Welcome to Focus on Families

Thank you for visiting the Focus on Families website.

Please note that during the current COVIC-19 crisis Megan will be providing psychological services via online videolink. This is available for both current clients, and new referrals.

Feel free to contact Megan at megan@focusonfamilies.co.nz to discuss your needs.

With best wishes at this difficult time.

Megan Fowler is a registered Clinical Psychologist specialising in child and adolescent psychology, and family therapy. She has been working since 2001 in the public and private sectors and in community based services.

At Focus on Families Megan provides comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy, guided by research and evidence-based treatments, for a wide range of emotional, behavioural, developmental and parenting difficulties for children, adolescents, young adults, and their parents.

Megan is also a specialist Paediatric Neuropsychologist with expertise in working with children and adolescents who have acquired brain injuries, neurological or neurodevelopmental disorders, or cognitive and learning difficulties. She provides specialist neuropsychological assessments and treatment for clients through ACC, Oranga Tamariki, Ministry of Education and other government organisations, as well as for private clients.

Megan accepts self-referrals or referrals from GPs and other health professionals or agencies.

Megan does not take referrals for clients with alcohol and drug issues, or eating disorders or who are self-harming or suicidal. She can, however, provide you with information regarding appropriate services and treatment options, if required.

Please contact your local mental health crisis team if you are concerned about a person’s self-harm or safety:

Auckland Central: 0800 800 717
Auckland North Shore:   09 487 1414 (a/h 09 486 8900)
Auckland West: 09 822 8501
Auckland South: 09 261 3700