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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Nelson Conference 2017 “Research in the Maori World” Keynote address by John and Hilary Mitchell

“Research in the Maori World” Keynote address by John and Hilary Mitchell John and Hilary Mitchell have operated as Mitchell Research for nearly thirty years.  They have completed hundreds of reports on social investigations and Maori issues, including evidence for the Waitangi Tribunal.  They have published a number of books, including the four-volume series “Te […]

Indemnity Insurance

Dear Members You will shortly receive a letter from Rothbury Wilkinson, our Indemnity Insurance broker, advising you of a change to the section that relates to the provision of counselling should you be the subject of the complaint. The policy formerly stated that counselling services will be provided by EAP Services. As a result of […]

Treating Victims Like Criminals- Press Release NZAP Children and Adolescents Issues

Lyn Holdem, Judith Morris and Kyle McDonald issued this press release on Scoop Treating Victims Like Criminals Yesterday it was reported that 700 young people have been placed in police cells for more than 24 hours since 2010. “This is treating the victims of family abuse as criminals according to the Childrens and Adolecent Issues […]

Cost Cutting Costs Lives

Press Release: New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists 22nd April, 2016 *** The New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists supports calls for a nationwide enquiry into the Mental Health system, after more New Zealanders than ever before lost their lives to suicide last year. The NZAP gathered this week for its annual conference in Hawkes Bay and […]

NZAP Conference 2016 Programme Booklet

The full conference programme for the 2016 NZAP Confernece commencing Wednesday the 20th April is now available. Click here to download…

Ata 19.2 published

Ata Issue 19.2 is now available here. The issue contains a variety of papers, all of them from the 2015 Christchurch Conference. They include Fakhry Davids’ keynote address on the shifting ground of local psychotherapy, Alayne Hall and Margaret Poutu Morice on bicultural partnership, Sean Manning’s arguments for psychotherapy as a secular discipline and a […]