Who we are

Assoc.  Prof. Michael Gradisar
Clinical Psychologist,
Clinic Director

Michael has been specialising in the treatment of adult and child sleep disorders (insomnia, circadian rhythm disorders) since 2002. He has provided training to over 420 psychologists throughout Australia on the treatment of paediatric sleep disorders, and published several research studies evaluating the treatment of insomnia and circadian rhythm disorders in children, adolescents and adults.


Neralie Cain
Clinical Psychologist 

Since completing Master of Psychology (Clinical) in 2009, Neralie has been specialising in the treatment of sleep disorders while working in a private psychology clinic in Canberra. There she was involved in setting up a multi-disciplinary Insomnia Treatment Program in conjunction with medical sleep specialists. She is currently completing a research PhD investigating the effectiveness of treatment for school-aged children with sleep problems. Neralie has several publications in areas relating to adolescent sleep.




Erin Leahy
Clinical Psychologist

Erin has completed extensive training in sleep across the lifespan, including internships in the assessment and treatment of paediatric and adult sleep disorders, and a postgraduate thesis in childhood sleep and anxiety. She has over 10 years experience working with children and adults with developmental disabilities (e.g. Autism Spectrum Disorders), in addition to experience in paediatric mental health, parenting support, behaviour management, and addictions counselling.


Mike Oliver

Mike has been working as a sleep therapist with the Child and Adolescent Sleep Clinic since 2011.

Trained in the treatment paediatric and adult sleep disorders, he specialises in adolescent mental health. In 2014 he completed a PhD in Clinical Psychology on the topic of adolescent coping skills. He has provided education seminars on the topic of healthy sleep habits and sleep disorders to high school students, parents and adult workers. He has also provided training to health professionals on sleep and circadian rhythm disorders for the Australian Psychological Society.

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