welcome to Discovering Strength

Denise Cran has been a Registered Psychologist since the year 2000.  She is passionate about helping people with disabilities and learning difficulties.  Denise spent the first 10 years of her professional career helping people with disabilities obtain and retain employment.  She then moved to working with children and adolescents and was employed by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (DEECD) as a Senior Psychologist.  More recently she has been working in Private Practice helping children diagnosed with Autism and other behavioural issues. 


Denise lives in Melton and has always worked in the Western Suburbs.  She is excited about launching her own venture – Discovering Strength - with her hand-picked team of dedicated and compassionate professionals.  Our clinic is also a Training Clinic for Provisional Psychologists who will attend your appointments with our fully qualified Psychologists to initially observe and assist as needed, and eventually work with our clients under the supervision of Denise.

latest news

We are expanding our services.  Ring us to see how we can help.


employment opportunities

If you are an experienced and qualified Psychologist, Speech Pathologist or Occupational Therapist, and you are looking to work in private practice, then you should consider joining our growing team! 


For more details about these exciting opportunities, please read the advertisement for each position below and download the position description:

For a confidential discussion about any of these positions and working at Discovering Strength, please phone Denise on 0417 543 644.

business excellence award Winners 2017

Discovering Strength is proud to announce that we were the winners in two categories at the 2017 City of Melton Business Excellence Awards!  Through hard work and innovative ideas, Denise Cran and her team won the Best Access and Inclusion Business Award and Best New Business - Mayoral Achievement Award.  You can read more about the awards here.

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