If you are feeling suicidal or have an emergency out of hours please consider:
- Attending the Emergency Department of the nearest public hospital
- Call 111 Emergency Services
- Call Lifeline 0800 543 354
- Alcohol Drug Helpline
0800 787 797
Appointment times are available weekdays and evenings. Contact Fionna directly.
I understand it is extremely important to feel comfortable in counselling sessions, so feel free to contact me if you wish to have a brief telephone conversation in regard to meeting with me.
I will promptly reply to messages and emails; usually on the same day or within two working days.
Whareora House of Life, 8 Athelstan Street, Barrington, Christchurch.
Halswell Clinic, 326 Halswell Road, Halswell, Christchurch.
Counselling services are also offered to Canterbury Rural areas too.
Parking and bus stops close by.
Fees are reasonable and can be structured depending on individual circumstances.
WINZ funding is available to those with a disability or low income.
Fees can be paid by direct banking to: ANZ 06 0594 0215520 00
Self-referrals are welcome and referrals can also be made by your doctor, health professionals or community agencies.
Notification of changes to appointment times or cancellations is appreciated by 5pm the day before your appointment.
I understand and respect that it can be difficult to start therapy. I also want to acknowledge the personal commitment made in attending sessions and that this draws upon your personal, financial and emotional resources.