'SYNTHESIS': THE GOAL OF INTEGRATING THE PARTS OF ONE'S SELF INTO A WELL-FUNCTIONING WHOLE, BRINGING BALANCE AND MEANING.

Synthesis Therapy is the practice of Cian Kerrisk, an senior Therapist and Counsellor with over 15 years of experience. Cian works from practice rooms in Ponsonby and Titirangi in the Auckland region. Online Skype sessions are also available. 

Cian offers Longer-term Psychotherapy, Brief Counselling, and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, as well as Couples Counselling from practice rooms in Ponsonby and Titirangi. His therapeutic approach is a 'synthesis' of Relational Psychodynamic, Humanistic, and Cognitive Behavioural Modalities. 

Cian works with men and women all of ages and also with adolescents. He has experience in working with a range of issues and concerns, and has specialist training and clinical experience in the following:

Addictions (Drugs/Alcohol/Gambling)

Anxiety Disorders & Sleep Problems

Interpersonal & Relationship Problems

Recovery from Trauma, Violence, Abuse

Grief, Loss & Change, Death & Dying

Depression & Mental Health Concerns 

Self Esteem, Identity, Search for Meaning 

Immigration & Cultural Adaptation 

Work/Study Stress, Burnout, Life Purpose