Liz Painter - Clinical Psychologist
Liz Painter, is an experienced Clinical Psychologist who provides confidential counselling and therapy at the Auckland Heart Group premises at 98 Mountain Road (in Mercy Hospital). Liz can help you with:
Liz works alongside the Auckland Heart Group cardiology team, the Mercy Hospital nurses and other staff to provide patients with the best possible care.
Liz has worked for more than 25 years as a Clinical Psychologist and has over 15 years experience in Heart services.
Living with a heart condition can sometimes be worrying and distressing.
Everyones experience is a very personal one, and we all cope in different ways. However, sometimes individuals can feel overwhelmed and can benefit from professional help to cope and develop strategies to deal with these stresses.
Psychologists have training in how people behave, think and feel and how this interacts with their body's functioning.
Liz is registered with the Psychologists Board of New Zealand and is under the Code of Ethics & Requirements of the Health Practitioners Competency Assurance Act. This requirement is to provide a safe and confidential service that is regularly supervised and meets continuing education standards.