KW, Palmerston North
M.Ed(Cert. in Counselling), B.A, Dip Teaching (Secondary), Mem.NZAC
Helen is a therapist in private practice and works in the suburb of Spreydon, Christchurch. Both the location and parking are easy to find, and she is available from Monday to Thursday with two late nights until about 7 pm. She has extensive experience in working with individuals, couples and relationships in general, some of whom come through her work with the Family Courts. She has a particular interest in working with sexual intimacy, and trauma related matters. She also provides consultancy for a range of issues which include depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, attachment problems, grief and loss, and life changes. She initially worked for a number of years in high schools with adolescents before establishing her own practice and so has a strong interest in parenting and families. Helen has been involved in sex therapy for over 4 years. She believes in finding solutions which people can maintain in their often busy lives, and uses a range of approaches, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Narrative therapy. Confidentiality is paramount, and she is accountable to the Code of Ethics of both NZAC and the Family Court.
Our Christchurch central Sex Therapist is Dennis Mills
Dip.Psychotherapy & Counselling, Cert Social Work, Dip. Community Development, MNZAC.
Dennis has been a Counsellor for around fifteen years. He works as a Counsellor ina University Student Health Centre as well as in private practice. He has a working background in mental health and social work and ten years’ experience as a couple counsellor in New Zealand and in the U.K. Dennis has a particular interest in the healing power of intimacy and works with people to address issues including, sexual desire and arousal, the maintenance of long term relationships and how to pursue and form intimate partnerships. He has worked with men with anger issues for many years and is a stress management trainer. Dennis works from the city centre on Monday’s and has some evening appointments available.