Katharine Xu | Registered Psychologist at Raise the Bar Clinic

Katharine Xu

Pronouns: she/her
Educational and Developmental Psychology Registrar

Katharine Xu is an Educational and Developmental Psychology Registrar who is passionate about supporting people with their learning, as well as their social and emotional wellbeing. Her areas of interest include educational assessments, emotional regulation, sleep, attention difficulties, neurodivergence, and learning difficulties.

Katharine has experience conducting psychological assessments to help children and their families understand their capabilities and challenges. She also has experience using therapeutic interventions to support children and young people with various concerns such as emotional regulation, self-esteem, anxiety, and sleep. Katharine values taking strengths-based, client-centered, and family-centered approaches to her work.

Clinic Schedule

Katharine’s clinic days are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday


Currently accepting child and adolescent assessment clients


Currently accepting counselling clients aged 5 to 12 years for support with emotional regulation, anxiety, depression/mood, sleep and self-esteem


  • Master of Educational and Developmental Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Professional Associations / Accreditations

  • Registered member of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)