Diane Doehring

Sirona Counselling

Areas of Special Interest

  • Disability
  • Grief
  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Life transitions


Counselling Services

She believes that clients are the experts on their own lives and are able to determine the direction and pace of therapy. Her approach is respectful and non-blaming.

With you, Diane will explore your story and work to find new possibilities. She sees her role as supporting people to identify their strengths, clarify beliefs and values and develop ways to overcome what is troubling them.


Counselling Approach

  • Person Centered
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Emotion Focussed therapy
  • Somatic therapy where needed


About Diane

Diane has lived and worked in New Plymouth for most of her adult life. She has direct experience of the value of counselling and understands the need for a listening ear.



Q Registrations and Memberships

- Provisional Member of the NZ Association of Counsellors (ProvMNZAC)

Q Qualifications

- Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Hearing Therapy
- Post Graduate Diploma (Public Health)
- Master of Counselling

Q Appointments

Sessions are by appointment only. Contact me to discuss what you are looking for and to arrange an appointment.

Q Disability Access

The office space is wheelchair accessible via a lift and the building has accessible facilities.