Karen Murphy, counsellor in Gold Coast

Karen Murphy

Bachelor of Social Sciences (First Class Honours), Psychology

Masters of Social Science (Honours), Psychology

Post Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Clinical)

Appointments By:
  • Office
Rebates Available:
  • Medicare
  • Mental Health Care Plan
  • Private Health Insurance

Karen Murphy is an empathetic and approachable Clinical Psychologist. Karen comes from a background in Community Mental Health, with a strong focus on Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Counselling, and Post Trauma Recovery.

Karen is dedicated to understanding the individual needs of clients and their aspiration for change, whilst acknowledging and respecting their life context. Karen’s approach is warm and supportive, allowing her to build a safe environment for clients to explore their feelings, experiences and goals.

Karen’s approaches include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Imagery Re-scripting and Cognitive Processing Therapy. Karen has also completed extensive training in Solution Focused Brief Therapy as a transdiagnostic modality, but also specifically for post trauma recovery.

Karen Murphy has appointments available in the following locations: Southport and Paradise Point

Contact Us

To make an appointment or enquiry, please call

1300 735 030
Monday to Friday 8am – 8pm
Saturday and Sunday 9am – 5:30pm

Convenient appointments with rebates available

Our counsellors and psychologists are available for day, evening and weekend appointments.

Appointments generally available within 48 hours.


Rebates are available

Private Health

Rebates are available