The Team

Joondalup Psychology Centre (JPC) is a team of highly experienced specialist Counselling Psychologists and Clinical Psychologists Registrars.

The team at Joondalup Psychology specialises in working with children, adolescents, adults, older adults, veterans and people undergoing medico-legal and other forensic issues. We are outcome-focused and typically expect to see measurable improvement between three and seven sessions, depending on the nature and severity of the problem.

All JPC psychologists are Members of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and have Membership in the APS College of Clinical Psychologists. All Counselling Psychologists and Clinical Psychologist Registrars have membership in the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.

The Joondalup Psychology Centre Team

Dr Janis Fairbairn

Managing Director, Clinical and Forensic Psychologist
PhD (Clinical) BA (Hons) Psych Dip Teach Dip Clinical Hypnosis Post Grad Cert Forensic Psych; FAPS FAPSCC FAPSFC
Children and Adults
Specialties: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD); other anxiety and depressive disorders; grief and loss; alcohol and other drug issues for both users and relatives; therapy for people with serious mental illnesses and their relatives; medico legal assessments and other forensic issues; autism assessment and treatment for adolescents and adults.
Dr Janis Fairbairn

Mrs Janette Williams

Clinical and Counselling Psychologist
Bachelor of Psychology, Master of Applied Psychology (Clinical), MAPS, FAPSCC
Children, Adolescents, Adults, Couples and Families
Specialties: Anxiety, Depression, Panic Disorder; Relationship Therapy; Trauma and Critical Incident Support; Occupational health and workplace issues; stress management; anger management; grief and loss; Clinical Hypnotherapy; career and vocational issues.
Mrs Janette Williams

Ms Lisa Dominguez

Clinical Psychologist
Bachelor of Behavioural Sciences (Psychology), Bachelor of Science (Psychology), Master of Psychology (Clinical), MAPS, FAPSCC
Children, Adolescents, Adults, Couples and Families
Specialties: Anxiety and depression, anger and stress management, couple and family relationships difficulties, trauma therapy, personality disorders, parenting, Single Expert Witness assessment, child and teenage mental health, grief and loss.
Ms Lisa Dominguez

Ms Jenni Byers

Clinical Psychologist
Bachelor of Science (Psychology), Master of Psychology (Clinical), MAPS, FAPSCC
Children, Adolescents, Adults, Couples and Families
Specialties: Addictions, anxiety and phobias, depression, teenage mental health, post-natal depression, adjustment and life change, interpersonal/relationship issues, self-esteem, parenting, stress management, psychometric assessments, autism assessment and treatment for children.
Ms Jenni Byers

Mr John McGrogan

Clinical Psychologist Registrar
Master of Clinical Psychology, Bachelor of Science Honours (Psychology), Associate Diploma of Sports Science, MAPS
Adolescents and Adults
Specialties: Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Stress, Work or relationship conflict, Interpersonal and relationship issues, Grief and loss, Anger management, Self esteem, Alcohol and other substance use issues, Addictive behaviours (such as gambling), and Veterans' mental health.
Mr John McGrogan

Mr Simon Kimm

Registered Psychologist
BA (Psych) Hons, MPsych (Clinical), MAPS
Children, Adolescents, Adults and Older Adults
Specialties: Veterans and first responders mental health, Men’s mental health, Indigenous mental health, Alcohol and other drug misuse, Depression and anxiety, Stress management, Anger management, Interpersonal & relationship issues, Parenting, Grief and loss, Cross cultural matters.
Mr Simon Kimm

Dr Maxine Symes

Clinical Psychologist
Bachelor of Science (Psychology), PhD (Clinical Psychology), MAPS, FAPSCC, ACPA, AACBT
Young Adults, Adults and Couples
Specialties: Anxiety and Depression, Alcohol and other drug issues, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Stress and Anger management, Insomnia, Couple and family relationship difficulties, Family Domestic Abuse, Trauma therapy, Personality disorders, Conflict Resolution.
Dr Maxine Symes

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