All clinicians are extensively trained and very experienced in handling most presenting problems, including anxiety, depression, stress, grief and anger.

Tara Clark

Managing Director/Clinician

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call (03) 477 7120
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Tara has twenty plus years experience as a Registered Clinical Psychologist, helping clients to identify negative life patterns and change them. She is warm, bright, interested and genuine. She understands problems quickly, gets to the core issues and challenges clients to change in an empathic way.

Main areas of interest

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Self esteem
  • Early life trauma (abuse, neglect)
  • Adult attachment issues
  • Abuse focused therapy
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Sexual functioning
  • Assertiveness
  • Stress management
  • Sex therapy

Qualifications and memberships

  • Bachelor of Arts, Honours (Psychology, University of Otago)
  • Master of Arts (Psychology, University of Otago)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology (University of Otago)
  • Registered Clinical Psychologist
  • Member New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists
  • ACC Registered Health Provider (both for sensitive claims and post trauma counselling)
  • Police-Approved Psychologist
  • EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing)
  • Member of EMDR New Zealand

When available

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm