Gabriella Petta

Gabrielle is a registered psychologist with over twenty years’ experience working with children, adolescents and adults.
Her clinical experience and interests include attachment, anxiety, depression, emotional regulation, trauma, abuse, childhood difficulties, parenting challenges, life transitions, relationships, sexuality, grief and loss.

Gabbie is warm, caring and welcoming. She utilises a strengths-based perspective to support her clients find their best way forward. In her work with older children, adolescents and adults she also incorporates Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Narrative therapy and Systemic family therapy. She engages younger children with play therapy.

She is also able to conduct psychometric and behaviour assessments as part of understanding children’s learning needs and behavioural presentation within the school setting.

Gabbie utilises evidence-based strategies to support her clients find their way through life’s difficulties to ultimately enjoy deeper, more satisfying relationships and greater wellbeing.

Gabbie has worked extensively with children, adolescents, parents and families in a variety of government and private settings including schools, foster and residential care, adoption services, court diversion programmes, sexual abuse support services, substance misuse and addiction treatment, women’s health, and parenting support.

She is experienced in providing individual, couples and family therapy. Her most recent experience is working with adolescent boys. In addition, she has designed and delivered parenting workshops, child protection training, and wellbeing programs.

Gabbie holds a Master of Psychology, is registered with AHPRA and is a member of the APS.

Services offered by Gabriella Petta

Adolescent Psychology

Supporting teenagers through difficult challenges

Adult Psychology

Support with life’s challenges

Children’s Psychology

Helping your child grow
Gabriella Petta
3 Alvan St
Mt Lawley WA 6050

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