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Andrew Macgregor

Registered Psychotherapist, Dip Psychosynthesis Counselling (NZ), Dip Psychosynthesis Psychotherapy (NZ), EAP Counsellor/Therapist.

Location: Youthline House, 13 Maidstone St, Ponsonby, Auckland
Phone:     021 1162636,
Email:      andrewmacgregorpsychotherapy@gmail.com
All enquiries very welcome

Statement of Purpose: Andrew's intention is to work alongside people, to help them make their own changes and new meanings as part of their life's journey to greater wholeness. He has experience working with a deep range of client issues and works with people's search for purpose, meaning and value in their lives.

Andrew offers psychotherapy and counselling for individuals and couples and has over fourteen years experience assisting people to make important changes in their lives.

Modalities: Andrew works with a range of modalities of Psychotherapy and Counselling. In particular Psychosynthesis Psychotherapy and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma of Psychosynthesis Counselling (NZ)
  • Diploma of Psychosynthesis Psychotherapy (NZ)
  • EAP Counsellor/Therapist
  • Couples Therapist

Memberships:

  • Member of New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists
  • Member of New Zealand Association of Counsellors
  • Registered Psychotherapist with the Psychotherapists Board of Aotearoa New Zealand

Specialisms: Andrew has particular experience and expertise with:

  • Desire for Change / Need for Change
  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety (panic attacks and other experiences)
  • Stress Levels
  • Suffering/Overwhelm
  • Trauma/Abuse
  • Job/Lifestyle Concerns
  • Loss of Meaning
  • Social Phobia
  • Depression (feeling numb or stuck or anxious, and other experiences)
  • Anger Management and Understanding
  • Change of old patterns of behaviour
  • Men’s Issues
  • Couple Counselling /Therapy
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexuality
  • Emotional issues
  • Family challenges
  • Aging
  • Experiences of Separation, Loss, Grief
  • Loneliness
  • Spiritual Awakening
  • Personal Development/Growth
  • Self Discovery, Self Direction and will work
  • Communication Development

Experience: Over fourteen years combined experience in counselling and psychotherapy for Adults. Andrew has worked in private practice, Relationship Services Whakawhanaungatanga, Employee Assistance Programmes, the Student Wellbeing Centre Unitec, Youthline and in the Public Mental Health sector, currently with several Primary Health Organisations (PHO's).

Professional Accreditation: Registered Psychotherapist with the Psychotherapists Board of Aotearoa New Zealand (under the Health Practitioners Competency Assurance Act 2003), Member of New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists, Member of New Zealand Association of Counsellors.

Location: Youthline House, 13 Maidstone St, Ponsonby, Auckland.

Andrew has morning, afternoon and evening appointments available by arrangement. 24 hours notice for cancellation of an appointment is required please.

Costs: Individuals $120 (for 50 min session). Couples $130. Partial funding may be available through WINZ if you are a beneficiary or student. Payment is by cash or cheque at the end of each appointment.

Enquiries welcome: To make an appointment you can phone or text Andrew on Ph. 021 1162636 Please leave a detailed message so Andrew can respond to you. Email: andrewmacgregorpsychotherapy@gmail.com