Mercedas Taaffe-Cooper registered psychologist in Adelaide

Registered Psychologist

Mercedas Taaffe-Cooper - Registered Psychologist in Adelaide

Founder/Owner of CounterPunch Pty Ltd

​​Coaching Services

I specialise in teaching emotional regulation and resilience to teenage boys. We also facilitate and license combat coaches to deliver the CounterPunch program.

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  • MSc Clinical Psychology; BSc Psychology; BSc Sports & Exercise Science
  • Former World & European kickboxing champion
  • Best-selling author of Elevate Your Life
  • 40 years of experience coaching teens and training coaches


Teach teens how to connect with themselves, relate to those around them and communicate their full potential.


Helping Teenagers to belong using my love of physical activity, particularly combat sports, as a medium to teach them how to be happy.

Mercedas Taaffe-Cooper registered psychologist in Adelaide

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If you are a parent of teenage boys or if you coach teenage boys then you will love CounterPunch.

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