Te Kōhao Health - Mental Health & Addictions Services

Māori Provider Description

Kia whakatinanatia ko te ihi, ko te wehi, ko te wana me te hauoranga o te Whānau. (Living our tino raNgāti ratanga through strong, healthy, vibrant and prosperous Whānau).

The goals of the service are:

To ensure that people living with mild to moderate mental health & addiction issues in the community are supported, and are linked to the appropriate health services;
To work with people with mild to moderate mental health & addiction issues, who without support might require secondary mental health services;
Applying evidence-based mental health practice;
Upskill health professionals within primary care teams so that they work consistently in terms of the ways they screen and assess people for mental health & addiction problems and that they have knowledge of available mental health & addiction services at all levels of care, and
Improve understanding within the PHO’s enrolled population by raising the community’s general level of understanding about mental health & addiction issues.
We offer a FREE Gambling Support Service to families who may be affected by their own or someone else’s gambling behaviours. We provide:

Clinicians who
*are qualified and experienced
*create brief and full inventions for the individual/family
*deliver counselling and other forms of individual/group therapy.

Contact Information
How do I access this service?
DHB clinical services, GP
Ages Serviced
Child/Tamariki, Adult/Pakeke, Youth/Rangatahi