Elle Stübe is an Australian-based psychotherapist, trauma specialist and expert in relational trauma. 

Since 2008, she has pioneered her cutting edge psychotherapy, coaching and group work to transform the lives of hundreds of adults, adolescents, couples and families nationally and internationally.


Elle brings a deeply humanistic approach to her work - which centres on the centrality of relationship in all aspects of human experience. Her contemporary neuroscience informed paradigm emphasises the profound impact of early relational experience on adult mental and physical health; and elevates the therapeutic relationship to the single most important element in effective mental health treatment.

A trained somatic psychotherapist, Elle has extensive experience identifying and treating all forms of trauma - in particular the oft misunderstood and misdiagnosed symptoms of relational trauma - which include developmental, attachment and complex trauma.

Elle has undertaken training and professional development with some of the world's leading experts in the field, including Dan Siegel, Stephen Porges, Allan Schore, Bessel van der Kolk, Janina Fischer, Pat Ogden, Stan Tatkin, Gabor Mate, Bruce Perry and Karl Heinz Brisch. 

She is a passionate advocate for the vital relational needs of humans and believes that quality human-to-human connection is the single most important need of our time. 

Also a professional writer, broadcaster and presenter, Elle is a powerful contemporary voice in mental health - shedding fresh and compelling light on what it means to be human.

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