About

Brandon Gallagher

Brandon Gallagher

Brandon Gallagher

Certified Counsellor, Registered Nurse
Alcohol & Drug Practitioner, Clinical Supervisor
MNZAC, DAPAANZ

I left school early and spent the first fifteen years of my working career in the construction, engineering and automotive fields.

In 1990 I started working in Mental Health. I qualified as a Registered Nurse in 1994 and became a Certified Counsellor (Addictions) in 1996. I completed my advanced level training in Psychodrama in 1999 and then trained as a Clinical Supervisor in Melbourne Australia in 2002.

I have worked extensively in the Mental Health and well-being fields, including for District Health Boards, in intensive Alcohol & Drug Rehabilitation settings and for the last 12 years in the community.

I have done extensive training and education, including  completing my advanced training in Relationship Counselling.

I am

  •  A Member of New Zealand Association of Counsellors (MNZAC)
  • A Member of the  Drug & Alcohol Practitioners Association Aotearoa New Zealand (DAPPANZ) Practitioner
  • A Certified Counsellor
  • An Alcohol and Drug Practitioner
  • A Registered Nurse, with current  New Zealand Nursing Council Registration (RN)
  • A Clinical Supervisor for  Counsellors, Addictions Clinicians,  Nurses and for those working in the Mental Health field

Please contact me