Mike Kempt

Session Type

  • Face to face
  • Online


  • Monday to Thursday


I have 25 years professional experience supporting people to discover ways of being in the world that are more resourceful for them.  I am currently working as a social worker, counsellor and professional supervisor in private practice.

I have extensive experience in the health and mental health sector; within primary care working alongside General Practitioners; in secondary care, providing specialist support for people experiencing symptoms associated with psychosis, anxiety, trauma, and depression within SMHS; and in tertiary care, through my work as a Team Leader for social work at Christchurch Public Hospital.

I also have extensive experience in providing professional supervision for social workers, healthcare professionals and managers.

Professional Body Membership

  • Registered Social Worker (SWRB)
  • Member of the Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers and (MANZASW)

Areas of Expertise

  • Anger or violence issues
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Grief & Loss
  • Relationship
  • Stress

Qualifications / Training

  • Bachelor of Social Work (Hons)
  • Certificate in Community Psychiatric Care
  • Certificate in ACT for Trauma and Brief Intervention
  • Clinical Supervision Certification
  • NLP Certified Practitioner
  • Registered Provider with ACC (ISSC).

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