About

Tania Gal is a Registered and Qualified Professional Counsellor for Time For Yourself Counselling Practice. The practice is located and operates within the Hampstead Health Family Practice in Lightsview and is a “Child Safe Environment”.

Tania’s professional qualifications include: Diploma of Counselling (Major in Grief & Loss), Certificates III and IV in Disability and Certificate III in Education Support.  Tania is a member of The Australian Counselling Association (ACA).

Tania’s counselling experience, consists of working with adults and children who are faced with grief and loss, anxiety or depression, and relationship issues (which includes individual or couple counselling). Tania is a warm, caring and empathetic person, who has a strong passion for working with and helping people manage and improve their mental health and well-being.

As well as counselling experience, Tania has twelve years experience working in the educational sector with children in schools and students with disabilities. Tania enjoys working with children, developing trusting relationships and providing a positive and safe learning environment, helping them flourish and achieve new goals.

Tania has also worked as a volunteer, working with adults with disabilities and people who are homeless, and has a good understanding of the complexities of people who are faced with homelessness.

As part of the counselling service that Tania provides, various counselling techniques and therapies are used, which include:

With Tania’s qualifications, skills and life experiences, she is able to provide a supportive and therapeutic counselling environment, whilst helping people emotionally to “make small steps for new paths” so they are able to achieve new goals and positive outcomes.

Hours of practice:   Monday & Wednesday 5pm to 9pm, Thursdays 9am to 9pm, Saturdays 9am to 4pm.  To make an appointment or enquiry, call between 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.
Counselling Service: Provides support for adults, teenagers and children.
Referrals: No referrals are required for appointments.
Fees: Cost of initial consultation is $60 (for 1.5 hours) / Follow-up appointments $55 (per hour). Rebates are available for members of Doctors Health Fund and Medibank. Cost stays the same for adults, teenagers and children.

Please phone 0490 818 629