Tanya Osicka

Psychologist

DPsych(Health) GDipPsych GradCertGer BA MAPS

Dr Tanya Osicka is a registered psychologist who has experience working in private practice settings and for health care organisations, and she has experience working with individuals and couples.  She is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS).

Tanya enjoys working with adults of all ages.  She is passionate about helping her clients to gain insight into the issues they are experiencing, so that they can work towards creating greater fulfilment and meaning in their lives.

In addition to her Doctorate in Health Psychology (Deakin University), Tanya has broadened her interest in ageing with a Postgraduate Certificate in Gerontology (Latrobe University).  She has co-authored two peer-reviewed publications, and continues to be involved in research in addition to being in private practice.

Treatment approaches adopted by Tanya include:

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT)
  • Narrative and life review therapies
  • Mindfulness

Tanya’s areas of interest include:

  • Depression, anxiety and stress
  • Cancer and other chronic health conditions
  • Fertility, infertility, miscarriage, termination and IVF
  • Parenting stress
  • Relationship issues
  • Positive ageing
  • Palliative care and end of life
  • Grief
  • Functional bowel disorders (e.g. IBS, coeliac)

Appointments with Tanya are availble on Fridays in our Sandringham location.

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