meet our team

Lori Shatenstein Goodman

Mental Health Social Worker


Suite 28, Level 1, 100 New South Head Road, Edgecliff 2027


Tuesdays 4pm – 6pm (Telehealth)
Wednesdays 10am – 6:30pm
Fridays 9am – 1pm (Telehealth)


Meet Lori

Lori (she/her) is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker with a Masters degree in Psychodynamic Counselling and over 25 years of experience in counselling and clinical roles in public, private and not for profit settings.

Lori worked for 14 years in a residential drug and alcohol treatment centre for women and women with babies and young children. There she developed a passion for working in the area of women’s health, in particular, domestic violence, perinatal mental health and the parent-infant relationship.

Lori has also worked in Employee Assistance Programs supporting employees from a wide range of organisations and backgrounds with both personal and work-related challenges, and in private practice, working with adolescents and adults.

Lori has experience in supporting individuals who may be experiencing depression, anxiety, emotion dysregulation, substance dependence, relationship difficulties, and past experiences of trauma.

Lori has a flexible approach when working with her clients and is also able to support individuals who are interested in exploring their own personal growth and development.

Lori is a warm and compassionate clinician and uses a relational, trauma-informed approach in her work. Lori is a member of the Australian Association of Social Workers and has an ongoing commitment to her professional development.

Lori provides a relaxed, safe and non-judgemental space for you to seek support and truly appreciates the opportunity to work with you on this part of your journey.

Referral Types - incl. psychological support services (PSS)

Adult Mental Health
Culturally & Linguistically Diverse
General Counselling
Perinatal Natal Depression
Self Development
Trauma Recovery