APS College of Clinical Neuropsychologists

Western Australian Committee Information

The following members of the College State Section Committee have been elected by members of the College of Clinical Neuropsychologists in a particular State. This is a sub-Committee of the College National Committee. Please feel free to contact the College State Section Committee members with any queries or suggestions about the activities and events which they organise for members of this College in this State.

Chair

Dr Kelly Gough

Secretary

Dr Aimee Velnoweth
Phone: 0417756239
Endorsed Clinical Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist. Registered Supervisor. 10 years experience across acute general hospital, psychiatric, slow-stream rehabilitation, outpatient, NGO, and private practice settings. Sees age 16+.

Treasurer

Dr Carmela Pestell
Associate Professor Carmela Pestell is a clinician, teacher and researcher who has worked as a clinical psychologist and neuropsychologist for more than 24 years. Her career commenced as a clinician in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) as well as at Royal Perth Rehabilitation Hospital before holding several positions at manager and director level within the State's health system, including being the Director of the state-wide Neurosciences Unit (Health Department of WA) for 14 years (1996-2010). She also completed a secondment at the Complex Attention and Hyperactivity Disorders Service (CAHDS) as the manager for 18 months, from 2010.

As the current director for the Robin Winkler Clinic (UWA), she supervises postgraduate trainees and teaches. Dr Pestell's experience as a clinician has led to her current research interests in Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, brain injury and concussion.

Committee Member

Dr Alisa Holt

Committee Member

Ms Charlotte Bowyer

Registrar Representative

Miss Juhi Sanghavi

Student Representative

Ms Ellen Bothe

Student Representative

Miss Sarah Green

Student Representative

Ms Min Quan Heo