Marten Johns


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Psychological services

Psychological services seek to assist the individual in dealing with how they feel, think and interact, aiming to reduce distress and enhance emotional wellbeing.

Couple and Family Therapy

Most relationships become strained and difficult at various times in life. Couple and Family Therapy assists in exploring the complexity of relationships and devising strategies for change.

Mediation and Family Dispute Resolution

Mediation is a process by which a neutral third party helps people in conflict to negotiate a mutually acceptable agreement, developing options and alternatives to gain a practicable solution.

Children & Adolescents

Psychological services for children, teenagers and parents relating to ADD, ADHD, Aspergers, Conduct Disorders, Learning Problems, School difficulties and Bullying.


Marten is a registered psychologist with the South Australian Psychology Board, and is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society.

He has trained extensively in counselling, family therapy, individual therapy, relationship counselling and health. Marten has worked in the welfare field providing services, the workplace setting and critical incident management for children, adolescents and adults.. His clinical experience ranges across childhood behavioural and developmental problems, substance abuse and dependence, attachment problems and adult mental health problems.

Marten takes a unique approach to psychotherapy with a focus on family systems, attachment, mindfulness, neuro-psychotherapy, cognitive and behavioural therapy.  Working with a client’s presenting request, an approach is tailored to suit individual and family needs.

In addition to providing services in private practice Marten has been involved with the training and supervision of Counsellors, Psychologists and Family Therapists from  University and TAFE, and currently teaches students involved in the Complex Needs Clinic at Bower Place.  Marten is an executive Board Member of the Australian & New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy.

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Level 4, Suite 413, 33 Pirie Street Adelaide SA 5000 marten@martenjohns.com.au (08) 8221 6066

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