About Graeme

Graeme McCartney has a private practice in Wellington, Levin and the Kapiti Coast and is a Gestalt psychotherapist; he has 25 years’ experience as a counsellor, psychotherapist, and as an alcohol and drug practitioner. Graeme worked in the mental health field for 8 years, before training as a psychotherapist.

Graeme has an adult daughter and a grandson aged 13.

Graeme’s Background

Qualifications and professional memberships

  • Dip Psych GINZ (Diploma of Gestalt Psychotherapy, Gestalt Institute of NZ)
  • Registered Psychotherapist PBANZ (Psychotherapists Board of Aotearoa New Zealand)
  • MNZAP (New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists)
  • NZAP….ACP  (Advanced Clinical Practice)
  • MGANZ (Gestalt Australia and New Zealand)

Experience working with

  • Anxiety/depression
  • Self-esteem/self-image
  • Trauma
  • Grief and loss
  • Shame/guilt
  • Addictions, Alcohol, Drug and other addictions. Alcohol and Drug Assessments
  • Anger management
  • Existential issues, who am I? What does my life mean?
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