Gemma Tatangelo

Gemma Tatangelo

Psychologist
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)., GradDipPsych., PhD (Psychology), MPsych (Clinical)

Pronouns: She/Her

Approach

Gemma is a committed and empathetic psychologist. She is invested in facilitating a nurturing, non-judgmental environment where clients feel comfortable exploring the current difficulties and challenges in their lives. Gemma believes in the power of therapeutic relationships; she actively collaborates with her clients to achieve their therapeutic goals, considering the uniqueness of each individual’s journey.

Experiences and Interests

Gemma has worked with clients presenting with a range of mental health problems. Her professional journey has included various settings, including educational institutions, public health, and private practice. She is interested in working with adolescents and young adults who present with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, self-esteem issues, stress and burnout, sleep-related problems, eating difficulties, and poor body image.

Therapies

Gemma’s practice is grounded in evidence-based interventions, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). She utilises these therapeutic techniques whilst customising her approach to align with each client’s unique needs and preferences.

How is Gemma described by her clients?

Clients describe Gemma as compassionate, genuine, insightful, and calm. They appreciate her ability to create a warm and accepting space that encourages open communication.

Gemma Personally

In her personal life, Gemma values spending time with her family and friends, and she loves cooking, reading, and listening to music. She has a passion for continuous learning and personal development.