Paul Muir

paulP O Box 20052
Bishopdale
Christchurch 8543
03 3598596
027 4311570 info@daveymuir.co.nz
Work: 68 Breens Road
Bishopdale
Christchurch 8051
BA (History & Political Science), 1973
Diploma in Journalism, 1976
MA (Hons) in Sociology (Social Work), 1984
CERTIFICATES:

  • Certificate of Qualification in Social Work (CQSW), 1985
  • NZCYPS Cert. of Competency in Social Work Practice (Practice Consultant), 1994
  • Registered Social Worker (SWRB), 2005

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Aoteroa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (MANZASW), 1992-
  • New Zealand Association of Counsellors (MNZAC), 1996-
  • Family Courts Association of New Zealand (Christchurch), 1997-
  • Australasian Society for Trauma & Stress Studies (ASTSS), 2002-
  • Arbitrators & Mediators Institute of New Zealand (AMINZ) – FDR, 2014-

ACCREDITATIONS:

  • Family Court Counsellor & Specialist Report Writer from 1997
  • ACC approved for sexual abuse and post physical injury trauma work from 2000
  • FairWay FDR Provider from April 2014
  • Independent practitioner, Davey Muir & Associates (DMA), counselling, supervision and mediation, from 1997
  • Quality Analyst, Department of Child Youth & Family (CYF)
  • Practice Consultant, NZ Children & Young Persons Service, from 1992
  • Supervisor, Department of Social Welfare (DSW) from 1987
  • Social Worker, (DSW) from 1978
  • Youth Worker, from 1973
  • Over 30 years in social service and community organisations
  • Areas of special interest include family work, abuse treatment and recovery, conflict resolution and mediation, employment issues, problem solving, relationship issues, supervision and coaching, violence prevention, stress management, social work education
  • Modes of practice include Cognitive Behavioural, Narrative Therapy, Person Centred, Mediation, Solution Focused, Stress Management, Supervision, Trauma Focused Therapy
Available for ACC appointments 8:00 to 5:00 Monday to Thursday. Willing to travel locally to meet client needs especially in a Social Worker role.