Meet Alana

MY AREAS OF INTEREST:

Children:

  • Anxiety, stress and adjustment difficulties
  • Attachment issues
  • Behavioural issues and parenting support
  • Depression
  • Grief and loss
  • Trauma
  • School difficulties including relationship and bullying issues

Adults:

  • Perinatal & Prenatal Issues
  • Postnatal Depression (PND)
  • Postnatal Anxiety
  • Anxiety, stress and adjustment difficulties
  • Depression
  • Relationship issues
  • Parenting Concerns
  • Trauma Counselling

ALANA TONKIN

Registered Psychologist

I work with adults, children and adolescents with a range of issues, and have special interests involve paediatric and perinatal mental health. I utilise a variety of evidence based approaches including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, attachment based interventions, play and creative therapies and behavioural interventions.

I am particularly passionate about supporting children, adolescents and their families impacted by anxiety. Through a gentle, professional and strengths based approach, I aim to provide compassionate and practical support, using evidence based interventions to support my clients to overcome challenges and improve their quality of life.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

I am a Registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). I commenced practice as a Psychologist in 2008 and has experience in the assessment and treatment of a range of presenting issues with children, adolescents and adults in both the private and public sectors.

HOURS:

Alana is available 9am – 7pm on Tuesdays & Thursdays.

CONTACT ALANA

You can call or text Alana on 0425 252 503 or you can submit your enquiry using the form below.