Ngā Tai Oranga, translated as The Healing Tides, is a small multidisplinary team. We provide specialist mental health services in the treatment of people who present with persistent patterns of unstable affect, interpersonal or relationship difficulties, chronic self-harm, suicidal behaviours and complex trauma responses.
Ngā Tai Oranga works with clinicians and teams to provide consultation and advice with a strong recovery focus. Additionally we provide specialist assessment and therapeutic interventions, shared care, training, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) adherent treatment programmes, second opinion assessments, support in developing Whole of Service Response Plans (WSRP), supervision, and referral and liaison with associated residential treatment providers.
As a regional service we support other DHBs outside the Wairarapa DHB, Hutt Valley DHB and Capital & Coast DHB in their work with people with persistent emotion regulation, interpersonal difficulties and risk taking behaviours which could be conceptualised as personality disorder or complex PTSD.
Services we provide:
- consultation and advice
- specialist assessments
- treatment options and planning
- individual and group therapy
- family education and support
- training and education to mental health clinicians
- mental health and community support services information