Macquarie Psychology is a private psychology practice offering a range of psychological services to individuals and organisations including therapy and neuropsychological assessments in Hobart.

We have experience working with a wide range of psychological and emotional issues such as depression, anxiety, stress, addictions, phobias and disorders (eg. OCD and Personality Disorders).

We are committed to providing affordable yet highly professional psychological services to all those in our community and are registered with Medicare Australia, DVA and Private Health Funds. We also provide services for organisations such as ADF, Victims of Crime, Comcare and MAIB.

Our Psychologists

Bruno Cayoun DPsych(Clin)

Dr Bruno Cayoun is a registered clinical psychologist and has been in private practice since 2003. Bruno is a member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA). His treatment with clients is grounded, compassionate and effective. He is passionate about his work, and has a particular interest in mindfulness and wellbeing. Bruno is experienced in working with a wide range of psychological and emotional issues, such as depression, anxiety, stress and pain management, as well as addictions, disorders and phobias. Bruno works with adults and couples.

Bruno is also a researcher and principal developer of Mindfulness-integrated Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (MiCBT), which he has been teaching to mental health professionals internationally since 2003. He undertakes mindfulness research at the MiCBT Institute, and co-supervises several studies at Monash University, Sydney University, University of Technology Sydney, and Massey University. He is the author of three books, including Mindfulness-integrated CBT: Principles and Practice (Wiley, 2011), and Mindfulness-integrated CBT for Well-being and Personal Growth (Wiley, 2015). His mindfulness training CDs and books are used worldwide and he is the principal developer of several questionnaires.

Bruno is available Monday to Thursday.

Dallas Hope PhD(Clin.Psychology)

Dr Dallas Hope has been working as a psychologist in both the public and private sectors since 2009. Dallas has experience working with adults on a range of psychological conditions, such as anxiety, depression, stress, grief and adjustment. He also has a particular interest in working with adults who have experienced trauma and abuse. Dallas is trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and skills training.

Dallas is available Thursdays, and Friday mornings.

Denise Kirby PhD(Psychology) PGDipClinPsych

Dr Denise Kirby is a registered Clinical Psychologist with a research background in Mindfulness. Denise brings a highly professional yet personal and empathic approach to meet her client’s therapy needs. Denise draws from both a scientific and a positive psychological background to help strengthen an individual’s personal wellbeing and resilience.

One of Denise’s specific areas of interest is the application and practice of personalised strengths-based interventions for treating a wide range of adult mental health conditions. Denise also has a particular interest in depression, anxiety and stress,  as well as phobias, addictions, disorders such as OCD and personality disorders.

She employs Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Mindfulness-integrated Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (MiCBT) practices, to create unique and individualised therapy to meet her client’s treatment goals. Denise works with adults (19 years+).

Denise is available Mondays to Wednesdays and Thursday afternoons.

Jason Little PhD(Clin.Psychology)

Dr Jason Little is a clinical psychologist working with people to help them develop skills and techniques for their emotional health, resilience and wellbeing. He has a special interest in mindfulness and practices with compassion and commitment to assist people increase their self-confidence and sense of self-worth.

Jason’s therapy approach employs evidence-based treatments that are tailored to clients’ individual needs. He is committed to working collaboratively with his clients within a supportive environment that is genuine, compassionate and professional.

Working with adults and teenagers, Jason draws from evidence-based therapies of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Mindfulness-integrated Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (MiCBT).

He has a special interest in building from the resources and strengths that his clients have to assist them in growing and leading more fulfilling lives. Jason works with clients across a wide range of psychological and emotional issues, such as depression, anxiety, stress, addictions and phobia.

Jason is available Monday to Thursday.

Kristy Hill MPsych(Clin)

Kristy Hill is a passionate and effective therapist who has worked as a psychologist with the Education Department, Disability Services, Mental Health Services and private practice since 2004. Kristy is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and the College of Clinical Psychologists, as well as the Australian Clinical Psychology Association.

Kristy is experienced in providing interventions for all general mental health conditions (eg. depression, anxiety and stress), and she has a special interest in the treatment of eating disorders, personality disorders, trauma (including borderline personality disorder and self-harm), mood and emotion regulation disorders, and perinatal mental health. She develops personalised interventions, depending on the person’s treatment goals, using Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Schema Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Kristy works with children, adolescents, adults and couples.

Sigrid Denehey DPsych (Clin/Neuro)

Dr Sigrid Denehey is a registered Clinical Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist. Sigrid is available Mondays. Bio coming soon.


Frequently Asked Questions

Commonly asked
questions and answers.

View details

Contact Us

277 Macquarie Street
Phone: 03 6224 8448

View details

Our Services

We offer a
highly personalised approach
tailored to your needs.

View details