In my work with couples I use the theory and framework from the Imago Institute for Relationships. This is a highly effective model that gives the couple a safe framework for communication, empowering them to understand, validate and empathise with their partner and vice versa. This model serves to bring connection between partners. It will change the way you do relationships.
Counselling for Sexual Abuse
My desire is to provide a safe and sensitive place for the healing and empowerment needed in this area. I have worked with survivors for the last five years. I incorporate a number of different ways of working depending on each person's need and pace. Mindfulness, inner child work, interactive drawing therapy to name a few. I am ACC
Having lived and worked overseas, as well as seven years involvement in an NGO (non-governmental organisation), I appreciate the challenges involved in such transitions. I am therefore passionate about the benefits of debriefing to bring healing and to aid the process of re-entry. To journey well one must allow the "soul to catch up." May I encourage you to take the time to process well, celebrate the achievements, mourn the loss, validate the experiences, explore any unfinished business and look hopefully into the future, I have completed debriefing training here in NZ as well as with the NGO I worked with.