Sunny Day Psychology

Jacqui Ormsby

Jacqui Ormsby is a Psychologist and Educational and Developmental Psychology Registrar, with extensive experience in private practice and school settings across Melbourne. Jacqui provides counselling and assessment services to children, adolescents, and parents, for a range of concerns such as anxiety and mood disorders, behavioural problems, developmental disorders, learning and school related issues, parental separation, social skills, grief and loss. Jacqui values a child-centred strength-based approach in her work, and she draws upon evidence-based therapies, such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Mindfulness. Jacqui has a special interest in autism and identification of giftedness.

Area of Focus

• Anxiety Disorders
• Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
• Autism
• Behavioural Problems
• Communication and interpersonal skills
• Depression
• Cognitive and Educational Assessment (including assessment of giftedness and ID)
• Grief and Loss
• Learning Differences
• Parenting Support
• School Issues


• Face to face appointments for counselling/assessment
• Telehealth appointments
• Offsite support (e.g. kindergarten and school visits)


• Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental Psychology) from Monash University
• Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) (First Class Honours) from Monash University