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Joanne Bruce


Joanne Bruce is a registered child and adolescent psychotherapist with the Psychotherapy Board Aotearoa New Zealand (PBANZ) and a member of the New Zealand Association of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy (NZACAP). She did her training through the Otago School of Medicine in Wellington many years ago and has been working with children and their families in distress in New Zealand and in Australia.

Joanne uses play-based therapy to help children in individual sessions to express themselves and their inner world. She also sees children and their parents together for attachment therapy to help them understand the developmental story and make sense of what has happened to them.