior Consultant Clinical Psychologist , Department for Child Protection, Secure Care Centre, 2011- 2012
Executive Manager, Community and Family Services, Uniting Care West, 2006 - 2011
Clinical Psychologist in private practice, The Psych Centre, 2010 - 2014
BPsych, MPsych, GradCertForescSci, GradDipEd
Anxiety, Depression & Stress
Trauma & Abuse (PTSD)
Youth Mental Health
Drug & Alcohol Issues
Forensic/Offending Behavioural Issues
Defence Force/DVA Referrals & Their Families
Fees for clinical consultations can be found on www.cygnetclinic.com.au/fees
Accepting referrals for children aged 10 years and over, adolescents and adults.
Self referrals, VVFCS, MVA insurance, workers compensation, Medicare referrals, court reports, assessments