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Bethany Gleeson, Psychologist, Mullum Road Clinic

BPsych Sci (Hons), Mpsych (Educational/Developmental), MAPS

A Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS), Learning Difficulties Australia, Spina Bifida Foundation of Victoria.  Registered with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and a provider of  Psychological services with Medicare.

Bethany Gleeson has completed a Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) and Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental) at the Australian Catholic University (ACU).

Bethany is a psychologist with experience in working with young children, adolescents and young adults. She has a keen interest in helping children with learning difficulties, developmental disabilities and behavioural disorders.

Prior Workplaces and Experiences

Alongside private practice Bethany works at Monash Health in an eating disorders day program with adolescents and young adults. She has significant experience working in adolescent psychiatric wards managing acute and chronic mental illnesses, assessing risk including suicidal ideation and working with disengaged youth and their families. She also has experience working with primary schools delivering early intervention models of care into the classroom and educating teachers in understanding how trauma impacts learning in children.

Assessments

Cognitive and academic assessments, educational assessments, school readiness, early intervention assessments, learning difficulties e.g. dyslexia.

Client Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Young Adults (up to 25 years)
Therapy Specialties

Evidence based practices are used, inclusive of:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Enhanced Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT-E) for eating disorders
  • Dialectal Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Play Therapy
Service Specialties
  • Learning difficulties
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Autism Assessments
  • Eating Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Generalised Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Stress Management