Vacancy: Social worker, South Auckland

We are looking for a new team member for our very busy service. Are you an experienced social worker with knowledge of the dynamics of crisis intervention, sexual and family harm? Have you got links to local iwi and other relevant Māori networks? Are you able to work with a diverse population? The Counselling Services Centre […]

Vacancy: ACC Counsellor, South Auckland (self-employed contractor)

The Counselling Services Centre (CSC) is a not for profit agency located in South Auckland. Our funding comes from a variety of sources, including Ministry contracts, grants and donations. We are reliant upon this funding to be able to provide an affordable service to the people of Counties Manukau. There are three arms to the […]

2018 Trauma Education with Dr Leah Giarratano

Two highly regarded workshops intended for all mental health professionals providing practical skills and up-to-date research in traumatology. Each attracts 14 CPD hours. Endorsed by AASW, ACA and ACMHN. Treating PTSD 24-25 May, 2018 Auckland CBD 28-29 June, 2018 Wellington CBD See flyer for Australian dates This two-day program presents a highly practical and interactive […]

Vacancy: Psychotherapist, Ashburn Clinic, Dunedin

Psychotherapist Advert Ashburn Clinic An opportunity has arisen for a permanent full-time Psychotherapist to work at Ashburn Clinic in Dunedin, New Zealand. Ashburn Clinic is a psychiatric hospital and democratic therapeutic community established over 130 years ago. In catering for both privately and publically funded patients, Ashburn’s treatment model makes a significant and unique contribution […]

Conference and Professional Development Review recommendations

The following report was presented to Council for discussion at their meeting in July 2017: Conference and Professional Development Review Recommendations

Vacancy: School Counsellor, King’s College, Auckland

Key Pastoral Care Role Comprehensive guidance and counselling programmes and services Developmental/Preventative focus The successful applicant will need: An appropriate tertiary level qualification in counselling Experience working with adolescents Knowledge of current issues in learning support and pastoral care in a secondary school setting To assist with the design and delivery of the personal development […]

Speaking out for mental health and young people

13 Reasons How We Can Help Young People Survive and Thrive “Let 13 Reasons Why turn to 13 Reasons How to make a difference to the wellbeing of our young people. These could be made a priority in this election year. We could make a big change in the terrible statistics of youth suicides in […]

Facilitating and supporting mental health and wellbeing in clients – two MUST HAVE books

The Professional Practice of Psychology will be of interest to all professionals who work to facilitate and support the mental health and wellbeing of their patients/clients. The book has 34 chapters covering diverse topics including, ethical issues and working with Māori, Pasifika, Asian, Indian peoples and refugees. Other chapters include privacy, confidentiality, child abuse and neglect, professional […]