Kristi Mazalin

Kristi Mazalin

Bachelor of Arts, Graduate Diploma in Psychology (Advanced), Master of Psychology (Professional), Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Pronouns: She/Her

Kristi is a warm and down-to-earth psychologist. She fosters an open and non-judgemental therapeutic space so her clients feel safe and comfortable to explore their needs and concerns.


Kristi is passionate about providing a warm, safe, and non-judgemental space for her clients to feel heard and seen. She is committed to providing a collaborative and person-centred approach to help clients explore their authentic identity, and work through their personal therapy goals and challenges. Kristi prioritises building a strong therapeutic alliance with clients by establishing warmth, compassion, trust, and respect

Experience and Interests

Kristi enjoys working with clients who experience signs of anxiety, depression, chronic pain, occupational burnout, stress, and adjustment related challenges. Kristi strives to create a welcoming and inclusive environment by employing a strength-based approach that fosters self-acceptance. She is particularly passionate about using this strength based approach for neurodiversity affirming care, which celebrates her client’s unique strengths and differences. Kristi’s interests stem from her previous experiences in both hospital and private practice settings, where she worked with clients of all ages in areas such as eating disorders, autism, ADHD, chronic pain, and mood disorders.


Kristi uses an eclectic combination of evidence-based therapies, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), attachment theory and mindfulness to tailor therapy to the unique needs of each client.

How is Kristi Described by Her Clients?

Kristi is described as gentle, warm, calm, and affirming. She is known for the compassion and kindness that she extends to others.

Kristi Personally

Kristi enjoys playing social netball, running, spending time with her dog, walking in nature, reading a book, and trying new baking recipes. She also loves spending time with friends and family.