BarCare has a wide referral network of professionals across NSW, including psychologists, psychiatrists, career managers and bereavement counsellors.

If you require confidential assistance, contact the director of BarCare, Jenny Houen, to arrange a consultation. Members in rural and regional areas can contact Barcare for assistance in locating an appropriate specialist closer to home.

The Bar Association’s sole involvement is to fund and promote the service to ensure assistance is available to all members in need. No information is provided to the Bar Association without the express permission of the barrister.

Consultations are held in the strictest confidence.

Bereavement counsellors

Dr Geoffrey Glassock MAPS

A registered psychologist with many years experience in the areas of loss and grief – particularly traumatic loss. He is an accredited marriage and family counsellor and experienced in dealing with interpersonal and organisation conflict. He has worked for sometime with people who have to deal with the loss & grief associated with organisational change.


Life Change Management


0408 436 676

Mal McKissock OAM

Bereavement Care Centre (for bereaved adults) National Centre for Childhood Grief (“A Friend’s Place”) is our charity which provides information and services for and about bereaved children.


Mal Kissock Bereavement Care Centre 14 Hollis Ave Eastwood, NSW, 2112


1300 654 556