Our Clinicians

United Consulting Rooms ensures all our clinicians are bound by strict codes of conduct and embody our philosophy of care. We provide a network of carefully selected clinicians, ensuring they are of the highest calibre in the industry, enabling you to have access to a vast range of expertise.

Our clinicians pose a wealth of knowledge and experience, derived from years of work in both the public and private mental health systems, forensic hospitals, government agencies, corporate sector and private practice. United Consulting Rooms provide an emotionally safe therapeutic environment, empowering people to make life changing choices.


Grant Spence

Grant Spencer

BA (Psych) PGDIP (Psych)

“I am a psychologist who uses scientifically proven methods, but presents them in a way that is meaningful for my client: ”Compassionate Solutions, Practical Change”.


Phil Botha

Registered Psychologist (Qld), Bachelor of Humanities, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Psychology, Master of Counselling

Phil is an experienced psychologist with more than 25 years’ experience in a variety of therapeutic contexts.


Karen Martin

Psychologist Bed (Primary), BPyhsc (Hons), MPsych (Counselling), MAPS, APS College of Clinical Psychologists

Karen is warm, professional, empathic, and committed to empowering her clients to achieve healthy and balanced lives.


Georgina Whelan

Georgina Whelan

Master’s degree in Sexual Health

Georgina is a psychologist who specialises in all things sexual. She welcomes people of all sex, gender identifications and sexual interests.  Georgina likes to work collaboratively with the client to solve individual or relationship problems or together with the client’s partner(s) to improve their relationship.


Elaine Lopis

BA (Hons), Dip Clinical Hynosis, Post Grad Cert (Psych Prac), Post Grad Cert Applied Sci (Coaching Psych) Adv Dip (Bus) MAPS

Elaine has been in private practice for the last 10 years providing clinical, coaching and hypnotherapy services.


Dr Ester Senderey-German

BA (Psych Hon) Ph D (Psych), DipClinHypnosis, MAPS

Esther brings a wealth of knowledge with over 20 years of clinical experience.


Beth Stone

Clinical Relationship Thrp. AAMFT, Imaginal Processes, AGI, Grad Dip

Beth has been in practice for over 30 years in both Australia and the USA, specialising in non-verbal / arts therapy.


Beverley Aronstan

Beverley Aronstan

B.SocSc(Hons),Psychology, Post Grad Cert (Psych Prac) Grad.Dip.Systemic Therapy (couples), Higher Diploma Education. Assoc MAPS.

Beverley is a registered psychologist with post graduate qualifications in psychology, counselling, secondary school teaching, couples and family counselling.

Nikola Westwell

        Dr Nikola Westwell

MAPS, Clinical Psychologist, BSc (hons) Psychology, MSc in Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.

Nikki is an empathic and insightful clinical psychologist with over 14 years experience working with children, adolescents and adults. Her clinical work focuses on clients presenting with a wide variety of issues including mood and anxiety disorders, sleep disturbance, low self esteem, behavioural and emotional problems in children, trauma/abuse, relationship and adjustment difficulties.




Feleena Emerton

BApp Sc OT, Member AAOT

Feleena is an Occupational Therapist and mental health counsellor with over 26 years working in public and private practice.

Feleena works with individuals who experience psychological or emotional difficulties to improve their functional capacity, wellbeing, quality of life and engagement in the areas of home, personal care, relationships, employment, education and community living.



Annette Low

BNut&Diet (Hons), APD, AN

Annette provides nutritional education and counselling for patients and their families/carers, and is an accredited practising dietitian and accredited nutritionist.


United Consulting Rooms has a team of psychiatrists with a wide range of expertise in following areas:

Mood disorders, Anxiety disorders, Personality disorders, Psychotic disorders, Eating disorders and Forensic & Medico-legal.