Denis Lacey

Denis Lacey


Sorry Denis is not taking new clients at the moment.



Born in the UK to Irish parents, Denis graduated from the University of London with a BA Honours in English Literature followed by post graduate qualifications in Occupational Therapy, St Bart's & The Royal London and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Otago University, NZ. He has his own private practice in Wellington City, Overthinking Therapy and draws on Mindfulness, Acceptance Commitment & Cognitive Behavioral Therapies (ACT & CBT) and other holistic psychological therapy modalities. Denis provided counselling treatment in GP practices for 6 years. He has worked previously and extensively in clinical settings in Wellington and London. Denis lives with his partner and 2 dogs in Lower Hutt & enjoys day walks and cooking vegan food. See his webpage; for additional information.


PG cert CBT,Otago University,NZ; PG dip Occupational Therapy,St Barts and The Royal London; BA Hons English Literature,University of London



Client Type

adults, couples, groups

Therapy Type

acceptance and commitment therapy (act), cognitive behavioural therapy (cbt), online therapy


  • acceptance

  • anxiety

  • coping issues

  • depression

  • emotional control

  • feeling stuck

  • gender and sexual identity

  • grief and loss

  • lgbtiq issues

  • personal development

  • relationship issues

  • religion and spirituality

  • self esteem and confidence


Sliding Scale rate - charges on denis' website



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