Spencer Health

Psychology and Health Services for Children, Adolescents, Adults and Families.

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We Are Here To Support You

Individual Psychological Therapy

Providing treatment for a range of difficulties in children, young people and adults

Psychological Assessments

Assessment and identification of strengths and differences in development

Social Skills Groups - KidsLink

Providing social and emotional skills in a creative and supportive group environment

Training and Clinical Supervision

Services to assist training and experienced mental health clinicians

Paediatrician Consultations

Providing you with paediatrician services for general paediatrics, Autism and ADHD

Speech Pathology

Comprehensive assessment for all facets of speech and language

Employee Assistance Programs 

We are proud to offer comprehensive Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) designed to support the mental health and well-being of employees in the workplace.

Coaching for Autistic Adults and ADHDers

A practical approach to supporting neurodivergent individuals, through a collaborative process

Psychology and Health Services

Welcome to Spencer Health! We offer a range of therapies and evidence-based treatments for children, adolescents adults and families through our health brands Child Development Solutions Australia, Sydney Psychology Centre and KidsLink. We are proud to be a multi-disciplinary health provider and hope that we can provide you and your family the wrap around support needed in a caring and compassionate environment.

Our centres are located in NSW: Hornsby, Avalon Beach, Mosman and Gladesville and in Victoria: Albert Park

Among our many services, we provide assessments that assist children adolescents  and adults with cognitive challenges, learning difficulties and neurodevelopmental brain style related differences.  We have a special interest in providing ADHD and Autism assessment in both children and adults as well as clinicians who work specifically with neurodivergent girls and women. Our assessments can be delivered face to face or via a secure telehealth platform so that they are easily accessible to our clients.

Our Wonderful Team is Here to Support You

Mission

We aim to provide an uncompromising quality of service to children, adolescents, adults and families so that they may achieve their full capacity in life.

Vision

To create healthful, connected and emotionally resilient communities.

Values Statement

Hospitality - We act warmly and inclusively toward each other and our clients. At Spencer Health all are welcome and there is always “room at the table” for you.

Respect – Within our team we value our peers and colleagues, offering dignity and professionalism in every interaction. We offer high regard to all who walk through our doors and celebrate the differences within each other.

Empowerment – We acknowledge our colleague’s achievements and seek to support them in the betterment of their practice. We work collaboratively with our clients to achieve their health goals, ensuring they have a voice in and are championed towards these.

Compassion – Within our team and client communities we see the human-ness within each other, suspending judgement and seeking to provide care, support and soothing when needed.

Community – As a team we seek connection with each other and foster a sense of belonging, thriving in the knowledge that we are part of something greater than just ourselves .  We strive to connect with our local communities through various initiatives and modalities providing  education, support and a space where we can come together and make positive changes in their collective lives.

Group

​We pride ourselves on a team that not only embodies our values but are also the very best at what they do. Each team member brings a unique perspective and experience to the table ensuring the very best support for your family.

Latest Articles

Assessing Autism in Children and Adults: A Comprehensive Guide
By: Clinical Psychologist, Shannon Grassby Introduction Why Formally Assess? What are Co-occurring and Differential Diagnoses? The Assessment Process Assessment: What to Expect Assessment Tools and Methods Assessment Tools Assessment Criteria Gender Differences Ready to Take the Next Step? Introduction Autism is a neurodevelopmental difference or brain style. It is part of neurodiversity in how an ... Read more
Assessing ADHD in Children and Adults: A Comprehensive Guide
By: Clinical Psychologist, Shannon Grassby Introduction Why Get a Formal Assessment? What are Co-occurring and Differential Diagnoses? The Assessment Process Assessment: What to Expect Assessment Tools and Methods Assessment Tools Assessment Criteria Gender Differences Ready to Take the Next Step? Introduction Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, is a neurodevelopmental brain style characterised by differences in the ... Read more
A Brief Introduction to the Use of Medicinal Cannabis
By: Dr Clayton Spencer As we continue to seek effective treatments for mental health challenges, there’s a growing curiosity surrounding the role of medicinal cannabis and its role in alleviating symptoms. Current research supports the use of medicinal cannabis with a variety of mental health presentations including anxiety, trauma, pain and to aid with sleep disturbance. ... Read more
Don’t Let Unchecked Stress Slide into Anxiety or Depression
By: Clinical Psychologist, Emma Spencer FAPS It’s undeniable that we live in a fast-paced world where stress is a common experience for many people. It’s typical to experience some occasional stress in life. However, chronic and severe stress can lead to serious mental health issues like anxiety and depression. Understanding the connection between stress and ... Read more