Director and Clinical Psychologist
BApp Sci Psych (hons) MPsych (ed&dev) MAPS FCCLP MAICD
Christie Arbuckle is a registered psychologist, an endorsed Clinical Psychologist and board approved clinical supervisor. She has extensive experience facilitating groups and training programs in a wide variety of organisations and mental health settings. She is experienced in clinical areas including perinatal health, recovery from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and eating disorders; along with organisational health including promotion of mental health awareness, leadership and team development. Christie is the director of Growth Pursuit Consulting and the founder of mental health app, The Compassionate Parent App.
An expert facilitator and trainer, Christie delivers practical and tangible results with personnel from across all work levels. She is passionate about delivery of high-quality services and working form an evidence-based approach.
With a strong background in senior executive roles across the areas of Hospital General Manager and Director Portfolios, she has well developed skills in communication, problem solving, driving positive change and financial performance. Christie has experience in developing a wide range of workplace and professional capabilities for individuals and teams. Her straightforward manner has resulted in being highly sought after, particularly in the areas of leadership development, mental health awareness training, critical incident response and keynote presenting.
Professional Affiliations and Memberships
- AHPRA Registration Number: PSY0001126489
- Endorsed Clinical Psychologist
- Registered Supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia
- Member of the Australian Psychological Society
- Fellow of the College of Clinical Psychologists
Leadership and development support, as well as workplace consultations are available to assist workplaces to develop effective mental health and wellness plans, and to build effective, positive and productive teams.
Engaging in regular clinical supervision is best practice for psychologists and mental health practitioners. It is an essential part of reflective practice, professional growth and continuing professional development.
Growth Pursuit Consulting offers professional development sessions relevant to mental health and wellbeing including workshops and seminars, expert speaker sessions and education into mental health in the workplace and corporate wellbeing.
The Compassionate Parent App
Developed by a Clinical Psychologist, The Compassionate Parent App offers strategies in managing emotions and thoughts to help individuals and couples mentally and emotionally in their parenting journey.