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Dr Leonie White 

Psychologist and Clinical Family Therapist

Bachelor of Behavioural Science, Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), Doctor of Philosophy in Organisational Psychology.

Registered Psychologist - Psychology Board of Australia AHPRA

Clinical Member and Accredited Supervisor  - Australian Association of Family Therapy

Member - Australian Psychological Society

Dr Leonie White is a Psychologist and Family Therapist with 20 years of experience that includes work with children, adults, families, foster families, residential care providers, teachers and other therapists, in Australian and Canadian Education Systems, as well as working in Health, and Australian and Canadian Child Protection Systems.  Currently, Leonie specializes in Wellbeing, Mental Health and Family Relationships supporting young people and their families/carers, adults, couples and families.   Leonie also specializes in providing Clinical Supervision to other helping professionals. 


Leonie works in private practice, providing counselling, family therapy, clinical/professional supervision, and professional development training.


Leonie White was the Family Therapy field of study coordination at the University of Queensland for the Masters of Mental Health (Family Therapy) for 8 years, working in Child and Youth Mental Health Services (CYMHS and Evolve Therapeutic Service) for 16 years, and is currently a Member of Staff at the Queensland University of Technology in the Masters of Counselling.  Leonie has presented at multiple National Conferences (Australian Family Therapy Conferences, and Australian College for Child and Family Protection Practitioners, Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Conference).


Leonie is the Co-Director of the Queensland Institute of Family Therapy (QIFT), together with Dr Kate Owen 

Please note Leonie does not provide a crisis service.  If you require crisis support please contact Lifeline (13 11 14), or seek emergency services support by calling 000 or presenting to your local hospital Accident and Emergency Department.

Currently, Leonie is available for Counselling and Family Therapy, Training, Consultancy, and Supervision (Individual and Group Clinical Supervision).

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