Michael Cheung


Michael is a Psychologist with extensive experience working with adolescents, families and adults who are experiencing emotional, social, behavioural and mental health difficulties. Michael has worked in a wide range of settings including private, public, research and community i.e beyondblue, Lifeline support services, Headspace, disability services, Universities, and the Department of Health and Quitline. Having spent much of his life overseas he has a culturally sensitive therapeutic approach. He also enjoys working with clients across the lifespan; from young adolescents to geriatrics. Michael has a particular expertise in the assessment and treatment of adolescents with emotional difficulties.

Michael works collaboratively with his clients to reach their treatment goals by providing individualised support, utilising psychometrics and evidence-based therapies. These include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Mindfulness. His clinical interventions encompass the mind-body connection and compassion for self and others. His clients describe him as insightful, approachable and compassionate. Michael is passionate about helping clients achieve positive change in their lives, build resilience and foster stronger relationships. Michael speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and English.

Michael is able to see clients aged 12 and up.

Abuse Academic Performance Adjustment issues Adolescents
Affective disorders Anger management Anxiety Assertiveness training
ADHD Autism Spectrum Disorder Behaviour problems Bullying
Burnout Conflict resolution Crisis management Depression
Emotional abuse Gambling addiction Geriatrics Grief & Loss
Impulsive behaviours Intellectual disabilities LGBTQ+ issues Life coaching
Men’s issues Obesity OCD Pain management
Panic attacks Panic disorders Phobias Physical abuse
PTSD Relapse prevention Relationships Relaxation training
Self-esteem Self-development Self-harm Shyness & Social skills
Sleep disorders Stress Suicide Teenagers
Trauma Weight loss Work-related issues Workplace bullying
English Cantonese Mandarin