Counselling & Therapy
Arletta van den Bosch - Private counselling/support for children & families affected by ASD.
Building positive interaction between parent and child.
Ph: (09) 908 7974, or 022 155 0149
Child's Play O.T. Ltd - Private OT practice that specialises in sensory integration therapy.
Ph: (09) 630 9314
CLIMB - offers support for children with autism and challenging behaviours, across home and school settings. Services include assessment and recommendations, ABA Therapy, school/kindergarten support or shadowing, parent and educator training, on-going supervision and individualised treatment plans.
Ph: (09) 419 5025
Dave McMillan - Private counselling/support for adolescents with ASD and their families.
Member of NZ Association of Counsellors (MNZAC)
Ph: (09) 483 7288
Everyday OT - offers 'one to one' clinic based SI interventions as well as therapeutic based programmes - Everyday Skate, Hang Out with Mates Holiday Programmes, and Adventure Day Camps.
Ph: (021) 02326398
Focus Therapy - Advisory Service for parents of children and adolescent with special needs, to support them in their unique, often very challenging role.
Ph: (09) 4793727
Hilary Mack - 'ASD friendly' Psychologist, with a specific interest in working with people with ASD who have OCD or other anxiety difficulties.
Ph: (021) 142 4838
Human Equine Assisted Learning - Counselling and Learning, Totara Park
Ph: (09) 576 8914
Inspiring Minds - Margaret Laird
Therapy for children with Autism ages 2+, working one-on-one
021) 048 6244
Irlen Diagnostic Clinic - Helping adults and children with reading, perceptual and processing problems.The Irlen Method is non-invasive, scientifically proved technology that uses colored overlays and filters to improve the brain's ability to process visual information.
Ph: (09) 576 5390
John Hibbs - Counsellor NZAC Master of Professional Practice, Diploma in Counselling (Merit)
Counselling children and teenagers, specialising in difficult to reach complex boys.
Ph: (09) 575 6091 or (027) 416 8880
Jules Adams - Private counselling/support for children with ASD and their families
Business: (09) 447 0121
Ph: (09) 445 7316
Mobile: (021) 274 0632
Psychological educational assessments; social emotional assessments and counselling; speech-language assessments and therapy; occupational therapy assessments and therapy; teaching; tutoring
Director - Marie Kelly
Ph: (09) 849 4232
Address: 642 New North Road, Mt Albert, Auckland 1022
Munira Haidermota - Registered Clinical Psychologist
Ph: (021) 101 6768
Ph: (09) 818 8728 or (021) 124 6603
Natasha Delgarno – Counsellor specialising in relationships and marriage where one or both partners have Asperger Syndrome/ADHD traits; youth and adults with Asperger Syndrome; support for parents of children with ASD; burnout and self-care.
Ph: (021) 393 846
Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre, 15 Surrey Crescent, Grey Lynn
Ph: (09) 360 0889
Pro-Ed Centre - Specialist in and treatment of learning difficulties and behavioural problems in children. They offer assessment of functioning & treatment for Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADD/ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Ph: (09) 478 5523
Philip Walker (New Beginnings Therapy) – family therapist who works with young people, adults and couples.
Ph: (021) 058 3234
Rainbow House - Specialist counselling services for children and adolescents with Asperger Syndrome.
Offers individual counselling, social skills groups, RDI Consultants.
Ph: (09) 520 4030
Riding for the Disabled
- Totara Park: (09) 262 0426, www.totaraparkrda.org.nz
- Henderson: Norma Hayword (09) 813 3030, www.hendersonrda.org.nz
- Ambury Park: (09) 634 0763, www.amburyparkcentre.org.nz/
- North Shore: (09) 426 8110
- Eastern Suburbs: Ruth Meltzer (09) 521 2275 or Beverley Hill (09) 522 2923
- Greenhithe: Sue Marett (09) 410 4995
Sound Therapy for Children
Ph: (021) 139 6649
Spectrum Care - Spectrum Care provides services for children, young people and adults with disabilities and their families.
Ph: (09) 634 3790
SPELD (Specific Learning Difficulties)
Provides information, assessment and tuition to families, whanau, schools, businesses and individuals living with dyslexia and other specific learning disabilities.
Ph: (09) 624 3771
Starfish Clinic - Clinical & eductional psychology, psychotherapies, psychiatry. For children, adolescents, adults and families.
Ph: (09) 372 3154
TripleP Healthy Families Ltd - Behavioural Psychology Practice
"Positive Parenting Programme" to help with everyday parenting problems
Ph: (09) 579 1794
Vital Services (Educational Psychology Practice)
Ph: (09) 520 3441
Justice Action Group – Colin Burgering
Ph: (09) 818 9413 or (09) 817 8762 or (027) 228 9121
Youth Law (legal advice, suspension etc)
Ph: (09) 309 6967