Dr Joseph Fleming (PhD)

Senior Registered Social Worker
Joseph is a very experienced counsellor/therapist and an Accredited/Registered Mental Health Social Worker. He has developed a calm and relaxed style of counselling working within areas such as; Depression, Anxiety, Anger Management and Drug and Alcohol addictions.

Joseph’s calm, relaxed style, enables him to work successfully within all areas of therapeutic intervention. Joseph’ s strengths-based, outcome-focused approach to counselling draws on his substantial training and experience, enabling him to tailor each session to meet your individual needs.


Joseph’s areas of interest include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety-related disorders including phobias, panic attacks, obsessive-compulsive behaviour and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Workplace issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Parenting
  • Disability
  • Personality Disorders
  • Domestic Violence and aggression
  • School related issues such as; bullying, school refusal and behavioural difficulties
  • Relationship and interpersonal difficulties
  • Workers’ compensation and insurance reports

With over 25 years of experience, Joseph combines several evidence-based therapeutic modalities in his practice, including:
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), Mindfulness Therapy and Schema Therapy.

Joseph has worked across Australia and overseas with a diverse range of clients in several different services including employee counselling services, universities, community agencies, addictions counselling services and correctional facilities. Additionally, he had conducted workshops, training and consultancy to government departments, community groups and corporations. Joseph is also experienced in suicide intervention and crisis intervention and has conducted numerous critical incident debriefings for local businesses and national corporations.

Joseph’s desire is to work with individuals (children, adolescents and adults), couples, and families to help people on their paths of recovery to wellness. Joseph provides a safe and supportive therapy environment, in which people can explore their presenting issues.

Joseph is a Counsellor/Registered Mental Health Social Worker and his sessions are Medicare rebateable with a Mental Health Care Plan.

Joseph runs his own independent practice and engages Clear Health Psychology to provide administrative and other business services to enable him to provide assessment and treatment to his clients.

Appointment duration: 51 minutes

Sessions rates:

Individuals: $190.00 per appointment

Couples: $200.00 per appointment

Family Counselling: $210.00 per appointment

Medicare rebate is available with a Mental Health Care Plan for individual appointments.

Cancellation Policy: Appointments are precious, and we appreciate you giving at least 24 hours’ notice if you cannot attend. For cancellations under 24 hours, 50% of the session rate will apply with no Medicare rebate.

Dr Joseph Fleming (PhD)
15 Adelaide Street, Fremantle
Fremantle WA 6160

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231 Timberlane Drive
Woodvale WA 6026

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