Dr Harvey has over 20 years of experience working in educational settings, including public and private schools. Her diverse experience includes dyslexia testing and diagnosis, educational assessment (dyslexia, learning difficulties, giftedness, learning disability, literacy skills), counselling and professional consulting. She works with children, adolescents and adults. Originally a primary school teacher, she then moved into special education, working with primary-aged students with challenging behaviours.
While completing a Doctorate in Educational Psychology, she worked as a psychologist in primary, secondary and tertiary educational settings, as well as various community organisations such as SPELD Victoria. Dr Harvey lectured at the University of Melbourne, topics included ADHD, specific learning disorders (Dyslexia) and managing challenging behaviours.
Dr Harvey specialises in the assessment and diagnosis of dyslexia for children, adolescents and adults in the North Western region of Melbourne, Victoria. If you, or your child is having problems with reading, maths, spelling or writing, contact Jacqui to discuss these difficulties further, they could be related to a form of dyslexia.
Dr Harvey also develops individual educational plans for students based on assessment results. She offers ongoing consultation regarding implementation and modification of the plan to meet the changing learning needs of the student.
Bachelor of Teaching, Deakin University
Bachelor of Education, Deakin University
Graduate Diploma of Psychological Studies, Deakin University
Graduate Diploma of Psychology, Deakin University
Doctor of Educational Psychology, The University of Melbourne
Dyslexia. Specific Learning Disorders. General Learning Difficulties. Giftedness. Learning Disability.
Psychologists Board of Australia
Member - Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)
Fellow - APS College of Educational and Developmental Psychologists (FCEDP)
Member - Learning Difficulties Australia (LDA)
All services are by appointment only. Please contact Jacqui directly to make an appointment.