Centre for Lacanian Psychoanalysis New Zealand


If you wish to engage with a Clinical Analyst Member of the CLA, they can be contacted directly:

Dr. Kaye Cederman

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist
Master of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (First Class)
Registered – The Psychotherapists Board of Aotearoa New Zealand
Executive Member of the CLA
Research Fellow, Trinity College, Dublin


Phone: 022 190 2660
Email: kaye.cederman@gmail.com



Kaye works in Private Practice as a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist and Supervisor. Her research and publications include work on autistic spectrum disorder, early intervention, Lacanian child psychoanalysis, philosophy and most recently “The precarity of children’s mental wellness in Aotearoa” (2022).

Dr. Gustavo Restivo

Registered Clinical Psychologist
Registered Psychotherapist
Clinical Member of CLA


Phone: 021 256 0668
Email: gustavo.restivo@gmail.com
Website: www.gustavorestivo.com
Skype: gustavo.nz

Gustavo has been a practicing psychoanalyst and psychologist for over 30 years. Gustavo is a psychoanalyst in private practice in Auckland, registered clinical psychologist, a registered psychotherapist and a member of the School of Psychoanalysis of the International Forums of the Lacanian Field. He is a founding member of the Centre for Lacanian Analysis. Gustavo leads the training in clinical psychoanalysis offered by the CLA. Gustavo offers Psychoanalysis, Supervision and Training.

Jenny Woods

BA, PostGrad CertArts
Master of Psychotherapy (First Class Honours)
Clinical Member of CLA
Psychoanalyst in the Lacanian orientation
Registered with Psychotherapists Board Aotearoa New Zealand

Phone: 021 420 290
Email: jenny@jennywoods.co.nz
Website: www.jennywoods.co.nz



Jenny is a psychoanalyst working in the Lacanian orientation in her private practice in Auckland. She has a long held an interest in the field of psychoanalysis, both psychoanalytic theory and clinical application. She is registered with the Psychotherapists Board of Aotearoa New Zealand. Jenny sits on the Training Committee of the CLA and currently teaches clinical workshops in the CLA training program.