Alita Pereira

Alita is the founder of and principal counsellor for Be Right Here.

Working with men, women and children for over 20 years in a number of roles across both government and non-government community welfare organisations including case management, child protection, community development and counsellor and has experience across a broad range of areas including community health, social issues, mental health, trauma and child and adolescent counselling.

She is experienced and skilled in counselling people through a range of life’s difficulties including assisting those suffering from:

  • long-term unemployment due to a range of mental health issues
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • grief
  • loss
  • trauma
  • PTSD
  • addiction
  • personality disorders
  • emotional and behavioural disorders.

She has  training and experience in Cognitive Based Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Solutions Focused Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Therapy and Family Systems Theory.  Using an Evidence Based Practice of Attachment and Trauma, Neuro-sequential Model, Systems Ecological Theory,  Feminism and Anti-Oppressive Theories.

Alita is able to provide psycho-social assessments, support and referrals.

Book an appointment with Alita today.

At Be Right Here, we use PowerDiary, so that you can book directly with our counsellors.