Siale Foliaki


Vocationally registered Psychiatrist and Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Siale is unique in having a dual fellowship in both Adult and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Clinical Lead - Crisis Services for Homecare Medical and National Telehealth Service and Safe to Talk which is a confidential sexual harm health line.
For the last thirteen years Siale has worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist with the Counties Manukau District Health Board developing various mental health services in secondary care with a strong involvement in primary care mental health integration. He has developed his career primarily as a clinician but has also undertaken extensive research projects the most significant being his involvement as lead Pacific researcher in the New Zealand Mental Health Survey Te Rau Hinengaro.