Justine McAllister BBus/BPsych (Hons), MSc Occup Psych.


Based in Bowen Queensland, at the top of the Whitsundays, the Justine McAllister Psychologist practice aims to promote and maintain the emotional well-being of individuals in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Just about all of us will experience periods where we are not performing at our best due to worry and stress. Most of us will experience situations where we feel that life is spinning out of control. Often people feel the only way to cope is to put on a happy face and soldier on.
At the Justine McAllister Psychologist practice, evidence-based therapies including a range of counselling approaches are offered to assist clients to manage life challenges with the aim of reducing the associated symptoms of anxiety, stress and depression.

Justine McAllister is a registered Generalist Psychologist and holds Full Membership with the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and consequently adheres to APS’ charter guidelines to ensure client confidentiality and ethical practice.

Justine McAllister (nee Porter) is a Bowenite, having been born and completed all her schooling in the township. Degrees in Business and Psychology (with honours) were completed in North Queensland at James Cook University in Townsville. Post graduate studies were undertaken at London University, graduating with a Masters Science in Occupational Psychology in 2013.

An extensive work history as a registered psychologist has included nine years in the public sector in child protection and disability services and three years in the private sector as a rehabilitation consultant psychologist.