Ginny Eggleston

Ginny Eggleston

Consultant Clinical Psychologist

MSc, Dip Clin Psyc, MA, BA(Hons), Dip Comp Nurse

Specialist area:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Cancer and Living Meaningfully (CALM)
  • Couples Therapy.

Consultant Clinical Psychologist at St George’s Cancer Care Centre since 2015.

Ginny graduated with a Masters in Psychology focussing on mood and anxiety in cancer. She completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology from the University of Canterbury in 2004. She has more than 35 years’ experience working in health care and was a registered nurse before training as a clinical psychologist. Ginny has worked in a variety of health settings as a clinical psychologist including haematology, child oncology and respiratory.

Ginny is a member of various organisations including the New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists and Psychosocial Oncology New Zealand.

“As a psychologist at St George’s Cancer Care Centre we see people at what is a very challenging time in their lives. We’re a part of the team, and our main purpose is to provide psychological and emotional support to them, and to their family members as well.”