Registered Clinical Psychologist
MA (CLINPSYCH) (DISTINCT.) UNISA.
Claire is a registered Clinical Psychologist with the New Zealand Psychologists board and she is a member of the New Zealand Psychological Society. She trained at the University of South Africa and has worked in a variety of contexts within South Africa and New Zealand. She currently works as Clinical Psychologist for Counties Manukau District Health Board and in private practice.
Claire adopts a creative, compassionate and collaborative approach to therapy and has been trained to use a variety of therapeutic modalities, namely, systemic family therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, narrative and cognitive behavioural therapies.
Claire currently works with adolescents and adults and her areas of interest are:
Depression and anxiety
Transgender and Gender diversity
Parenting difficulties and skills
Interpersonal and relational difficulties
Grief and complicated bereavement reactions
Mondays and Tuesdays 8:00am - 3:30pm
Online sessions available Monday, Tuesday and Friday afternoons
Highland Park Medical Centre
14 Highland Park Dr
(in the Highland Park shopping centre, between the library and Countdown)
Claire's fees vary depending on the services provided. A standard session of 50 minutes for an individual is $175 (cash, eftpos or bank transfer to be paid on the day of your appointment). Any fees not paid at the time of consultation will incur a 15% invoicing charge.
For credit card payments a $5 handling fee will be added.
You may qualify for up to six free sessions if you are registered with your GP under the Wellness Support programme - please speak to your GP.