Registered Clinical Psychologist - Neuropsychologist
BEd · BA (Hons) · MA (Dist) · Dip Tchg (Cant) · PGDipClinPsych (Cant)
Member of: NZ College of Clinical Psychologists · NZ Special Interest Group in Neuropsychology
Training first as a Teacher and then as a Clinical Psychologist, Sonia has worked across child, adolescent, and adult mental health. Sonia has then trained in Neuropsychology and holds this scope of practice as well as Clinical Psychology.
Sonia is currently working four days per week at QE Health. Her work at QE includes clinical, neuro and rehabilitation psychology and she is a facilitator on the recharge group programme for patients with chronic pain.
Sonia has extensive training and experience in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Sonia is trained as a facilitator in the Incredible Years Parenting Programme.
Since moving to work at QE Health, where she primarily does assessment work, Sonia has been taking private practice therapy referrals with a focus on mild to moderate mental health difficulties from workplaces, GPs, and directly on her referral form below. Key areas of specialty in her private work include workplace stress, depression and anxiety. Sonia sees private clients on Fridays.