Our Counselling Services

Dr Kayleigh Young is a clinical psychologist with expertise delivering a range of assessment and therapeutic services across both public and private settings. Kayleigh works with clients of all ages experiencing a range of concerns including depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, abuse, workplace issues, interpersonal difficulties, grief and loss, and substance use, among other mental health and wellbeing issues.

Kayleigh has completed extensive clinical training and draws upon a number of empirically sound techniques and interventions to ensure sessions are tailored to the presenting issues and individual needs of each client. These include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused Therapy, Strengths-Based approaches, Schema Therapy and Trauma Therapy. Underpinning all treatment is an emphasis on an empathetic and collaborative approach and a passion to assist clients to develop deeper insight into themselves and their experiences, in order to improve their wellbeing.

Leap Psychology and Consulting offers sessions via face-to-face, online and telephone modalities as per the client’s needs. Sessions can be booked privately without a referral and Medicare rebates are available with a referral through your GP.


Need help now?


If you are feeling distressed, or are concerned about someone else, there are people who can help at any time of the night or day. Please note that as Leap Psychology and Consulting is not a crisis service, we have limited capabilities for crisis support or emergency situations. In such cases, you are better to speak with crisis services that provide free 24/7 support:

  • Lifeline 13 11 14 (free call including from mobile phones)
  • Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467
  • Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800

If you are in immediate danger:

  • Call emergency services 000
  • Go to the Emergency Department of your local hospital

Get in touch

To arrange an appointment, discuss avenues for support, or for more information about fees and available rebates please get in touch.