Dr Tania van Megchelen, B. Sc. Psych. (Hons), M. Psych (child and family), D. Psych (clinical), MAPS, is a registered clinical psychologist, a full member of the Australian Psychological Society, a registered practitioner with AHPRA, an author and presenter. Tania has worked in the health field since 1998.
Tania is dedicated to patient-focused mental health, innovation, collaboration, and promoting wellness with her patients. Tania provides assessment and treatment of people with mental health difficulties including anxiety, depression and low mood, PTSD, trauma, and Bi Polar among others. She also works with people with diverse gender.
She works dynamically with the techniques and theories of Psychoanalysis, Lacan, Mindell, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT), Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Art therapy, and trauma informed practice. She is a caring, dedicated and client focused practitioner.
She has presented and convened at National and International conferences, cited and acknowledged in several published books including the International best seller ‘Not Knowing. The Art of Turning Uncertainty into Possibility’ by D’ Souza and Renner (2014).
Specific areas of interest include working with young adults (18-25), adults, older adults, and couples who experience difficulty or with:
|Anxiety||Mental Illness||Bi Polar Disorder|
|Depression||Chronic Disease||Panic Disorder|
|Trauma||Phobia||Parenting, Postnatal and Perinatal concerns|
|Gay & Lesbian GLBTIQAP||ADHD in adults||Antenatal Depression|
|Gender||Anger||Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder|
|Grief & Loss||Assertiveness, Self-Esteem & Confidence, Relating, Communication||Terminal Illness|