M.A. (Hons), Post Graduate Dip. Clin. Psych, MNZPsS, Clinical Psychologist
Megan Fowler is a registered Clinical Psychologist specialising in child and adolescent psychology, and family therapy. She is registered with the New Zealand Psychologists Board, and holds the Health Practitioners Competency Assurance Act (2003) Clinical Scope, and Neuropsychological Scope, of Practice. Megan is a full member of the New Zealand Psychological Society (NZPsS), and the Institute of Clinical Psychology (ICP). She is a member of the Australasian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment (ASSBI) and the International Neuropsychological Society (INS).
Megan commenced her private practice in 2005 where she provides comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy, guided by research and evidence-based treatments, for a wide range of emotional, behavioural, developmental and parenting difficulties for children, adolescents, young adults, and their parents.
Megan is also a specialist Paediatric Neuropsychologist with expertise in working with children and adolescents who have acquired brain injuries, neurological or neurodevelopmental disorders, or cognitive and learning difficulties. She provides specialist neuropsychological assessments and treatment for clients through ACC, Oranga Tamariki, Ministry of Education and other government organisations, as well as for private clients.
Megan’s approach to therapy is family systems based and informed by psychodynamic and attachment based theories. In choosing appropriate treatment options she is also guided by other evidence based therapies and models including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Schema Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and is informed by professional best practice guidelines and outcome research.