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 […]

Vacancy: Psychotherapist, 22 month fixed term contract, Lower North Island

Competitive, market-based remuneration package Challenging and rewarding role, with a service development component Based in Hawke’s Bay, Rimutaka, Whanganui, Manawatu, Palmerston North (1 role will be based at community corrections site) Please note this is an ongoing recruitment due to more than one vacancy being filled.  Candidates will be contacted shortly after submitting their application […]

Vacancy: Psychotherapist (0.8FTE), Dove House, Glendowie, Auckland

We are looking for an experienced registered psychotherapist to join our counselling team, to help us deliver our unique Dove Hospice Model of Care.  This model supports and empowers people in the community to navigate holistically through the process of living with, and dying from life-threatening illnesses and its consequences. This challenging, yet rewarding role […]

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 […]

Vacancy-Art Therapist (Children and Family) 24 hours per week Te Omanga Hospice, Hutt Valley

Art Therapist (Children and Family) 24 hours per week Te Omanga Hospice provides specialist palliative care to people in the Hutt Valley through a multi disciplinary team approach We are looking for an Art Therapist experienced in working with children and family groups in health care, preferably in palliative area. This role includes: Providing specialist […]

THE PROMISE OF HOME -Pre-Conference Workshop – Issues for Children and Adolescents

THE PROMISE OF HOME -Pre-Conference Workshop – Issues for Children and Adolescents https://nzaop.wildapricot.org/resources/Pictures/2017%20children%20issue%20flyer%20Nelson.docx Thursday 9 March 2017 Nelson NZAP (New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists) has had a growing interest in children and adolescents and again this year, for the third occasion, we would like to bring some of this energy and enthusiasm together in a pre-conference […]

NZAP AGM 2017 Reports

Below are links to all the reports and documents for the NZAP 2017 Annual General Meeting Documents, scheduled for Saturday March the 11th at Founders Park & Whakatū Marae, Nelson. AGM Agenda 2017 AGM minutes 2016 Call for Nominations for Council Nomination Form Proxy Form   Report to AGM March 2017 – President Report to […]


  EMDR THERAPY TRAINING WITH DR TOM FLEWETT. in Wellington, Nelson, Dunedin, Auckland, Please go to the website below to get the 2017 training schedule. EMDR Institute trainings provided by Dr Tom Flewett are available in different sites across New Zealand for 2017.  EMDR Institute trainings take place over 2 x three day workshops.  After […]

The Cognitive Effects of Humour on Maladaptive Schemata: A Mixed Methods Study

Are you a counsellor? Are you interested in learning more about the role of humour in counselling? Do moments of shared laughter with a client ever stick out in your mind? Do they often accompany important turning points and shifts in perspective? Do you feel that humour is an ally, a foe, or perhaps something […]

Looking for Providers to contract to Toitoi Therapy Limited

Toitoi Therapy Limited is a Supplier Company contracted to ACC Sensitive Claims unit to provide counselling services to victims of sexual violence and their families or whanau under the Integrated Services Sensitive Claims contract. Toitoi Therapy Limited acknolwedge the Treaty of Waitangi and Te Tiriti o Waitangi. We also acknolwedge the diversity that exists in […]