HALT Services is a privately owned and operated company that specialises in assessment and treatment of addiction problems.
Clinic Director, Rosemary Casey has over 25 years experience working in the addiction field. She is a registered practitioner with the Drug & Alcohol Practitioners Association, Aotearoa, New Zealand (DAPAANZ).
Our logo is a Celtic knot or Triquetra, chosen to represent the mind, body and spirit and their connectedness.
The acronym HALT is often used in recovery, particularly by Alcoholics Anonymous. In that context, it stands for Hungry Angry Lonely and Tired - four physical and emotional states that can increase a person's risk of relapsing into drug or alcohol use.
To treat all clients with respect, dignity and empathy.
To provide high quality, relevant services.
To focus on the whole person and emphasise their strengths.
What We Provide
NZ TRANSPORT AGENCY ASSESSMENTS
Lost your driver licence? HALT Services is an approved Ministry of Health Assessment Centre for the purpose of section 65 and 100 of the Land Transport Act 1998.
We will asses and support you through the process of regaining your licence.
HALT Services assists individuals and families to understand addictive behaviour and to gain skills and knowledge toward making positive lifestyle changes.
Many of the services we provide are funded (e.g. court reports NZTA assessments, employe assistance referrals).
HALT Services is not funded by the District Health Board, therefore individual counselling and supervision is charged for at an hourly rate.
We endeavour to negotiate a fee that is acceptable to both the client and the service. Sometimes help may be available through legal aid or the Miistry of Social Development
"The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the consequences of that behaviour"