A non-judgemental, safe space.
You will be welcomed by counsellor, Marie Edwards, into a comfortable and private space to talk about what you’d like to get out of counselling.
Our counselling space Is located within Community of St Luke, 130 Remuera Road, Auckland. There are 3 private counselling rooms available. There is free, private, off-street parking on site.
Marie is also employed as a Community Counsellor with Hospice, and offers private appointments with Connective Counselling on FRIDAYS, SATURDAYS, and early evening appointments MONDAY-THURSDAY. There may some flexibility around days and times, so please just ask – we’ll respond to your enquiry the same day or next day.
Marie is an experienced counsellor who has full membership with NZ Association of Counsellors (NZAC). She has worked with a wide range of personal and social issues in NZ Aotearoa, and tries to offer an affordable counselling service. Please don’t hesitate to give Marie a call with any questions you may have about her practice approach. She’s also happy to discuss what kinds of things you should look out for when you are searching for a counsellor.
Stress & Anxiety
It is natural to feel stressed and anxious in the current climate. Whether these feelings are new for you or not – talk it out, and then learn and develop some tools for coping and calming.
Feelings of hopelessness and depression you can’t shake off? Not sure if it’s anxiety or depression? Talk to us about causes, signs and practical advice for coping and feeling better.
Grief & Loss
A Hospice counsellor, Marie specialises in the field of grief, loss and palliative work with individuals and families.
An accepting, safe and discreet space for people from all genders, orientation and identity. A disproportionate rate of mental health issues affect the LGBTQ community. Counsellor Marie has experience supporting youth and adults experiencing LGBTQ issues.
Unresolved trauma may lead to anxiety, depression or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). An experienced therapist can guide you safely on a journey of recovery.
Anger is not necessarily a ‘bad’ emotion. However if anger is taking over and harming yourself and others, then it is time to take action. Come and talk with us, and develop ways to calm and reduce anger.
Relationships & Couples Work
Whether you want to work on relationship repair; understand the dynamics; let go or make a new start – come and talk about ways of navigating your way through.
You deserve to be safe and heal from physical, emotional and psychological abuse. Counsellor Marie has a specialist background in the field of domestic abuse. She knows how to safely support women, men and children who are, or have been, exposed to domestic abuse.
If you are needing urgent support during lockdown, you can call Shine 7 days a week between 9am-11 pm on (0508) 744 633. In an emergency, phone Police on 111.
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