Bachelor of Arts
Post Graduate Diploma in Psychology (With Distinction)
Master of Clinical Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD-In the Field of Clinical Psychology)
Member – Australian Psychological Society (APS)
Member – APS College of Clinical Psychologists
Member- Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT)
Director of Psychology Consultants Pty Ltd, Stan has been a registered psychologist and practicing clinical psychologist since 1993, and works full-time in private practice. He has completed a PhD examining the relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and alcohol dependence among people suffering from combat-related trauma.
Stan has broad private practice experience working with men, women, adolescents, couples and families. He has also worked extensively with war veterans and other sufferers of stress and trauma, such as motor vehicle accident victims and victims of crime. His areas of interest include the treatment of anxiety, depression, stress and trauma, alcohol, drug, and smoking addictions, work-related stress and adjustment difficulties, grief and loss, and anger management problems.
In 2007, Stan travelled to the United States several times to develop his skills as a trainer in Motivational Interviewing, becoming a member of MINT. He is currently rolling out a national training program through the National Heart Foundation on the topic of Motivational Interviewing, as well as providing training for a range of other organisations and public workshops. He is an experienced trainer for corporate and government organisations in a number of specialist clinical psychology and counseling topics. For more information about Motivational Interviewing and training opportunities click here .
A Clinical Consultant and Adjunct Senior Lecturer at The School Of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Stan provides supervision for post-graduate students carrying out internal clinical placement within the university clinics and teaching into the postgraduate clinical psychology program. He also provides private supervision of psychologists, social workers and others in the counseling and allied health fields.
Stan works at both Morningside and Newmarket practices.