Psychologist - Pathways Child Psychology
Availability: Tuesdays fortnightly & Saturdays fortnightly
Dr. Helen L.H. Chau
Developmental & Clinical Psychologist
B.A.(Hons), Cert.Ed., M. Psych. (Child & Educational), PhD, MAPS
Dr. Helen L.H. Chau is a developmental and clinical psychologist with extensive experience and training in assessment and treatment of a range of development concerns in children from aged 12 months to 16 years of age. She is an AHPRA approved psychologist and has areas of practice endorsements in Developmental and Education area and Clinical area. She undertakes advanced clinical psycho-diagnostic assessment for differential diagnoses of the child’s developmental difficulties including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Anxiety Disorder, Selective Mutism, Developmental Delays, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and social emotional concerns. She formulates and implements psychotherapeutic interventions that are tailored to the specific needs of the child and family. She is an approved early service provider for DSS (FaHCSIA) funding under the Helping Children with Autism Grant.
Helen completed her Master degree in Child and Educational Psychology at Monash University in 1997 and her Doctor of Philosophy at RMIT University in 2011. Her research area is in early intervention for preschool children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. She had worked in Specialist Children’s Services for 10 years before setting up her practice in seeing children with developmental concerns. She is an AHPRA board approved supervisor for higher degree students in psychology. Apart from seeing children in her practice, she works part-time at Monash Children’s Hospital, Clayton as a developmental and clinical psychologist supervising placements of students completing a Master degree in developmental and educational psychology.
Dr. Moses Liu
B.SC., GRAD. DIP. (PSYCH), M. PSYCH. (CLINICAL), MAPS
Dr. Moses Liu is an AHPRA approved psychologist with training in clinical psychology. He has a special interest in assessment and treatment for pre-school and school aged children with development difficulties and/or mental health issues including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), anxiety and depression. He is skilled in providing general counselling, parenting programs, and management of behavioural concerns. He is experienced in running social skills and/or school readiness groups for pre-school and school aged children. Moses also works in community health seeing preschool aged children.
Moses has completed a Master of Psychology (Clinical) at Deakin University. Moses is a DSS (FaHCSIA) approved service provider under the Helping Children with Autism Government Initiative. His additional training includes autism assessment - Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) training, Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development accreditation training, and psychologist supervisor training.