AMITA SCHMITH - Promises Healthcare


Amita Schmith

MA (Couns), LLB, BA (Psych, SocSci)

Languages: English, Hindi


Amita has a wonderful passion for assisting people who face challenges with mental health, personality issues, family conflicts, and relationship troubles. With a rich background that includes growing up in India and marrying a European spouse, Amita has a unique understanding of both South Asian and European cultures. Her diverse experiences make her an excellent resource for those seeking support and guidance.

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Personality Difficulties (i.e. BPD, OCD & OCPD)
  • Family Conflicts
  • Relationship Difficulties
  • Couples Therapy
  • Understands South Asian & European cultures
Certifications and Accreditations
  • Master of Counselling, Monash University (Australia)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, EMDR (Parts 1, 2 and 3)
  • Bachelor of Laws

Amita is an incredibly talented and dedicated therapist who holds a Masters in Counselling from Monash University in Australia. Her approach to therapy is both solution-oriented and client-centred, with a particular emphasis on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Trauma-Informed Therapy. However, what truly sets Amita apart is her belief in the power of a strong therapeutic relationship in achieving successful outcomes. She creates a welcoming and non-judgmental environment for her clients, allowing them to feel safe and supported as they work through their issues.

Amita’s passion lies in helping individuals who face mental health issues such as Depression and Anxiety, as well as those dealing with personality difficulties like Borderline Personality (BPD) and Obsessive Compulsive Personality (OCPD). She also helps clients with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). She also assists clients in navigating family conflict and relationship difficulties. Her work at Promises involves supporting patients in both outpatient and inpatient settings, providing them with the care and guidance they need to move forward.

Amita’s unique background has given her a wealth of experience in working with individuals from diverse cultures. Having lived, worked, and studied in countries like Singapore, Denmark, Shanghai, and Mumbai, she has a deep understanding of the challenges that clients face in their unique cultural contexts. Her own experience growing up in India and marrying a European spouse has also given her an invaluable perspective on both South Asian and European cultures. Overall, Amita’s diverse experiences and expertise make her an exceptional resource for anyone seeking guidance and support in their journey towards recovery.