Denis Lacey

Denis Lacey


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Highlighted specialties
depressionanxietygender and sexual identityrelationship issuesgrief and lossacceptance and commitment therapy (act)

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 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




Coping issues


Emotional control

Feeling stuck

Gender and sexual identity

Grief and loss

Lgbtiq issues

Personal development

Relationship issues

Religion and spirituality

Self esteem and confidence






Acceptance and commitment therapy (act)

Cognitive behavioural therapy (cbt)

Online therapy


Individuals standard session


50 minutes

A sliding rate dependent on income $115 - $165

Or free if your employer offers therapy via Clearhead.


- 104 The Terrace, Wellington Central, Wellington, 6011

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Denis Lacey
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