Welcome to the website of the New Zealand Association of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists

This website is aimed at increasing awareness about the role and activity of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy in New Zealand. Please stay and take ten minutes to read about us.

Child psychotherapists are a group of people who have psychodynamically based training, knowledge and skills in working with children and families who are experiencing difficulties in everyday life.  Child psychotherapists use a variety of approaches in working with whole families, groups or individuals of any age.

WHO IS A CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOTHERAPIST? - CLICK HERE

WHAT'S NEW ON OUR SITE? see the latest information posted from ACC , an article from the Guardian examining Therapy Wars: the Revenge of Freud and  latest research articles CLICK HERE

ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING CONFERENCE 2016 - CLICK HERE


Upcoming Events

WORKING SOMATICALLY WITH COMPLEX TRAUMA
Event Date: October 14 2016
Description:
Babies in Mind: Why the Parent’s Mind Matters
Event Date: October 03 2016
Description: This course will explore how the mind of the parent influences the developing mind of the child, from conception through infancy