I have over 20 years of professional counselling experience in healthcare and private practice
My approach is easy, friendly and honest – getting straight to the root of problems to find workable solutions to empower clients.
I aim to be as accessible as possible by working from local clinics near to my clients. Currently I'm seeing clients in Howick, Ellerslie, Takanini, Pukekohe, Waiuki and Remuera. I also offer online sessions for clients across New Zealand and internationally.
My training and credentials are as follows:
Bachelor of Biosciences and Health (Hons) from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Post-graduate Diploma in Counselling from the University of Auckland.
Post-graduate Diploma in Health Promotion and Health Education from the University of Liverpool.
Resolution Institute accredited Mediator and Family Dispute Resolution Provider.
Full member of the New Zealand Association of Counsellors.
Registered Family Court-contracted counsellor, specialising in relationship and family issues.
Resolution Institute accredited mediator. (the dispute resolution professional organisation with the largest membership in Asia-Pacific).
A Resolution Institute accredited Family Disputes Resolution Provider (FDR). Contact Claire if you require FDR assistance.
A New Zealand Dispute Resolution Centre Panelist. (NZDRC panellists are appointed because of their extensive knowledge and expertise in the relevant substantive laws coupled with their extensive knowledge, skill and experience in dispute resolution practice. NZDRC is not a membership organisation and prides itself on working with only the best dispute resolution practitioners in New Zealand and international.)