Dana Lee

Living Hope Psychology


Offering evidence-based therapy for children, adolescents, adults and families with difficulties in the area of mental wellbeing to lead a better quality of life. Partnering with you on your journey of healing and flourishing.


Areas of Special Interest

  • anxiety
  • depression
  • trauma
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • domestic violence
  • sexual abuse
  • grief
  • stress
  • self-esteem
  • parent-child relational problems
  • mental health checks


Counselling/Therapy Services

Therapy is your time. I would work collaboratively with you to address the goals that you want to achieve and are important to you. As a counselling psychologist, I offer evidence-based treatments such as cognitive behavioural therapy, trauma-focused cognitive behavioural therapy, and acceptance & commitment therapy. I also employ creative modalities like art and play, to suit your needs and preferences.


Counselling/Therapy Approach

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Client-Centred Therapy
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy


Background and Experience

I have worked with people of various ages with a range of difficulties including anxiety, depression, trauma, obsessive-compulsive disorder, grief, intimate partner violence, neglect, abuse, sexualised behaviour, oppositional behaviour and ADHD. I am also experienced in working with Māori, Pasifika, Asian and NZ European clients. I run seminars, workshops and groups for both therapists and the general public. I also provide mentoring and clinical supervision.

Previously worked at Family Action and currently working for the District Health Board in child and adolescent mental health services.



Q Registrations and Memberships

- Registered Counselling Psychologist
- Member NZ Psychological Society (MNZPsS)
- New Zealand Christian Psychologists Association

Q Qualifications

- Master of Health Science (Counselling Psychology, First Class)
- Bachelor of Health Science (Honours, Counselling Psychology, First Class)
- Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Psychology
- Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)

Q Appointments

Friday 9am - 5pm

Q Fees

- $170 per session (50min)
- $250 per initial assessment (80min)

Q Payment Options

Internet Banking