Diana McIntyre


Gender: Female
Nationality/Ethnicity/Culture: New Zealander
Email:  Diana.McIntyre@xtra.co.nz
Contact Phone Number:  0276437725
Qualifications: Master of Applied Social Work (Massey University)
Post-Graduate Diploma of Guidance & Counselling (Massey University)
Professional Experience:  Community-based practical and therapeutic social work (families, children, young people, adults); Health/Mental health social work (hospital and community-based); therapeutic support with families, children, young people, and adults (mental health, sexual abuse, domestic violence, trauma, PTSD, depression, anxiety); Health social work (hospital and community based); Secondary school counselling; Human Development and Counsellor Educator/Trainer (Counselling skills and practice/research) with the Massey University and Victoria University Human Development and Counselling Teams
Supervision Interests/Approaches/Type:  Strengths-based, solution-focused, critically reflective practice. Supporting social workers who work with children, young people, adults, and families in the community. Utilising developmental, interpersonal, environmental, and trauma-informed assessment approaches. Best-practice techniques in promoting resilience, recovery and healing. DBT and Mindfulness approaches. Assessment and intervention approaches for self-harm and suicidal risk. Supporting social workers working with survivors of sexual abuse; domestic violence; PTSD; Grief; Depression; Anxiety; physical/medical health; and mental health conditions
Based in the Horowhenua

Sexual Abuse
Children (2 – 13 years)
Trauma Informed Practice
ACC Sensitive Claims process
Children’s Team