Bundock Street Clinic is a specialist medical/allied health practice that provides a unique service to both mental health and podiatry patients.

Mental Health Team


We are pleased to introduce the expert practitioners and staff members who constitute our multi-skilled team at Bundock Street Clinic.

Associate Professor Doctor Satish Karunakaran

Doctor SatishKarunakaran is a consultant psychiatrist and the clinical director of consultation-liaison and ATODS services at the Townsville Hospital.

He is a member of the Central Examination Committee of the College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP). He is also on the faculty of the School of Medicine at James Cook University.

Doctor Wayne Scott

Doctor Scott is a Clinical Psychologist with vast experience in different clinical areas. In addition to his Doctorate in Psychology he is also qualified in law. He has had experience in the military (secondments to the British and Swedish Armed Forces). Doctor Scott has also published works in the areas of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Operational Stress and Psychometric Assessment.

Doctor Chris Richardson

Dr. Chris Richardson is a Psychologist with a particular interest and 18 years experience in the forensic domain. Her Doctorate was completed at the School of Criminology & Criminal Justice, Griffith University. Dr. Richardson writes Pre Sentence and other forensic reports for all levels of Court. In addition, with 8 years experience as a member of various Parole Boards, she has a particular interest in providing appropriate therapeutic interventions for offenders and others. This can include devising and defining sound relapse prevention plans for presentation in Court as required.

Roberta Porter

Roberta is our credentialed Mental Health nurse. She has years of experience in Mental Health nursing and risk management of psychiatric patients. Patients who are acutely unwell but are not comfortable with, or do not require hospitalisation still need close monitoring and appropriate liaison with families and GPs. Roberta will provide this invaluable function.

Podiatry Team

Judy Satish, Cindy Pascual and Ian Watts continue to provide expert podiatric care for their patients.

The clinic is happy to bulk bill podiatry patients under a DVA referral. Our podiatrists' field of speciality include aged-care and high-risk feet. Judy Satish Podiatry offers cost effective biomechanical assessment and orthotics. We believe in providing a holistic approach for all of your foot care needs. Ian Watts is an expert in dry needling.
Mental Health Services at Bundock Street Clinic is an independent practice. We thank you for your referrals and look forward to working with you to the benefit of your patients and their families.