Anita George (Dr.)

Anita George (Dr.) - Psychiatrist (BHA, MBBS, MPM, FRANZCP)

Dr George works from – Blaxland  on Wednesday and Penrith on Friday

Dr Anita George gained her MBBS at Sydney University, and has over 30 years’ medical knowledge. Her vast experience covers a broad range of mental health domains, promoting mindfulness across various settings and relationships as part of daily life.

Working across both public and private sectors, with veterans, females and the general adult population, Dr George’s focus is on a holistic recovery, encouraging a biopsychosocial framework of care, to be inclusive of cultural and spiritual domains.


Dr George’s focussed private practice commenced in 2014 and had her travelling the eastern side of Australia – from Melbourne to Townsville and Sydney.

Since 2016, Dr George has settled in Sydney and is expanding her private practice to the beautiful hinterland regions of the Blue Mountains, now an integral part of the Riverlands Team.

Dr George has special interests in the following:

  • Anxiety and Depression, Mood Disorders
  • General Adult, Women’s and Older Persons’ Psychiatry
  • Work & Service related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Workcover, CTP (Road Accident Insurance) & some other Third Party Payers
  • Substance Abuse issues (non-opioid, non-stimulant)
  • Eating Disorder
  • (Mother – Baby) Perinatal Psychiatry
  • Medico-Legal Reports, Fitness to Drive Reports, General Mental Wellbeing Reports (-NB: treating psychiatrist reports only)