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Psychologist Assoc MAPS

Kassie is one of our sub-contractors living the dream on the Sunshine Coast.  She completed a Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science at the University of the Sunshine Coast and then progressed to complete a Graduate Diploma and Honours in Psychology.  She is an associate member of the Australian Psychological Society and is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia.  Kassie also completed a Graduate Diploma of Education qualifying her as a school teacher.

Kassie possess a strong background in sport and exercise science, and as such Kassie is able to assist coaches and athletes to train the body and the mind to ultimately achieve peak performance.  Kassie consults to athletes of different ages, ability levels, and sports.  She has practical experience working with elite level athletes such as rugby league teams, national track and field athletes, amateur and professional kick boxers, professional surf lifesaving competitors, and national level swimmers.

A particular area of interest for Kassie is vocational assessment.  She has consulted for schools, employment agencies, and sporting teams in the area of vocational assessment and planning.  Additionally, Kassie has organised and facilitated talent identification programs for the National Talent Identification Program.  Kassie currently works in consultation with the University of the Sunshine Coast in a supervisory role to students completing the Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science.  She also works within the educational sector designing and delivering health and well-being workshops for students.

In addition to her work in the field of sport psychology, Kassie has a passion for assisting non-athlete populations to achieve general health and fitness goals through exercise adherence and lifestyle change, and optimally attaining work-life balance.  Kassie has extensive experience in the capacity of Exercise Physiologist/Personal Training.  She is the cofounder and manager of a successful Health and Fitness Center that services a broad range of clientele from the general public to strength and conditioning for elite level athletes.

Specialties:
Kassie’s specialty sports are swimming, athletics, surf lifesaving, martial arts, AFL, rugby league, gymnastics, and netball.  Kassie is extremely passionate about combining her unique skillset to educate younger generations about how to develop healthy sustainable lifestyle practices for a brighter future.