Qualifications: Bachelor of Social Work; Diploma of Disability Studies; Accredited Mental Health Social Worker (AMHSW); Member, Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW); Member, Australian Association of Psychologists Inc (AAPi)

Name: Nitai Tibrewal

Profession: Accredited Mental Health Social Worker

New Referrals: 07 5646 3848

Service Location: Gold Coast & Telehealth

Specialties: Acute Stress Disorder, Adjustment Disorders
Anxiety Disorders, Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorders, Bipolar, Borderline Personality Disorder, Depressive Disorders, Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Neurocognitive Disorders, Complex trauma, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Somatic Symptom Disorders, Parent-child relationships as well as Couples and relationship dynamics.

Approaches: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), EMDR, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for Couples, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, Play-based therapies (Theraplay informed), Circle of Security, and Parenting.

Nitai is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker (AMHSW) and mental health clinician with extensive experience working with children, teens, and adults. He takes a holistic approach to therapy and believes everyone has the inherent wisdom to be their best self.

Nitai has experience working with anxiety, depression, PTSD, complex trauma, addiction, psychosis, eating disorders, personality disorders, self-harm and suicidality. He has previously worked in public health settings (QLD Health, NSW Health, Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne), non-government agencies (Headspace, Uniting Care and Red Cross), and private practice.

His practice is trauma-informed and based on attachment and relationship principles.  He works with individuals, couples, and traditional and non-traditional relationships.

His approach is evidence-based but he is firmly person-centred and authentic in his interactions. Nitai is dedicated to working with individuals and families from all backgrounds, including LGBTIQ+, First Nations Australians, and Culturally and Linguistically diverse communities.