Ngā Tai Oranga, The Healing Tides, is a small team based in Newtown, Wellington. The role is diverse as it involves providing therapies, teaching mental health staff and providing supervision and consultations regarding tangata whaiora with severe distress intolerance, relationship and emotional dysregulation that impacts on their life (across the lifespan) and their significant others and whānau.
one in Newtown and the other based at the whare nui at Te Whare Marie in Porirua. We provide consultation, supervision and advice to mental health service teams.
We offer teaching on emotion regulation skills to mental health professionals and a separate programme teaching about borderline personality disorder, compassion and risk management.
We have contracts with other District Health Boards and provide regular consultations and teaching to these regions. Our team members have small therapy caseloads of DBT and other modalities e.g. EMDR, CBT, CAT.
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