Stuart Bruce

Session Type

  • Face to face
  • Online
  • Phone



I primarily work in the problem gambling space, while also working with individuals and families affected by alcohol, drug and behavioural addictions (eg. Screen time/pornography).

I am also experienced in working with people who experience anxiety, depression and childhood trauma. I am ACC sensitive claims registered. I am experienced in working with people in abusive relationships.

I am familiar and competent working with many models, including, Psychodynamic, CBT, Te Whare Tapa Wha, Motivational Interviewing and Transactional Analysis.

I am in constant awe of the wonderful uniqueness of humanity, as such, I embrace all individuals in my practice.

Areas of Expertise

  • Addictions
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Family issues
  • Grief & Loss
  • Stress
  • Trauma & Stress Disorder

Qualifications / Training

  • Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Counselling)
  • Post Grad Certificate in Health Science (Addiction and Co-existing Disorders)
  • Post Grad Diploma in Health Science (Mental Health)
  • NZ Association of Counsellors (NZAC)
  • Addictions Practitioners Association of Aotearoa New Zealand (DAPAANZ)

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