Heather McAuliffe

Clinical Psychologist Registrar

e: info@thepsychologyhub.com.au

t: 1300 3666 14

Heather provides diagnostic assessment services to children (5+ years), adolescents and adults.

Heather strives for a warm, empathetic, and collaborative approach to her assessments and often consults with clinical psychologists, developmental and behavioural paediatricians and psychiatrists behind the scenes to ensure optimal care. She aims to gain a comprehensive understanding of individual strengths and challenges to inform supports and recommendations moving forward. Just as every individual is not the same, not every assessment is the same and they are tailored based on presenting concerns.

Heather offers assessment services for;

  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Assessment of cognitive functioning, including intellectual impairment or giftedness
  • Specific Learning Disorder (commonly referred to as Dyslexia or Dyscalculia)
  • School Readiness (5yrs)
  • NDIS review assessments, including psychosocial concerns and adaptive functioning
  • Exploration of executive functioning on learning and functioning at school/work

Heather is experienced in the administration of a wide variety of assessments including the MIGDAS-2, WISC-V, WAIS-IV, WPPSI-IV, WIAT-III, Connors 4/Connors EC, SRS-2, Vinelands-3 and many more. She has worked in private and community practice for assessment and treatment of anxiety and mood disorders, trauma, domestic and family violence and personality disorders across the lifespan. Heather has a focused interested in neurodivergence.

When not at work, Heather can be found ferrying her young people to various sports, jogging with the family dogs, or curled up on a couch engrossed in a book.