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  • Dr. Kristine Mercuri Psychiatrist

    I am an experienced women’s psychiatrist who is passionate about assisting women with either serious mental health issues or those adjusting to difficult life experiences.

  • Dr Sophie Burke Psychiatrist

    A psychiatrist who is passionate about the mental health of people living with physical illness and supporting women’s mental health through the journey of pregnancy & parenthood.

Looking for an experienced psychiatrist? Our practitioners Dr. Sophie Burke and Dr. Kristine Mercuri are the core psychiatric staff at the Centre for Emotion Focused Practice, Melbourne, South Yarra. Each practitioner has a unique professional background, with particular areas of expertise and qualifications. If you are looking for assistance with a particular issue and would like to speak to a practitioner with experience in that area, we encourage you to browse the profiles below and mention the name of your preferred professional when you call to make your initial appointment.

With their combined experience in supporting people’s emotional development and healing, our psychiatrists assist clients in discovering better ways to live their lives. Each psychiatrist at our South Yarra clinic has devoted their professional careers in helping clients develop effective coping mechanisms and explore deep underlying issues through therapy.

To set an appointment, call (03) 9820 5577.

Please note that Medicare rebates are available through the Better Access to Mental Health Care initiative. If you are looking for a bulk billing practitioner in Melbourne, please call to find out how much of your preferred practitioner’s fees will be covered.