Dr Mona Ghanbari

Dr Mona Ghanbari


Online Therapy Available


Online Therapy


Dr Mona Ghanbari is the Clinical Director and Psychologist at Dr. Mind Psychology. Across both private and public sectors, she has extensive experience working with children, adolescents (including at-risk youth) and young adults for about ten years. She has also worked as a qualified psychologist overseas. She is skilled in psychological assessment and treatment of a wide range of difficulties including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Trauma, Emotional Dysregulation, Depression, Stress and Burnout, and Anxiety Disorder. She has experience working for the New Zealand Ministry of Education (MoE) as an acute intervention provider for clients who present with a range of behavioural and socio-emotional challenges and mental health disorders.


PhD in Psychology,MA in Psychology,PGDiPP


English, Persian, Farsi

Client Type

adolescents, children, gender diverse, families

Therapy Type

visualisation, response based therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy (act), art therapy, attachment theory, cognitive behavioural therapy (cbt), dialectical behavioural therapy (dbt), drawing therapy, emotion focused therapy, māori models of care, mindfulness, online therapy, person centred therapy, trauma therapy, strength based therapy


  • communication skills

  • social anxiety

  • psycho-social problems

  • loneliness and isolation

  • life changes

  • issues

  • feeling stuck

  • burnout

  • bullying

  • anxiety

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • autism

  • depression

  • disconnection

  • anger management

  • behavioural issues

  • body image and eating disorders

  • attachment issues

  • acceptance

  • childhood trauma

  • child behaviour and development

  • coping issues

  • cross-cultural difficulties

  • cross-culture relationships

  • emotional control

  • gender and sexual identity

  • goal setting

  • identity

  • mental health and wellbeing

  • mental health disorder

  • migrant adjustment

  • motivation and purpose

  • obsessive compulsive disorder (ocd)

  • parenting

  • personal development

  • personality disorder

  • phobias

  • post traumatic stress disorder (ptsd)

  • relationship issues

  • self esteem and confidence

  • self harm

  • sleep issues

  • stress

  • suicide ideation

  • trauma


Initial Assessment


$215 NZD

Individual Therapy Session


$200 NZD

Or free if your organisation uses Clearhead to provide wellbeing support

Funding Options

I Am Hope


nib foundation