Dr Caroline Judson

Clinical Psychologist
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Takapuna
Dr Caroline Judson

Profile

Caroline is an experienced and passionate clinical psychologist who works with individuals and families who are currently experiencing a range of emotional, behavioural and adjustment challenges. She uses evidence-based treatment models, tailored to the individual to ensure best outcomes. Caroline is skilled at managing all levels of psychological and family challenges and getting to an understanding of the core issues. She then provides clear information and strategies in a caring manner that enable lasting change. She believes that her role in the therapeutic relationship is to understand the client’s needs and wishes and to support them to achieve their best life. Caroline’s approach is empathic, respectful and non-judgemental. She is committed to her clients’ well-being and enjoys working alongside them to achieve positive change.
Expertise
  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders and phobias
  • Attachment difficulties
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Asperger’s
  • Self-harming behaviours
  • Behavioural challenges
  • Grief and loss
  • Communication and assertiveness
  • Social skills
  • Relationship counselling
  • Family therapy
  • Gender dysphoria
  • Self-esteem and resilience
  • Parenting support
  • Acculturation and cross-cultural challenges
Therapy approaches

Caroline uses a range of therapeutic models. The approach used is based on the individual’s presentation and what works best for them. Approaches include:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Attachment based therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Play therapy
Qualifications
  • Doctorate of Clinical Psychology (University of Auckland)
  • Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours in Psychology (University of Auckland)
  • Bachelor of Arts (University of Auckland)

Affiliations
  • New Zealand Psychologists Board (Clinical Scope)

Book with Caroline

Please outline briefly what you would like help with; we will endeavour to contact you within 24 hours for a free phone consultation, if we can’t help you we can do our best to point you in the right direction.

availability

Currently not accepting new clients.

Locations

443 Lake Road, Takapuna, Auckland

Hours

Wednesday afternoons/evenings

Rate

$180
Thanks for your enquiry, we will endeavour to contact you within 24 hours for a free 15 minute phone consultation.

Please note that we are not an emergency service, in the event of an emergency please call 111. If you need to talk to someone urgently you can see your GP or phone one of the following helplines.

Lifeline: 0800 543 354
Youthline: 0800 376 633
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