What can I expect from therapy with Dr Tanya Robinson?

Dr Tanya Robinson’s framework of understanding is Psychoanalytic. Psychoanalysis focuses on gaining insight into your mental health and relationships through uncovering subconscious content and through experiencing how your internal and interpersonal issues resurface in the patient-therapist transference relationship. Dr Tanya Robinson’s understanding of the human psyche has been influenced by the work of traditional and other more contemporary Psychoanalysts and specialist psychologists and social workers. 

Sessions of therapy with Dr Tanya Robinson:

* Have a therapeutic structure of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.

* You will be sitting on a chair or lying on a couch.

* Upholds to tradition of 50-minute sessions.

* The duration of the therapeutic time frame is medium to long-term.


Dr Tanya Robinson is a registered social worker and is a trained psycho-analytical therapist. She obtained specialised training in child psychology with a focus on play therapy and NICHD protocol interviews. She has advanced experience in family assessments and forensic investigations.

Dr Robinson has a practical approach to working Psychoanalytically and therefore draws on techniques from Systemic Family Therapy, Somatic Psychotherapy, Mindfulness, Interpersonal Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) when these modalities are considered helpful.

Dr Robinson draws on her many years of experience and in-depth knowledge of the field to design each individual therapy for the specific needs of a patient, child, couple, or family group.


  • Individual therapy.

  • Couples therapy.

  • Family therapy.

  • Child-centred therapy.

  • Group therapy.

  • Socio-Emotional Assessments.

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