Clinical Psychologist

Vanina is a Clinical Psychologist with over 10 years of experience in private practice.

Her specialities and areas of interest include

  • Sexual and gender identity support around transitioning and HRT
  • Personality Disorder
  • Mood Disorder (depression and bipolar)
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma – C-PTSD
  • Adjustment difficulties
  • Self-harm
  • Loss of personal values
  • Relationship issues
  • Victims of domestic violence
  • Co-dependency
  • Emotional regulation skills
  • Low self-esteem

Vanina is available on Tuesday and Thursday and welcomes new patients from 17 years of age, adults and elders 65+, CALD and LGBTQIA+

Her therapeutic approach includes CBT, DBT, ACT, trauma focus, schema therapy, strength-based approach and emotional focus therapy.

In her spare time, Vanina loves being outdoors – surfing, catching up with friends and being active! She is also an avid reader and enjoys long drives and road trips.