About Us

Sharon Southall (NO LONGER PRACTICING) is a Registered Psychologist, Sharon has experience with adolescents, adults and older adults and couples therapy. Sharon has worked in private practice and the public sector including community mental health ( youth, adult, and older adult) and employment services, Sharon also has an interest in Insurance and compensation services. Sharon has a special interest in the management of depression, anxiety (generalised anxiety, social anxiety, separation anxiety, phobias, panic and agoraphobia), Obsessive-Compulsive disorder, Stress and burnout, Insomnia, Adjustment issues and life transitions, Bereavement, grief and loss, Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Self Esteem, Relationship Difficulties including effective communication and Eating Disorders.


Elise Duncan (PRACTICING OUT OF BIBRA LAKE MEDICAL CENTRE) is a Clinical Psychologist who completed her Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours in Psychology) at the University of Western Australia and her Master of Psychology (Clinical) at Curtin University. She is registered with AHPRA and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). Elise has experience working in a variety of government and non-government settings, including private practice, private hospital (outpatient), aged care, rehabilitation facilities for people with brain injury, and the Drug and Alcohol Office (inpatient and outpatient). She has had additional training in the delivery of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Elise is experienced in the effective treatment of anxiety disorders, depression, grief, adjustment disorders, personality disorders, PTSD, substance misuse and has helped clients to manage issues of anger, insomnia and chronic pain. She enjoys working with clients of all ages although is passionate about older adult mental health in particular. Her research interests lie in the neuro-psychology of aging and recovery from brain injury. Elise has a warm, friendly, and respectful therapy style. She believes that a strong therapeutic relationship is the most important aspect of therapy, allowing the client to feel safe and able to openly explore difficult topics. Currently has an outpatient clinic on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Visit her website.


Dr Vijay Lazar (PRACTICING AT CAMBRIDGE PSYCHIATRY) has his public appointment at Fremantle Hospital where he has been working as a Consultant Psychiatrist since 2010. He is an accredited supervisor for Psychiatry trainees and has also been an examiner for FRANZCP exams. He is experienced in all aspects of general adult psychiatry with a special interest in managing mood disorders, anxiety disorders and Psychotic disorders. He does not see patients with ADHD or worker’s compensation at this stage. In addition to English, he is fluent in Malayalam, one of the Indian languages. Vijay


Dr Navneet Johri (NO LONGER PRACTICING) is a Consultant Psychiatrist, Fellow of Royal College(RANZCP) and a Senior Clinical Lecturer at, University of Western Australia; accredited postgraduate supervisor and examiner for psychiatry trainees and founder of this clinic. He offers community-based outpatient services for non-urgent referrals. Dr Johri has extensive experience in dealing with an entire range of psychiatric disorders ranging from organic disorders, neuropsychiatric disorders, to psychotic spectrum, mood, anxiety disorders, to a range of psycho-sexual disorders; personality disorders, to experience in cross-cultural variation. He can speak Hindi and Gujarati. He practices (i) psychotherapy (ii) medication-based approaches and (iii) a combination of two as required. He has conceptualised and initiated a new dimension of psychotherapy called Spiritual Therapy. It has some similarities to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, CBT and mindfulness techniques, but is also unique in its approach. Dr Johri is passionate about his work and delivers uniquely individualised intervention for patients. He also sees patients with ADHD and medico-legal issues but only on a case by case basis. Currently Dr Johri has taken a long break from private practice and is no longer doing private clinical work.