Whānau Whakapuawai maternal mental health pilot

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This pilot programme is not open for external referrals at this time

Whānau Whakapuawai is a kaupapa Māori maternal mental health pilot designed with a braided river approach to incorporate both Māturanga Māori and western clinical approaches to provide holistic healing for māmā who are experiencing mental health distress.

Clinical sessions include mental health assessments, psychoeducation, and individual and whānau therapy sessions. Cultural tautoko includes the development of a whānau plan, tautoko in areas of te reo Māori, tikanga and whakapapa.