MSc Org Psych, BSc (Hons) Psych

Clinical Director – Brain Training Australia

Originally from Ireland, Elaine has lived in Australia for over 12 years.  Elaine holds a Masters of Science in Organisational Psychology, a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management.

With her background in Psychology, she is also a qualified Psychometrician and Certified Neurofeedback Practitioner.  Elaine maintains her professional memberships with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), the Australian Psychological Society (APS), the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the Australian Association of Psychologists (AAPI).

With 19 years of professional experience in health services and working directly with complex behavioural and mental health issues, Elaine has worked with thousands of individuals, including families, organisations and communities across the globe, to achieve transformational results.  Elaine has extensive consulting experience across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Ireland, the United Kingdom, Spain, Switzerland, Canada, the United States and South America.

She enjoys educating and mentoring fellow Health Practitioners looking to grow their business.  She has contributed significantly to the field of Psychological Research, and some of her research to date considers topics such as:

“A Self-Determination Theory Perspective on the Impact of Identity: consequences on Engagement, Psychological Well-Being and Organisational Commitment” and “Optimism and Emotional Intelligence as predictors of Therapists’ Resilience”

Elaine established Brain Training Australia in 2016, offering a blended modality approach of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Neurofeedback Brain Training technology to those struggling with mental health issues.  Elaine is a Clinician, Mentor, Blogger and Writer.

She is the Author of Sleep Psychology: a simple scientific guide to better sleep, a book designed for clients and Health Practitioners who wish to self-educate on the topic of Sleep.

She is the creator of the Brain Training Academy, an online self-paced educational portal for clients and Health Practitioners that provides education and awareness around various mental health and emotional well-being-related topics.

Elaine personally manages our Instagram and  Facebook feed, where she shares information about tools that you can use to achieve optimal mental wellness – physically, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually and related topics to inspire and encourage you to take control of and change your brain, to achieve a higher quality of life.

In her spare time, Elaine likes to go for lovely long walks along Scarborough Beach with her two big dogs, husband, and growing family.  She is passionate about helping other mothers to move from surviving to thriving.

Specific areas of interest: mental health, neurofeedback, Neurotherapy, psychometrics, hypnotherapy, counselling, coaching, cognitive behavioural therapy, mindfulness, brain-based therapies, neuropsychology and organisational psychology.

How to work with Elaine:

Elaine oversees the Health Practitioner team at Brain Training Australia offering face-to-face (Perth only) and remote at-home Brain Training Programs via Telehealth: