Kalli is a Clinical & Forensic Psychologist with a Masters of Psychology (Forensic) and a Family Therapist with a Graduate Diploma in Systemic Therapy (Family Therapy). She has extensive experience working with children, adolescents and families in the area of trauma, mental health, and family law.
Kalli has worked in various settings, including: the Family Court of Australia as a Family Consultant working with separated families undergoing Family Law proceedings where she provided child focused family reports; at a sexual assault service providing therapy to children, adolescents, and adults who experienced trauma; and at child and adolescent mental health services providing mental health assessments and treatment to children, adolescents, and their families presenting with a range of severe mental health disorders. As well as consulting at The Relationspace, Kalli works for South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) in a child and adolescent mental health team providing clinical work and co-facilitating the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) group for adolescents and their parents who present with personality disorders, chronic suicidal ideation, and deliberate self harm.
Kalli provides evidence based therapy to her clients. She is trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Systemic Family Therapy, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). She is also a trained facilitator for 'Tuning in to Kids' and 'Tuning in to Teens'.