“Between stimulus and response there is a space.
  In that space is our power to choose our response.
  In our response lies our growth and our freedom.”

Victor Frankl

“Self-compassion is simply giving the same
  kindness to ourselves that we would give.
 to others.”

Christopher Germer

“Unlike self-criticism, which asks if you’re good
  enough, self-compassion asks, what’s good
  for you?”

Kristin Neff

“Tension is who you think you should be;
  relaxation is who you are.”

Chinese Proverb

“The curious paradox is that when I accept myself;
  just as I am, then I can change.”;

Carl Rogers, ‘On Becoming a Person’


John Singleton

John is a Clinical Psychologist registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). He is a certified EMDR practitioner and has completed Gestalt Therapy training in Australia and USA. In addition he has completed Couples Therapy training at Relationships Australia.

& Memberships

  • Master of Clinical Psychology (MClinPsych)
  • Master of Arts (Sociology)
  • BA (Hons)
  • Post Grad Dip Psychology
  • Post Grad Dip Theatre Studies
  • Adv Dip Gestalt Therapy
  • Dip Education (Secondary)
  • Registered Psychologist (AHPRA)
  • Member, Australian Psychology Association (APS)
  • Member, College of Clinical Psychologists (APS)
  • Member of APS Disaster Response Network
  • Full Member EMDR Association of Australia

Areas of Interest
& Expertise

  • Trauma
  • Anxiety and Compulsive Disorders
  • Chronic Illness
  • HIV
  • Sexuality and Gender identity