Dr Marie Karakis


Educational & Developmental Psychologist    B App Sc (Hon), D Ed Psych, M.A.P.S

Marie is a child and adolescent psychologist who has worked in school, community and clinical settings. She specialises in promoting the well being of young people and has significant experience with school consultation. Marie has specialist training in assessment, counselling and behaviour management for a range of developmental issues, such as:  Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavioural difficulties, grief and loss, learning difficulties, disabilities, parenting, self esteem issues, schooling issues, early childhood development and life transitions and change. Marie also has a special interest in working with preschool age children on school readiness and early intervention. Marie uses a systems approach to counselling in addition to a range of therapies, such as: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA), Play Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy and Mindfulness. She is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS) and is endorsed by the Psychology Board of Australia (PBA) as a specialist in the area of Educational and Developmental Psychology.


67 Mullum Mullum Rd, Ringwood Vic 3134                                 Tel: 03 9879 5876                         reception@mullumroadpsychologists.com.au