Dr Tania Pietrzak

Services – Psychologist
BSc, Grad.Dip.Appl.Psych (Counselling), Ph.D., MAPS, CClin, Member A.S.H

Dr Tania Pietrzak is a clinical psychologist and hypnotherapist working at Dandenong Digestive Health on Thursdays.

Tania works with clients who have digestive health problems where there may be an emotional issue, chronic pain, stress or trauma contributing to their digestive health. She also works with clients who have a broad range of issues such as depression, anxiety, trauma, addictions. She has over 10 years experience working with children, adolescents, families and adults.

Tania has previously worked in a range of government and educational settings, and has received further psychology training in the USA.

She has a specialisation in children’s health and well-being, particularly in the early detection of and intervention for severe behaviour disorders. Tania has significant experience running training courses for parents and other mental health clinicians. She has a PhD in the area of early intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and parent stress outcomes. Tania uses an eclectic approach in her therapy including cognitive behaviour therapy, hypnosis, and motivational interviewing. Her area of interest and experience includes women’s health, sexual health, promoting personal, emotional and spiritual growth, positive psychology, social skills training, depression and anxiety.

Medicare rebates available for clients on a mental health care plan from their doctor, psychiatrist or paediatrician. Bulk billing available for clients on a health care card or pension card. Tania is also registered as a health care provider with most private health insurers. Tania is a mother of two children and in her spare time loves to ballroom dance, tango and salsa.