|Specialist Areas:||Adolescent development, Anxiety, Attachment, Depression, Domestic violence, Grief and bereavement, Health psychology, Identity difficulties, Life transition & adjustment issues, Mental health, Mental illness, Mindfulness, Mood disorders, Obsessive-compulsive disorder, Pain management, Parenting, Peri & post natal depression, Phobias, Psychopathology assessment, Shyness & social skills deficits, Suicide, Trauma, Women's health|
|Treatment Areas:||Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), Compassion-focussed therapy, Family Therapy, Mindfulness-based therapies, Online/telepsychology via Zoom or Skype or similar, Psychodynamic psychotherapy, Solution-focussed therapy|
|Client Types:||Adolescent, Adult, Child, Family, Infant, Pre-school|
Level One, 135 Meadowbank Road
Skype (online) sessions are also available for those who live outside of Auckland, or by prior arrangement depending on circumstances.
|Practice Name:||Kelly Kerrisk Psychology|
|Bio:||Kelly is an experienced Clinical Psychologist who works with with people of all ages and has a particular passion and interest in child and adolescent mental health, and also in maternal mental health. She specialises in working with young people, new mothers (and fathers), and families who are experiencing a range of challenges including depression, anxiety, OCD, grief and adjustment, parenting and family issues, emotion regulation difficulties, trauma, and attachment and behavioural problems.
Kelly utilises a range of therapeutic interventions in her work including:
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Mindfulness and compassion based approaches
- Relational Psychodynamic Therapy
- Family Work