8-10 Mansfield. St, Thornbury 3071.

Anthony Olsen

Anthony Olsen is a Melbourne based psychotherapist and Holotropic Breathwork practitioner. He incorporates transpersonal perspectives within a relational model, offering both Holotropic breathwork and Process Oriented psychotherapy as therapeutic tools. Please see his personal website MelbourneProcesswork for more information.

Anthony had his first experience of Holotropic breathwork in 1997, with one of Australia's pioneering Holotropic Breathwork practitioners, the Reverend Alf Foote. Alf Foote was a part of the key month-long workshops at the Esalen community during the 1980's when Stan Grof started to form the set and setting for Holotropic Breathwork.

Anthony worked closely in a therapeutic context with Alf Foote over a number of years exploring the power and potential of Holotropic Breathwork, which eventually lead to starting the Grof Transpersonal Training certification program in 2006. Anthony attended the training certification in 2013.

Anthony is available for one on one breathwork and psychotherapy sessions. Please call 0416 277 063 or visit his website for more information. In addition to his work as an Acupuncturist and Holotropic Breathwork facilitator Anthony also works as a web designer in Melbourne.

  • Member of Pacfa (Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia) Provider No. 27517


  • Advanced Diploma Health Sciences (Acupuncture)
  • Certificate in Holotropic Breathwork (Grof Transpersonal Training)
  • Member of Pacfa (Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia) Provider No. 27517

Upcoming Events (3)

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Rites of passage: 2024 Experiential Men's Group

Feb 27, 2024

Join us for this Men's Group special series of 10 sessions where we explore themes of connection, relationship, family, shadow and rites of passage. This is an opportunity to sit in circle with like-minded men for 8 sessions held monthly starting February 2024. This will be a group lead process where we open to explore deep and sometimes dis-owned themes via meditation, breath, and deep listening.


Naarm (Melbourne) March 2024 Double Breathwork Weekend

Mar 22, 2024

A double Holotropic Breathwork non-residential weekend workshop in March 2024. We invite you to participate in this Friday night, all day Saturday and all day Sunday workshop in Melbourne on the 22nd, 23rd & 24th of March, 2024.


Wollongong May 2024 Double Holotropic Breathwork

May 03, 2024

We invite you to participate in this non-residential Holotropic Breathwork weekend in the Wollongong / Illawarra NSW region. This workshop will run from Friday night, all day Saturday and all day Sunday workshop on the 3rd, 4th & 5th May 2024.



85 Gillies St VIC Australia

85 Gillies St VIC Australia