Ingo Lambrecht - Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Ingo Lambrecht

Registered Clinical Psychologist

Member of the New Zealand Psychological Society (NZPsS)

Member of the American Psychological Association Psychoanalytic Division (Div 39)

Committee member of ISPS-NZ (NZ branch of the International Society for the Psychological Treatments of Schizophrenia and other Psychoses)

Member of Psychosocial Oncology New Zealand PONZ

Clinical Advisor to Kenzie’s Gift Charitable Trust

NB: Dr. Ingo Lambrecht is on sabbatical from 20th of June until 6th of November 2022. He is out of the country for that whole time. Please only send emails or texts after the 7th of November 2022. Only contact made after the 7th of November will be responded to. Those received between the above dates are automatically deleted.

Dr Ingo Lambrecht is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with over 30 years of experience, who has also completed his training in psychotherapy. He has a collaborative and integrative approach in brief solution focused therapy as well long-term individual psychotherapy. Ingo also has extensive experience in running groups. He has worked collaboratively with people from diverse backgrounds including children, adolescents, adults, couples and families, indigenous communities, as well as people struggling with significant illnesses, and end of life matters.

Ingo can assist with issues ranging from stress, self-esteem, grief, trauma, abuse and hearing voices/unusual beliefs to providing assistance to organisations, NGOs, companies, business leaders, and staff. Ingo also has a long history and strong interest in working with people who have cultural and/or spiritual concerns. A significant part of his practice is dedicated to supervision of other mental health professionals.

In New Zealand, Ingo has worked in a range of services in the public health sector, namely, child and adolescent mental health services, rehabilitation and specialist psychotherapy services, Māori mental health services, as well as cancer support. His clinical and organisational experiences have led to extensive work with health professionals, including medical registrars, GPs, and medical specialists, either individually or in group supervision. This includes addressing compassion fatigue, moral distress, burnout, and vicarious trauma. He has also been involved in organisational leadership projects, such as Pou Arihi at Auckland DHB.

His training and work experience in a variety of settings both in South Africa and New Zealand, include Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Emotionally Focused Therapy for couples, various Family Therapy Models (Structural, Strategic, Systemic, Narrative), Clinical Hypnotherapy, Trauma Therapies such as EFT, Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM), Mindfulness- & Compassion-based Therapies, such as GRACE, as well as indigenous and Māori models of care, amongst others.

He continues to provide training, lectures, workshops, presenting at national and international conferences, as well as publishing professionally. He has written a book Sangoma Trance States (2014) based on his PhD research, and is currently co-editing a book on culture and psychosis.

His fee for individual sessions is $250.00 incl. GST. The fee for group supervision is negotiable.

To make an appointment to see Ingo, please email or text as per contact details below.


Phone: 021 230 4485