Our staff consists of Provisionally Registered Psychologists. All staff have completed a minimum of 3 years of undergraduate study in Psychology and at least one year Post Graduate studies in Psychology. Their practice is fully supervised by a Senior Psychologist/ Supervisor.

George Phlorides – Provisional Psychologist

George has an interest in working collaboratively with clients who may be presenting with issues of anxiety, depression, social/relationship difficulties, or academic/work-related concerns. George has experience working with children, adolescents and adults in the areas of disability and mental health within the family, community and forensic settings


Laura Viana Lopez – Provisional Psychologist

Laura has experience working with clients of all ages and has a warm, client-centered approach. She is interested in working alongside clients with diverse cultural backgrounds and has experience using key therapeutic techniques for a variety of mental health-related issues such as anxiety and depression. She is fluent in English and Spanish.


Phoebe Detering – Provisional Psychologist

Phoebe has a warm, gentle, and client-centered approach. She believes in the importance of strong rapport and working collaboratively with clients to facilitate positive change. Phoebe has experience working with people of all ages and a particular interest in Anxiety, Depression, Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, and Addictive behaviors including alcohol, other drugs, and gambling.

Yukti Mehta – Provisional Psychologist

Yukti is interested in the multicultural elements of personality, improving performance and well-being. She is interested in depression and anxiety disorders. Yukti is multilingual in English, Hindi, and Gujarati.


Smruthy Nair – Provisional Psychologist

Smruthy has extensive experience working with children and adolescents and is interested in therapeutic work with people from diverse cultures, sexualities and ability levels. Her practice is culturally-responsive, trauma-informed, and person-centered. She is multilingual and can support clients speaking Hindi, Urdu, Tamil, and Malayalam as well as English.

CURRENTLY FULL- Not taking new clients

Stephanie Fletcher – Provisional Psychologist

Stephanie adopts a warm, empathic, collaborative approach to treatment and seeks to gain an in-depth understanding of each client.  She uses a client-centered approach and applies a variety of evidence-based interventions to facilitate positive change. 

CURRENTLY FULL- Not taking new clients

Katy Dib – Managing Director/ Supervisor

Katy has been a registered Psychologist and Supervisor since 2007. She is a founder and Managing Director of Melbourne Affordable Psychology.



Peter Eide – Director/ Supervisor

Peter is a fully registered Psychologist and Supervisor. He is a founder and Director of Melbourne Affordable Psychology.