Vivien Suttner

has an Honours Degree in Applied Psychology, and a Masters degree in Educational Psychology (cum laude). She is a full member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS), and also a Psychology Board of Australia approved supervisor. She sees clients in her rooms in Botany.

Vivien has practiced as a school counsellor, team member of multi-disciplinary teams, Medicare local and ATAPS /PSS triage clinician. She has contributed to ongoing professional development for organizations such as SPELD NSW and the Post Natal Depression Association. She has simultaneously maintained a private practice for 16 years.

Vivien has a special interest in learning disability assessment, dyslexia and in working systemically with families.


Vivien has experience in assisting clients with:

• Anxiety based disorders

• Low self esteem 
• Parent-infant psychotherapy
• Parenting strategies and behaviour management

Vivien can conduct a full range of assessments for children and adults including:

• School Readiness
• Academic and Cognitive Assessment
• ADHD and Autism
• Dyslexia and Learning Disability Assessment
• Memory and Executive Functioning
• Behavioural, Social & Emotional Assessment

All assessments are accompanied with detailed, parent and teacher friendly comprehensive reports.

Vivien can be contacted on 0481 871 907 to make an appointment.