About Anne

Anne Maranda is a registered nurse with over 30 years’ experience, specialising in mental health, aged, and palliative care. As a result, Anne understands the importance of finding meaning and purpose around major life changes and transitions.

Anne’s nurse training and experience counselling individuals was enhanced through higher education study in the Humanities (BA) and Sciences (M Sc). Anne believes awareness of the complex social, cultural and historical factors influencing peoples lives increases understanding of human behaviour.

Anne has been trained in advanced group facilitation skills and has experience in leading groups in education and clinical settings. She has also had Respecting Patient Choices – Advance Care Planning facilitation training.

Anne is an Accredited Instructor with The Birren Centre for Autobiographical Studies and went through the GAB group experience herself over an 8-week period. The GAB experience has helped her own transition to a new life stage.

Anne Maranda

Your Guide and Instructor

Other services also available


Free introductory talk

Meet Anne and find out how Guided Autobiography can help you tell your story.

Individual Sessions

For those wanting to review their life more deeply after a GAB group.

Memory Posters

Digital and Mixed Media Posters that include special people, places and events.


Hand Made Storied Photo Book

Assistance with capturing the stories behind your snapshots and production of a photo book.

Life Story Writing

Assistance with documenting your story for posterity
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