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Dr Aileen Alegado
Clinical Psychologist


Dr Aileen Alegado is the director of Mindset Consulting and is a primary clinician at the practice. She’s a registered clinical psychologist who specialises in Schema Therapy, CBT, ACT and IPT and integrates a strong passion for therapy models that work. 

Aileen has gained her qualifications with high distinctions in NZ and has considerable experience across Australia and NZ both in the public and private health settings. These experiences include working with individuals, couples, groups and supervision of other clinicians. Aileen is committed delivering effective therapeutic models with realistic and measurable outcomes. Aileen specialises in assessment & treatment of mental health conditions, administration of neuropsychological assessment and psychometric tools.


She is also an experienced presenter and professional speaker who has played a proactive part in mental health awareness to the media, the community and organisational settings. She is a coach/ mentor for other clinicians and is a member and board approved supervisor for the Australia Psychological Society (APS).

Areas of Expertise

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

  • Schema Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Existential Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy and solutions focused approaches.

  • Public speaking, including development and delivery of psychology workshops and seminars to both consumer and corporate client groups.

  • Facilitation of leadership training and executive coaching using 360 assessment tools and other psychometric tests

  • Clinical supervision of counsellors, therapists, psychologists and other Business development, networking, creative strategy and marketing.

  • Neuropsychological test administration, interpretation, and feedback.

  • Research, project evaluations, and project management.

  • Employee assistance program provider (EAP)

Career History

  • Director and primary clinician at Mindset Consulting Psychology

  • Clinical psychologist at various leading private and public practices in both Australia and New Zealand

  • Professional speaker

  • Executive coach

  • Media consultant

  • Approved supervisor for other clinicians and psychologists.

Professional Affiliations

  • Registered Psychologist with the Association of Health Practioners in Australia (AHPRA).

  • Registered Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS).

  • Registered member of the APS Clinical College of Psychologists.

  • Member of the Association of Contextual and Behavioural Sciences (ACBS international).

  • Member of ACT therapists within Australia (

  • Registered member of the New Zealand Psychological Society and New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists.

  • Member of the Australian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapists (AACBT).

Founded in 2011 by Dr Aileen Alegado, Mindset Consulting is a boutique private practice operating directly out of our CBD Office. We provide tailored psychological services to individuals, couples, and groups.

Our mission is to deliver practical, evidence based interventions that work. 

We aim provide a compassionate and warm environment for you to work through difficult issues whilst empowering you with valuable insight and skills that will help you towards developing your best version of yourself. 

We do not believe in a ‘one size fits all’ approach. Each person who comes to see us is unique, which is why we specialise in integrating several different psychological models and tailoring them on a case by case basis so that our clients achieve the best results.

Want to know more?

Call us to learn more about Clinical Psychology and how it can help you.

Chat with Dr Aileen to determine whether Clinical Psychology is right for you.

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