Areas of Expertise

Michele Wilesmith can help you and has extensive experience with multiple psychological, emotional, and mental health needs, including:

  • Adult (18 years+) & Child/Adolescent/Teenager/Young Adult (14-17 years) Issues
  • Anxiety (including Social Anxiety)
  • Depression
  • Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Panic Disorder
  • Panic Attacks
  • Phobias (Fear of specific things / situations)
  • Stress
  • People with a disability – can develop individualised strategies
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Anger Management
  • Life Transitions
  • Adjustment Issues
  • Grief & Loss
  • Medicare, Private Health Insurers, NDIS, TAC and VIC WorkCover / NSW SIRA provider
  • Psychologist Reports
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation


Michele Wilesmith is a registered psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) who provides psychological counselling and support for children/teenagers/adolescents/young adults (14-17 years) and adults (18 years or older). She believes that clients are the experts in their own lives, and she is passionate about helping people find solutions on their own terms.

Michele has worked across both the public and private sectors supporting individuals and their families to achieve their goals. She enjoys working with a wide range of issues, such as anxiety, panic disorder, phobias, depression, trauma, and stress.

Michele utilises an eclectic style of therapy, drawing from a range of interventions that are backed by evidence whilst being tailored specifically to the client’s individual needs. She provides a warm, safe, and friendly space which allows clients to feel at ease during the counselling process. Michele adopts a person-centred approach, focusing on empowering clients to drive their own change and supporting them to live rich and meaningful lives.

How can Michele help you? Whether you need support, guidance, motivation or counselling, she can assist you in your journey. Please feel free to book an initial consultation with her.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (Hons)
  • Graduate Diploma of Psychology
  • Bachelor of Teaching/Arts (Hons)
  • Member of the Australian Association of Psychologists Inc. (AAPi)

Treatment Approaches

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Schema Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution-Focused Therapy

Provides Services To

  • Adults (18 years or older)
  • Children/Adolescents/Teenagers/Young Adults (14-17 years)

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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.