Registered Counselling Psychologist. PGDipCounsPsych, MHSc Psych (Hons), BHSc Psych (Hons).
Hana Asi-Pakieto is of Samoan descent (Lefaga/Falelatai). Born and raised in Auckland, New Zealand, Hana is married to Morris (of Niuean descent), and they are doting "parents" to many nieces and nephews, including their canine "son" Max.
Hana is a registered counselling psychologist with the New Zealand Psychologists Board and currently holds positions as Youth and Early Intervention Services Clinician and Adult Services Clinician within the Amanaki Pasifika Service, of Safe Network in Auckland. She has practiced for four years in New Zealand in the field of sexual offender treatment. During this time she has gained considerable experience in psychological assessment and report writing, with the main focus being more on sexual offender risk assessment. Prior to this, Hana also worked in the problem gambling sector for five years.