Dr Kathryn Bekavac Psychologist

clinic location
24 Oxford Street, Bulimba, Queensland, 4171, Australia
clinic location
24 Oxford Street, Bulimba, Queensland, 4171, Australia


Kathryn believes in life-long learning. She is a registered psychologist with endorsement in education and development and a qualified teacher. With over 20 years’ experience in clinical and organisational settings, she has professional strengths in supporting academic and career success, coaching and leadership development, and life-stage development. She is described as warm, caring and professional. Kathryn’s experience has involved working with: - Women with life-stage challenges (i.e., motherhood, career etc.) - Consultancy, supervision and professional learning - Critical incident intervention consultancy - Social emotional competence consultancy - Ethical legal requirements and management - Learning difficulties - Mood disorders (stress, anxiety and depression) - Parenting and behavioural concerns - Identity and adjustment issues (gender, self-esteem, school and work transitions) - Relationship difficulties (conflict, separation and divorce) Kathryn is passionate about creating partnerships with her clients. She has great respect for each person’s openness and courage as they proactively work through their concerns.

Area of Focus

  • Academic Performance
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Career and Vocational Planning
  • Coping with disability
  • Crisis management
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
  • Depression
  • General Counselling
  • General Psychology
  • Health psychology
  • Learning Difficulties
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transition and Adjustment Issues
  • Mental health
  • Parenting
  • Pastoral care
  • Personal Development
  • Psychotherapy
  • School Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Development
  • Sexual identity
  • Shyness & social skills deficits
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Supervision
  • Teenagers
  • Women's Issues
  • Work Related Issues
  • Workshops


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Psychoeducation
  • Solution-Focused Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Older adults
  • Women
  • Men
  • People with disabilities
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander


  • Group Sessions
  • Online consultations


  • Master of Educational and Developmental Psychology
  • Doctor of Philosophy candidate in psychology and education
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Psychology with Distinction
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)


  • Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)
  • Member – APS College of Educational and Developmental Psychology
  • Approved Supervisor – Psychology Board of Australia (5+1, Registrar Program, Higher Degree Program, Work in Addition to Higher Degree)
  • Accreditation in Coaching and Leadership Development

Fee / Service

  • Professional Supervision A$187.00
  • Intake Session | In-Clinic
  • Therapy Session | In-Clinic
  • Intake Session | Online
  • Therapy Session | Online