PsychAlliance New Zealand                                                                                                                                       

An Alliance of senior, experienced and dedicated practitioners who provide psychological assessment and therapeutic services.  A key strength in this alliance are a mix of psychologists who are experienced in providing services to children, adolescents and adults.  As a collective, we have a wealth of experience in a wide variety of work. 

PsychAllianceNZ Director                                                                                                                                           

Helen Norman Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Hamilton NZ

Helen has been a Clinical Psychologist since 1980.  She worked with adults providing psychotherapy for a wide variety of trauma and mental health conditions. She has worked therapeutically with sensitive claims and brain injured clients since the beginning of her career.  Helen has knowledge of a wide range of therapeutic modalities and believes that intervention needs to be custom crafted for each individual client's needs. 

Helen also worked in various child services on the Waikato and Hauraki. She gained experience for about 9 years in child and adolescent mental health conditions, in childhood developmental disorders and began psychological services for Waikato District Health Board for children with Type1 Diabetes.  She fulfilled a role as Clinical Leader for Psychology within Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services for 6 years.

Helen completed studies in Child Clinical Neuropsychology through Massey University in 2006 and maintains an active interest in that area. In private practice since 2010, Helen has undertaken assessment reports for the Family Court, Oranga Tamariki and for ACC. 

Helen is the mother of 3 adult children, a proud grandmother and loves her family and her job.  She has been married to Vaughan Norman, also of PsychAlliance, for 42 years.