PSYCH SERVICES

ASSESSMENT & TREATMENT OF PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS IN A CONFIDENTIAL, SYMPATHETIC, & SUPPORTIVE ENVIRONMENT

SERVICES
Our services are as follows

Psychiatric Assessments

Including mood (bipolar/depression) and anxiety disorders, psychosis, age related illnesses, trauma and abuse issues, neuropsychiatry etc.

Psychopharmacology

Treatment & assessment with medication. Followup and monitoring effectiveness when necessary.

Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability

Assessment, diagnosis & management of psychiatric & behavioral disorders in those with intellectual disabilities.

ACC Assessments

Sensitive claims / psychiatric consequences of psychiatric assessments.

Insurance Assessments

Help determining suitability of readiness for work, income protection, psychiatric assessments.

Competence and Testamentary Capacity

Assessment of capacity to make a Will / to manage ones own health finances. Assessment of guardianship orders under PPP-R Legislation.

PTSD and Trauma Issues

Assessment & Management for those affected by post-traumatic stress disorder or trauma issues.

Supervision of Other Health Professionals

Including Medical & non-Medical staff, when required.

OUR FEES
We have affordable rates for consultation
Why choose us
Initial
Assessment
$375
00
per Hour
Follow-Up Appointments
$187
50

Notes: The above packages are exclusive of a report to your GP/Referrer. Payment expected at the time of consultation.
Accepted methods of payment include: Cash, Credit Card and EFTPOS. All prices are exclusive of GST.
Fees are payable for cancellation with less than 48 hours notice.

ABOUT US
More about our Professional Team
  • Our History

    Originally Irish, Dr. Jane O’Dwyer undertook undergraduate training in Ireland, and then post graduate training in the UK. Previously worked as academic psychiatrist in University of Sheffield, Consultant Psychiatrist in Sheffield and Rotherham in the UK. Moved to NZ about 12 years ago, as Consultant Psychiatrist and in addition to private practice I work part time for the Waikato DHB. Previously clinical tutor, and external examiner for University of Sheffield. Tutor in University of Leeds. Multiple presentations at psychiatric conferences internationally. Previous winner Brian Oliver prize in psychiatry.

    • Bachelor of Medicine, Surgery and Obstetrics (MB, BCh., BAO.)

      - National University Ireland (EIRE)

    • Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych)

      - U.K.

    • Doctorate of Medicine (MD)

      - National University Ireland (EIRE)

    • Fellow of Royal College of Psychiatrists (FRCPsych)

      - U.K.

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RECENT PUBLICATIONS
Some of our recently published papers
  • Autism and schizophrenia – a common co-incidence?
    Oct/Dec 2000, Vol 3, No 4, Pages 121-132

    O’DWYER, J.M.

  • Learning Disability Psychiatry – the future of services.
    Psychiatric Bulletin, 2000, vol 24, no 7, pages 247-250

    O’DWYER, J.M.

  • Psychiatric training of pre-registration house officers.
    Psychiatric Bulletin, 1998, vol 23, no 5, pages 283-285

    O’DWYER, J.M.

  • The effects of menstruation on psychiatric admissions.
    Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 1997, vol 14, pt 2, 43-46

    O’DWYER, J.M., FRIEDMAN T., CLIFFORD E.

  • Schizophrenia in people with learning disability – the role of pregnancy and birth complications.
    Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 1997, vol 41, pt. 3, 238-251

    O’DWYER, J.M.

REFERRAL SOURCES
We accept referrals from the following

GPs / Family Doctors

Other Medical Specialists

Other Mental Health Professionals

Immigration Assessments

ACC

WINZ

Insurance Companies

Lawyers

CONTACT US
Feel free to drop us a line