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“Smacking” legal opinion hides real problem

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 10:18 am | New Zealand Association Of Psychotherapists

In seeking to challenge and clarify the legal interpretation of section 59, the conservative political lobby group, Family First, are once more attempting to deny the very real psychological impact of physical discipline on our children. More >>

Colin Craig’s opinion on smacking out of step with evidence

Tuesday, 14 January 2014, 9:18 am | New Zealand Association Of Psychotherapists

Mr. Craig’s statement today in the press that that he continues to use physical discipline against his own daughter, is disappointing, and out of step with the research on the effectiveness of physical discipline as a parenting technique says Kyle MacDonald ... More >>

Psychological Aftershocks Still Felt

Tuesday, 23 April 2013, 9:48 am | New Zealand Association Of Psychotherapists

At the National Conference of the New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists, held over the weekend of the 20th and 21st of April, grave concern was expressed about the ongoing psychological struggles of the people of Christchurch. “The National ... More >>

ACC Sensitive Claims monitoring report a “fail” mark

Tuesday, 17 July 2012, 1:46 pm | New Zealand Association Of Psychotherapists

The 18 month follow up monitoring report of the ACC Sensitive Claims Clinical Pathway shows clearly that only three of the 14 recommendations have been fully met. “I consider this a fail mark” says Kyle MacDonald. “This report demonstrates how ... More >>

Survivors' trust in ACC at rock bottom

Friday, 16 March 2012, 4:23 pm | New Zealand Association Of Psychotherapists

ACC has once more shown its lack of understanding of the needs of survivors of sexual abuse. Whilst it is clear that the privacy breach this week of 6000 individuals' private health information is of concern to all New Zealanders, of particular concern ... More >>

Unethical new ACC Sensitive Claims Pathway

Monday, 26 October 2009, 3:08 pm | New Zealand Association Of Psychotherapists

Unethical new ACC Sensitive Claims Pathway: Does not reflect best practice. Kyle MacDonald NZAP Northern Branch Spokesperson on ACC More >>

Proposed Changes to Counselling for Sexual Abuse

Monday, 24 August 2009, 10:33 am | New Zealand Association Of Psychotherapists

The letter has this morning been hand delivered to his office at Parliament. You are invited to read and if you agree, then to circulate it to whomever you wish. It will provide the basis on which he will be questioned by: Members of Parliament; ... More >>

 

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