Dr Rocco Crino
Dr Crino is the practice director and former head of St Vincents Hospital Anxiety Disorders Unit. Dr Crino is a widely respected authority on Anxiety Disorders with over 35 years experience leading this field. He has had a wealth of academic positions, most recently as Professor at Charles Sturt University, and continues to guest lecture at various organisations at any opportunity.
Brianna is our Clinic Manager and is currently completing her Masters of Clinical Psychology.
Mark is a clinical psychologist who works on Mondays and Tuesdays at SOCAD. He has bachelors, honours, and masters qualifications in psychology and was awarded the university medal for outstanding scholarship. In addition to working at SOCAD, Mark heads up a busy anxiety and mood disorders practice in Western Sydney.
Jude is our part-time receptionist who is also studying in the field of psychology!
SOCAD Practice is currently serviced by three Clinical Psychologists, under the direction of Dr Rocco Crino. All clinicians have full registration with the Australian Health Practitioner
Regulation Agency and area of practice endorsement for clinical psychology. Staff also continue professional development and supervision as part of their ongoing clinical committments.
While there may be slight differences in therapeutic style between clinicians, all SOCAD clinical psychologists use cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) to treat presenting concerns. CBT is the gold-standard in evidence-based treatment for psychological concerns and particularly anxiety disorders.
Latest Clinic News:
Reception hours available!
Aug 11, 2018
If you have reception experience and an interest in psychology, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume to
Easter opening hours.
Mar 2, 2018
Easter falls over the weekend of March 30- April 2. SOCAD will not be taking appointments during this time.
Mar 2, 2018
We're pleased to announce our new website! If you have any suggestions of anything we could improve or anything you would like to see on our site, please let us know!