Areas of Expertise

Get help by seeing Anita, who has extensive experience with:

  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Panic Attacks
  • Phobias (Fear of specific things / situations)
  • Depression
  • Couples Counselling
  • Marriage Counselling
  • Grief & Loss
  • Coping with Pain & Pain Management
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Workplace Issues & Bullying
  • Managing Weight Loss
  • Self-Esteem & Confidence
  • Sports Psychology
  • Substance or Alcohol Abuse
  • Cigarette Smoking
  • Gambling
  • Hypnotherapy Psychologist
  • Involuntary Behaviours
  • Medicare, Private Health Insurers, NDIS, TAC and WorkCover provider
  • Psychologist Reports
  • Divorce Counselling (including: Counselling certificate for applicants married less than 2 years )

About

Anita is the Director and Principal Psychologist of People Psychology. She is an AHPRA Registered Psychologist with over 25 years of experience in psychological counselling and hypnotherapy. Anita works with clients of all ages and diverse backgrounds including adults, young adults, couples and families.

Anita has in-depth experience working with clients experiencing substance or alcohol abuse, cigarette smoking, gambling and other similar behaviours. She has helped many clients over the years with building assertiveness, confidence, self-esteem and an uplifted feeling of communication.

Anita is strongly committed to helping people improve their lives and wellbeing.

If you’re interested in learning more about how Anita can help you achieve your goals, please feel free to book an initial consultation with her.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Registered Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Latrobe University)
  • Graduate Diploma in Solution Oriented Hypnosis (Ampersand)
  • Graduate Diploma in Solution Oriented Counselling (Ampersand)
  • Graduate Diploma in Solution Oriented Therapy (Ampersand)
  • Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Research

You can read one of Anita Bonollo’s research papers, where she used hypnotherapy to help a young female client to recover from temporary hair loss (alopecia):

Treatment Approaches

Anita is skilled in using solution focused psychological counselling and hypnosis, focused psychological strategies, and other approaches. Anita’s work and dedication to using hypnosis as a counselling and support tool has shown positive and improved outcomes for her clients.

Anita has successfully applied her wealth of skills and knowledge to other untypical types of psychological interventions for conditions such as alopecia, tinnitus, and insomnia.

Provides Services To

  • Adults
  • Young Adults / Teenagers
  • Couples
  • Families

Languages

  • English

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It’s our People that makes us different

Our psychologists are equipped with methods, strategies and techniques that are not only research and evidence-based but are also based on years of experience of helping people from all walks of life.

When you come to People Psychology, we tailor our methods to best suit your circumstances as well as your short-term and long-term goals.