Michiel Gonzales

Registered Psychologist

MS Psychology | PGradD Psychology | BA Psychology & Business | Member APS| Registered with AHPRA

Michiel is a registered psychologist and has extensive experience working in the mental health field with a variety of presentations. ‘I have learned that deep and lasting change is possible, that long-term issues can be resolved, and people can be free of emotional pain they carry by making sense of difficult experiences together, both past and present, and moving towards a place of self-understanding’. Michiel works with adults and adolescents using an integrative approach which is based on empathy and building a strong mutual respect and working relationship with clients.

Michiel’s approach to therapy is to help clients gain greater insight and awareness into their internal world and patterns of behaviour. He assists his clients in meeting their needs and goals by helping them effectively relate to themselves and other people. ‘With a look beyond just coping, I try to help people resolve the core emotional and relational causes of their anxiety and symptoms. Each one of my clients comes from a unique background and set of experiences, and I collaboratively tailor each therapeutic intervention to my client’s individual needs by drawing upon the following broad range of evidence-based therapeutic treatments: psychodynamic therapy, interpersonal therapy, schema therapy, acceptance commitment therapy (ACT), and CBT. 

My background and experience is working as youth counsellor at Youth Focus and working with participants from the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) who experience severe and enduring psychosocial disabilities. You are welcome to book an appointment to explore ways that we can work together to enhance your well-being.

Areas of Expertise

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • OCD and Panic Disorders

  • Interpersonal difficulties

  • Personality disorders

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Trauma & Complex Trauma

Appointment duration:  60 minutes

Sessions rates:

  • FACE TO FACE appointment $160 ( Medicare rebate $92.90, out of pocket $ 67.10)
  • ONLINE appointment available

Medicare rebate is available with a Mental Health Care Plan for individual appointments. 

Services offered by Michiel Gonzales

Location:                                            COPE Centre, 2 Lawrence Avenue, West Perth, 6005

Online/Telehealth counselling
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    Cancellation Policy: Appointments are precious and we appreciate you giving at least 24 hours notice if you cannot attend. For cancellations under 24 hours, 50% of the session rate will apply with no Medicare rebate.

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