Find us at 191 West Burleigh Road, Burleigh Heads, QLD 4220

Find us at 191 West Burleigh Road, Burleigh Heads | Ph: (07) 5508 0950 | Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm.

Dr Dee Bartrum

Dr Dee Bartrum

Clinical Psychologist

Dee is passionate about making a positive contribution to the wellbeing of others and specialises in helping children (up to 12 years), adolescents (13 to 25 years) and families.

She completed her Bachelor of Psychology degree with Honours and Clinical Psychology PhD at Griffith University on the Gold Coast and has worked as an academic, clinical supervisor, and psychologist within public and private settings.

She helps young people and families experiencing a variety of concerns including: learning disorders/academic challenges, anxiety, mood disorders, family conflict, trauma, behavioural disorders, attachment disorders, developmental delays/disorders, psychosis, deliberate self-injury and suicidal risk. She is an accredited Triple P Provider.

Dee is a motivated and client-focused psychologist that tailors her services to meet patient/family needs by drawing on: attachment theory, structural family therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, cognitive behaviour therapy, solutions-focused therapy, narrative therapy and psychodynamic theory.

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  • What evidence-based approaches do you use?

    The evidence-based therapeutic approaches used by our practitioners vary. Each practitioner has preferred methods and theories they apply to help you get the most out of your therapy, achieve your goals, and find greater wellness. Click the button below to learn more about of evidence-based approach to treatment.

  • What is the history of the LLW Health Centre?

    Our practice was originally established to support Lives Lived Well’s Mirikai Recovery Centre—a live-in rehabilitation service for people experiencing problems with addiction and mental health. Click the button below to read more about our history.

  • Do I need a referral?

    You do not need a referral to make an appointment at our health centre - we welcome new patients. Rebates maybe be available, click below to find out more.

  • Can I claim Medicare rebates for counselling?

    We can help to determine your eligibility for government programs such as the Better Access initiative, or Psychological Services Program (formerly known as ATAPs), which enables people to receive medicare rebates for a certain number of sessions with a mental health professional. Click below to learn more about claiming Medicare rebates.

  • What kind of services do you provide?

    We can help you with general health check-ups, treatment for mental health conditions and therapy that helps individuals, couples and families improve relationships, confidence and live life well. Click below to learn more about the services we offer.