New Zealand Association for Gifted Children

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Assessors Dealing With Giftedness / Counselling Services

While we do our best to include only psychologists or other professionals with a special interest in or experienced in dealing with gifted children, this listing does not imply NZAGC’s endorsement. Nor is this an exhaustive list: if you want to be included, or know someone who should be, please contact


Judy Selvaraj

(09) 480 6673

Auckland area

Lynn Berresford
09 444 6859
Emrie De Vaal Registered Psychologist 09 444 6859
Lindi Hanssen Registered Psychologist 09 529 7800
Alison Kirby Educational Psychologist 09 580 0448
Ruth Crawford Registered Educational Psychologist 021 685 950
Marie Kelly Ed Psychologist (Reg); Dip Tching 09 849 4232
Dr Amrit Kaur Clinical Psychologist (Reg) PhD 09 849 4232
Philippa MacMillan Cognitive and Educational Assessments 021 296 6326

Rest of North Island

Chris Herbert (Ms) Gay Gallagher
M.Ed (Counselling); M.Gifted Ed; B. Ed (Teaching); MNZAC
Dr Amrit Kaur
Clinical Psychologist (Reg) PhD
Laurette Longmann
Clinical Psychologist – MSocSc PGDipPsych(Clin) PGCertRehab
Shirley Taylor
Registered Educational Psychologist
(09) 416 1911 / 021 0261 6300
(09) 535 9180 / 021 145 1574
(09) 849 4232
(07) 838 3696 / 027 697 1686
 021 177 1010

South Island

Justine Wilson
Registered Psychologist, counsellor. B.A.(Hons), M.A.(Dist), M.N.Z.Psyc.Soc.

Sushila Deo
Registered Psychologist; M.N.Z.Ps.S, BSc, MSc (Hons), MEd (Distinction), Cert. Counselling, PGCertEdPsych, PGDipEdPsych, PGDipEdStudies, DipTchg, BCom

Prue Urlwin
Registered Psychologist MNZPsS
Carina Voges
PG Cert Ed Psych, Cert SLD, MTchLn, PG Dip Ed Psych (B Ed Psych), Higher Tch Dip, BA (Hons)
NZCER Registered Tester: Levels A, B, C and CSp
(03) 420 1212
021 133 9269
(03) 366 8055
(03) 331 6391

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