After completing an Honours degree in Psychology at the University of NSW, Ana Guinea started her career as a Researcher at the University of Sydney. She worked in the clinical psychology area at Royal North Shore Hospital, St Vincent’s Hospital, Prince of Wales Hospital and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital before working for the NSW Government. She has also worked for several not for profit organisations.
Ana is a highly experienced and versatile registered psychologist with specialist skills in research, statistical analyses and program evaluation. She has numerous published papers in medical journals and extensive experience in delivering solutions for both workplaces and individuals.
She has completed a Master of Science in Medicine (Metabolic Health), with a focus on diabetes and obesity, in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Sydney.
The Master program was developed and delivered by international leaders in the field of diabetes and metabolic health with intensive face-to-face components held in the University of Sydney’s state-of-the-art Charles Perkins Centre research and education hub.
Ana Guinea is the founder and principal psychologist of Small Steps Matter (SMALL STEPS, BIG CHANGES). She has developed the Small Steps Matter Program to manage and reverse obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Ana is able to provide services under Medicare (Provider number – 5517251T). She is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA) and is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).