Involves sessions with client and their family/ whanau as required.

Psychological Services

Our psychologists support individuals to manage changes to their mood, cognition or behaviour following their injury.

An individual may be seen by a clinical psychologist for a range of reasons including:

  • assistance to accept the injury and make adjustments to assist them to recover.
  • provide strategies to assist recovery by reducing stress and promote coping skills

  • teach strategies to manage changes to mood and improve mood
  • provide education to support understanding of brain injury and what has occurred.
  • teach strategies to manage anxiety
  • managing  any changes in behaviour
  • working with families to help them to adjust to changing roles in the family