Meet Selma


Selma van Diest is a registered Clinical Psychologist and Sex Therapist and has been working with individuals, couples and their families providing treatment for psychological and sexual problems for over 8 years. Selma provides a client tailored approach supported by evidence based treatment protocols for various psychological disorders such as depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, weight management, health related issues and fertility. Within her psychology certification, Selma specialized in sexual dysfunction and relationship / intimacy issues. Selma van Diest is very passionate and dedicated about supporting her clients to improve their quality of life.

Her compassionate, open and empowering approach which focuses on the strengths and goals of the individual / couple, facilitates a professional connection and the development of a cohesive plan for attaining positive outcomes based on your needs. Selma is highly trained and experienced in providing practical strategies and advice to help you improve your situation and overcome your difficulties.

Trainings & specialist qualifications include: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), EMDR (trauma treatment), couple therapy.

Professional Board Memberships: President of the South Australian branch of the Society of Australian Sexologists (SASSA).

Selma is a registered Medicare provider and holds registration with the National Board of Psychology (AHPRA), Australian Psychological Society (APS), Society of Australian Sexologists (SAS) and is an accredited Clinical Psychosexual Therapist with SAS.

Selma’s consulting hours at our Topham Mall location:

Tuesday: 8 am – 7 pm

Other days/times available by appointment only


For more information about how the services Selma offers, her fee structure and optional rebates please visit her website:

To make an appointment with Selma, please contact her via phone/email at;

0468 815 114