Geraldine Lakeland


Geraldine is no longer taking on referrals.

Please check the New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists webpage for names of psychotherapists.




Geraldine has been working as a counsellor and psychotherapist since 1985. She has worked as a manager of a residential treatment centre, worked in prisons and was a founding Partner of CPA. In her private practice she sees a wide variety of people facing concerns arising from work, family and relationship difficulties.

She is particularly experienced in individual counselling and psychotherapy for adults facing problems with:

  • Personal relating
  • Anxiety and stress management
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Complex characterological and personality related problems
  • Sexuality – which includes: orientation/identity issues
  • Working with the elderly

Geraldine provides training and supervision to trainee counsellors and psychotherapists through the Wellington Transactional Training Institute. She also provides mentoring and supervision to people from a wide variety of professions.

Professional Qualifications:

  • M.Sc. in Psychotherapy
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Psychotherapy
  • Certified Transactional Analyst
  • Teaching and Supervision Transactional Analyst
  • Supervisor, New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists
  • Clinical Supervisor's Certificate


  • Member of the New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists (NZAP)
  • International Transactional Analysis Association

Fees - for 50 minute sessions:

  • Ordinarily fees are paid at the end of each session.
  • To limit cash handling EFTPOS is the preferred method of payment (although cash or cheques are accepted).
  • Full Fee - when paid at time of session: $125.00 per hour (Incl. GST)
  • Third Party Funded (invoiced directly) $135.00 (Incl. GST)
  • EAP funded - no charge to client

Cancellation policy:

  • Geraldine's cancellation policy is a full working days notice of cancellation. This will give her the opportunity to use that session time.
  • If the full working days notice of cancellation is not given and she is able to re-book the session, no charge will be made,
  • If the full working days notice of cancellation is not given and she is unable to re-book the session then the full session fee will be charged.


Geraldine Lakeland, (G A Lakeland Ltd), Psychotherapist

  • e-mail: gThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Cellphone  021 893 258 (text only please and I will ring you back, thank you)
  • Workplace address:  Level 3, 1 Thorndon Quay, Wellington
  • Postal address:  49 Mark Ave, Wellington, 6037. 


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