Welcome to Educare

Our paediatric clinic is filled with highly skilled professionals and experts across many fields who are committed to helping any child in need. Our specialised services and facilities can be utilised to accommodate a whole array of needs and requirements as well, making us your first point of call, should an issue ever arise.

EDUCARE serves Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Central Coast, as well as the Lower and Upper Hunter Region and the Mid-North Coast of NSW.

View our specialist services above, use the form below to request a consultation or call us on: (02) 4943 4444

Latest News & Team Members

Fiona Darroch
Clinical Psychologist – Family & Children

Fellow, APS College of Clinical Psychologists
Master of Clinical Psychology
Graduate Certificate in Advanced Forensic Interviewing of Children
AHPRA Registration: PSY0001305362

Fiona Darroch has worked exclusively with children and families for over 24 years in a variety of settings as a Clinicl Psychologist and as a Family Consultant in the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court of Australia.

Megan Pumpa
Clinical Psychology Registrar – Adolescents and Adults

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
Master of Psychology (Clinical)
APHRA Registration PSY0001957804

Megan Pumpa completed her Psychology degree at the University of Queensland with a research focus on self-harm in young people. She subsequently completed her post-graduate clinical training at the University of New England.

Cherie Gibson
Family and Child Therapist

Bachelor of Education (Honours)
Diploma of Counselling
Grad Dip in Family Therapy in progress
M.A.C.A. Registration No. 11318

Cherie Gibson is a Family and Child Therapist and has over 20 plus years experience working with parents, children and families, particularly in the area of conflict resolution, family separation and strengthening family relationships.