Abelard House Counselling and Psychotherapy

 

Announcements

COVID19 Protocols Abelard House adheres to COVID 19 health and safety guidelines. Our onsite therapists are all vaccinated. Please discuss current arrangements with your therapist.

ANNOUNCEMENT

Abelard House was founded over twenty years ago and provides counselling and psychotherapy services to adolescents, adults, couples and families. Our therapists provide counselling and psychotherapy in a safe and confidential context to explore important life difficulties, patterns and changes.

 

Our therapists offer counselling and psychotherapy for:

  • depression
  • anxiety and panic attacks
  • relationships
  • adolescents and families
  • work stress, redundancy, retirement
  • addictions
  • sexual abuse and trauma
  • psychological abuse
  • domestic violence
  • life changes and challenges
  • mental health concerns
  • chronic or terminal illness
  • professional supervision

 

Abelard House Therapists

JENNY JACKSON
Counsellor, Family Therapist, Supervisor, MNZAC, MNZCCA
Jenny works with both individuals and families and has a particular interest in working with teenagers and their families. She offers supervision.
M. 021 167 0308
see website

 

ERICA STEELE
Counsellor, Coach/Mentor, Trainer, MNZAC
Erica’s clients include individuals and organisations. She specialises in career and personal counselling, coaching, mentoring, training and facilitation. Erica’s specialty is helping individuals to build confidence, wellbeing and focus both personally and professionally. She is the author of The Mentoring Handbook.
M. 021 177 4232
see website

 

IN HWA JUNG (정인화)
Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Supervisor, NZAC, PBANZ, DAPAANZ, PAnzA
In Hwa is a Korea-born NZ trained counsellor, psychotherapist and supervisor. His training includes social work, psychosynthesis counselling and psychotherapy, supervision, group psychotherapy and addiction studies. He has good experience in working with addiction, mental health and relationship issues. He has also strong interests in working with cultural and sexual identity along with existential issues.
정인화는 1991년에 뉴질랜드에 와서 20년 넘게 심리 상담/치료사로서 일하고 있습니다. 와이테마테 보건성, 가정 법원, ACC뿐만 아니라 개인적으로 정신 건강, 부부 관계, 정체성 문제, 물질 중독이나 행위 중독 등에 대해 상담 치료를 하고 있습니다.
M. 021 0262 3579

 

ANNE CLOTHIER
Psychotherapist, Supervisor, MNZAP
Anne works with adults, couples, is ACC registered and offers supervision.
M. 021 121 6253

 

VAL BOAG
Counsellor, Supervisor, Mediator, MNZAC
I have more than 20 years’ experience as a counsellor, informal mediator and life coach, helping individuals and couples to create fulfilling lives and relationships.
M. 021 269 0224
see full profile

 

FAY RENATA
Counsellor, MNZAC
Fay seeks to build strength and hope in those who are going through a season of challenge brought on by loss, stress, depression, anxiety and other concerns.
M. 027 444 3189
see full profile

FAQs

Q Registrations and Memberships

Abelard House provides a safe and confidential service. All our therapists are Members of a professional body and adhere to a professional Code of Ethics, which includes:
- NZ Association of Counsellors (MNZAC)
- NZ Association of Psychotherapists (MNZAP)
- NZ Board of Psychologists
- NZ Christian Counsellors Association (MNZCCA).

Q Appointments

- Sessions are one hour in duration and are by appointment only.
- To arrange an appointment please contact us on 09 478 2501. You will reach an answer phone so leave your name and phone number and one of our therapists will return your call as soon as possible.

Q Fees

- Each therapist sets their own fee structure.
- We provide some low cost sessions – please let us know if that’s needed.

Q Cancellations

In the event of cancellation 24 hours notice is required or the normal fee applies.

Q Crisis Help

Abelard House does not offer a 24 hour crisis service. In the event of an emergency please contact Lifeline for 24 hour telephone counselling ph 0800 543 354.