BHSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy, NZROT
I have been in this role with AUT since 2011. I have extensive clinical experience in mental health and problem solving therapy. I have worked in NZ and the UK as a mental health clinician and occupational therapist (current registration).
I work from the City Campus on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and the North Campus on Tuesdays. Please call or email me to make an appointment.
Send an email message to Helen Crossan
Phone: 09 921 9999 ext 8186
Mental Health Services - North Campus
BN, Post. Grad. Dip, R Comp.N
I am a New Zealand Registered Comprehensive Nurse, with over 20 years’ experience working in the Mental Health field. I’m “the new kid on the block” at AUT Health, Counselling and Wellbeing; and have just started here for the beginning of the 2015 year. I am comprehensively trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and I’m looking forward to using the skills I have to help students succeed personally and academically.
You’ll find me at the North Campus on Fridays.
Send an email message to Nicky Harvey
Phone: 09 921 9998
Mental Health Services- South Campus
MSW (Applied), PGDip Cognitive Therapy, PGCert HSc (Mental Health)
MANZASW, Registered Social Worker
My role at the South Campus is a combined role of Counsellor and Student Advisor – Mental Health, and I am available on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. I have a background in Social Work, and have specialised in mental health counselling, having worked in the child, adolescent and family mental health field for 14 years. My approach to working with clients is holistic, and keeps the family and other relational systems in mind.
I use a variety of models including Cognitive, Acceptance and Commitment (ACT), Solution Focused and Narrative therapies. My particular areas of interest are working with migrants and cultural issues, the interface of cultural and clinical issues, supporting those affected by mental health issues, and mindfulness-based therapies.
Send an email message to Seema Woollaston
Phone: 09 921 9999 ext 6937
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Last updated: 08-Jul-2015 1.51pm
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