Dr Kelly Bryden

Clinical Neuropsychologist

“Some people find having a neuropsychological assessment interesting and mentally stimulating. For others, it can be quite stressful. My aim is to make the person feel as comfortable as possible and to use the assessment to provide information that can help them in their everyday life. “

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Kelly works Saturdays and administers assessments.
Kelly Bryden is a Clinical Neuropsychologist who specialises in the assessment of cognitive functioning. She also has experience providing therapy, as well as interventions to improve cognitive functioning.

SPECIAL INTERESTS

– Neurodegenerative disorders / dementia
– Acquired Brain Injury including stroke
– Neurodevelopmental disorders including autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability
– Neurological disorders including Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis
– Cognitive difficulties in psychiatric disorders (e.g. anxiety, depression, bipolar, schizophrenia)
– Decision-making capacity

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Neuropsychology) from Monash University

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Kelly uses specially designed tasks to measure how a person’s thinking and memory is functioning compared to people of the same age. By looking at a person’s pattern of performance across these tasks, she is able to form a conclusion about a person’s strengths and weaknesses; how this may impact on their everyday functioning, and what may be the cause of any difficulties (e.g. underlying neurological disorders). Assessments also provide information about the strategies and treatments which may assist in everyday life.

Kelly has a wide variety of experience working with people of different ages, different conditions and with mild to severe levels of cognitive difficulties. She has worked in a range of medical fields including geriatrics and rehabilitation, neurology and psychiatry.
When she is not thinking about the brain and how it functions, Kelly enjoys being creative through art and dressmaking.

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Meet the rest of the team

Clinical Services Manager

Pauline currently works as a part of the management team at Lilley Place and is not taking clients. Pauline works with our team of exceptional psychologists to ensure that we deliver client care that reflects our core values.

CEO & Founder, Clinical Psychologist

Peta is not taking any new clients.
Peta enjoys the arts, particularly dancing, ballet and musical theatre, is an avid reader and huge Dr Seuss fan! Peta has 3 children and enjoys being active with them.

Clinical Psychologist

Sonia is currently taking a small amount of new clients.
Sonia is a warm and empathetic psychologist who is willing to meet you where you are at and work towards positive change. Sonia brings great enthusiasm and love for what she does, along with providing respectful and non-judgmental support to her clients.

General Psychologist

Heather works Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and is currently taking new clients.
Heather considers clients the experts in their own lives and is invested in walking alongside them while they cultivate their unique strengths and forge paths forward.

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Monday: 8.00am – 5.00pm
Tuesday: 8.00am – 5.00pm
Wednesday: 8.00am – 7.30pm
Thursday: 8.00am – 7.30pm
Friday: 8.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday: 8.00am – 4.00pm
Sunday: Closed