Carley McGauran

Carley McGauran

Carley McGauran is a psychologist who has worked with children, young people and adults for th past 15 years in a variety of settings including Government, Community, Education and the Private Sector. Over the years she has developed a sound understanding of the challenges facing families and the educators working to supports families.

Specialising in:

stress management

behavioral issues


cyber safety

struggles with routine

parenting difficulties

family violence

family breakdown

social issues

grief and loss


relationship issues

substance abuse

trauma issues

She feels strongly that children, young people, parents and educators all of us, all do what we do as a way of coping with life situation. In understanding what makes ourselves "tick" and what makes our children "tick" is the most powerful tool for change. Carley's biggest role however is mother of three active children!

Sonya Clarkson

Oxfod University Press Education Consultant Eastern/Southern Victoria and Tasmania

Registered Primary School Teacher

Apple Accredited Professional Developer

Over the past 10 years Sonya has had the unique opportunity to work in and observe many primary schools and to use resources within classrooms. As a result she has developed the necessary skills to analyse and recommend relevant resources that suit the specific needs of teachers; be it literacy, numeracy, HASS or otherwise

Having completed the Read Write Inc, Phonics training Sonya has developed a professional and personal interest in phonics. She believes that phonics is the starting point for  developing literacy skills in schools and with the right technique and resources all children can have success. Not only that, she is putting what she knows into practice with her four year old daughter.