Dianna is an experienced Counselling Psychologist, Couple Counsellor and Fertility Counsellor in Melbourne. She is passionate about relationship counselling and creates strong connections with her clients through transparency, respect and mutual reciprocal communication. Her clients feel comfortable in the knowledge that they are able to open up about their concerns or issues significantly impacting their relationship in a safe and confidential environment. The mutual respect and reciprocal nature of Dianna’s approach allows her to use a variety of evidence based practices and techniques to help her clients get to a place that is healthier and happier through developing respect and understanding. Dianna has helped hundreds of people in this way over the past 20 years.
Dianna’s passion in helping couples recognise what they are bringing to the relationship and the impact it has on themselves, as well as their partner, is the foundation of her approach. This has seen her help many couples improve their communication, resolve long-standing disagreements, address their fertility needs, develop trust and respect, overcome struggles with sex and intimacy, move through life transitions, navigate family influences or to reconnect.
In Addition, Dianna’s interest and extensive knowledge in working with romantic relationships is extended to working with family relationships, friendships, relationships at work, small businesses and partnerships. As a registered and qualified Counselling Physiologist she works with individuals and families in successfully helping them to deal with a variety of needs, such as depression, anxiety, loss and grief, anger, narcissism, emotions, fears, indecision, sensitivity and troubles related to work and career.
Finally, Dianna has led group programs that have helped people to improve their self-awareness, sensitivity, understanding of how they perceive the world, IVF and Fertility. Dianna prefers to collaborate with her clients and engage them in open and honest discussions around their main areas of focus, the duration of the work, how progress will be reviewed, and what success looks like. Dianna’s clients are active participants in the therapeutic process and ultimately, in their own healing beyond the counselling room. Dianna is able to offer face-to face, SKYPE-based and telephone-based meetings.