clinic location
5/10 Thesiger Court, DEAKIN, Australian Capital Territory, 2600, Australia
clinic location
5/10 Thesiger Court, DEAKIN, Australian Capital Territory, 2600, Australia


Alison Christie is a clinical psychologist and working in Deakin, ACT. Alison is a pragmatic and solution-focused therapist, however, warmth, compassion and humour are central to her approach and relationships with clients. Alison has a PhD in Clinical Psychology, having completed her clinical training at Australian National University. She is also trained Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (TF-CBT), EMDR and also draws from other therapies such as Internal Family Systems, and DBT. Alison’s key areas of experience are in anxiety-based issues, OCD, PTSD and complex PTSD, depression and perinatal depression and adjustment to parenthood, infertility and relationship issues, and issues related to personal meaning, faith and spiritual or religious experience. She also works in organisational and educational settings designing and running workshops to enhance well-being, resilience and mindfulness in the workplace. Alison is happy for you to contact her with any questions before making a commitment to book an appointment.

Area of Focus

  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Burnout
  • Career and Vocational Planning
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Psychotherapy
  • Shyness & social skills deficits
  • Women's Issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Identity Problems
  • Panic Attacks
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • General Counselling
  • General Psychology
  • Infertility
  • Panic Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Post-Natal Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress
  • Work Related Issues
  • Workplace Issues
  • Impulsive Behaviours


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Mindfulness
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychotherapy
  • In Vivo Exposure Therapy
  • Interpersonal
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Internal Family Systems

Patient Focus

  • Adults
  • Women
  • Men

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Online consultations


  • PhD in Clinical Psychology
  • BSc in Psychology (Honors)


  • Registered Psychologist
  • Clinical Endorsement
  • Board endorsed supervisor


  • Member of Australia Psychological Society
  • EMDR Association of Australia
  • Member of Association for Contextual Behavioural Science
  • Member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association


This week

Monday11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Monday1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Monday4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday10:15 am - 11:15 am
Tuesday11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Tuesday1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Thursday9:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday10:15 am - 11:15 am
Thursday11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Thursday1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday3:00 pm - 5:00 pm