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.

ASD & ADHD Assessments

I currently offer ASD and ADHD assessments for children, adolescents and adults. Please contact me via email ([email protected]) for more information and refer to the Fees section below for pricing.

Areas of Special Interest

  • anxiety
  • depression
  • trauma
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • autism (ASD)
  • attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • 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, OCD, ASD, ADHD, grief, intimate partner violence, neglect, abuse, sexualised behaviour and oppositional behaviour. 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 Te Whatu Ora in the child and adolescent mental health service.


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

Thursdays 9am - 4:30pm
Fridays 9am - 4:30pm

Q Fees

- $190 per session (50min)
- $280 per initial assessment (80min)

Neurodevelopmental Assessments:
- $1500 for an ADHD assessment
- $1500 for an ASD assessment
- $1800 for an ADHD & ASD assessment

Q Payment Options

Internet Banking