Ms Smitha Vincent Social Worker

The Anna Centre - Remote 117a Queen Street, Bendigo, Victoria, 3551


Phone03 5442 5066(Landline)Phone03 5441 2812(Fax)
The Anna Centre - Remote 117a Queen Street, Bendigo, Victoria, 3551
Map for 117a Queen Street, Bendigo, Victoria, 3551


Smitha is an authentic and compassionate Accredited Mental Health Social Worker providing counselling services. Her passion and interest are in Complex Trauma and Grief. She engages with client presenting with depression, anxiety, chronic pain, grief and loss, relationship challenges, workplace issues, life transitions, mild to moderate personality disorder with borderline pattern, alcohol and other drug dependence. Smitha aims to bring values of honesty, authenticity, compassion and safe therapeutic relationship to the counselling space. She is trained in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Compassion Focused Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Mentalisation Based Therapy, as well as Complex Trauma Treatment. She is dedicated to professional development and supervision.

Qualifications and Experience


  • 2013 – 2015: Master of Social Work, Flinders University, South Australia


  • 2022: Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) Accredited Mental Health Social Worker

Working Hours

This Week

Tuesday:4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Specialisation and Services

Area of Focus

  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bullying
  • Counselling
  • Depression
  • General Counselling
  • Life Transition and Adjustment Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Pain Management
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorders
  • Parenting
  • Personality disorders
  • Relaxation training
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Development
  • Stress
  • Supervision
  • Trauma
  • Victim of Crime
  • Women's Issues
  • Workplace Issues


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Body Psychotherapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Eclectic
  • Internal Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness
  • Psychotherapy

Patient Focus

  • Adults
  • Older adults
  • Women
  • People with disabilities
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities
  • Couples
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander