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NZAC Praises Better Mental Health

Monday, 28 September 2020, 5:49 pm | NZ Association of Counsellors

One hundred counselling sessions for Kiwis in urgent need of support is a positive start to increasing the country’s overall mental health, the NZ Association of Counsellors (NZAC) said. President, Christine Macfarlane, praised the National Party’s ... More >>

Mental health spending reinvents the wheel, say counsellors

Friday, 31 May 2019, 3:02 pm | NZ Association of Counsellors

The Association of Counsellors (NZAC) is very keen to find out how the Budget’s $455 million for mental health workers to service those with low-to-mid-level mental health problems will be spent. “At the moment we don’t know and neither does ... More >>

Counsellors Association supports $10million pilot for youth

Monday, 23 July 2018, 9:39 am | NZ Association of Counsellors

The recently announced $10million Green Party pilot on mental health for 18-25-year-old’s is exactly what New Zealanders are crying out for, says the New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC) More >>

Counsellors embrace nature for Mental Health Awareness Week

Friday, 6 October 2017, 1:25 pm | NZ Association of Counsellors

Counsellors embrace nature during Mental Health Awareness Week Mental health counsellors are urging Kiwis to get an emotional health ‘warrant of fitness’ during Mental Health Awareness Week (October 9-15). “Our mental health has a major impact on ... More >>

Guidance counsellors could have averted Northland lockdown

Wednesday, 12 June 2013, 3:12 pm | NZ Association of Counsellors

If trained school counsellors were available in all primary schools the recent case of a seven year old running amok in a Northland school could have been avoided, says the NZ Association of Counsellors (NZAC). More >>

Alcohol Use - From NZ Association Of Counsellors

Monday, 19 July 2010, 5:54 pm | NZ Association of Counsellors

Early in 2010 an historic public statement was issued and signed by 447 representatives, heads and leaders of Doctors and Nurses in N.Z. The document they all endorsed was titled “An Historic Opportunity to change NZ’s Heavy Drinking Culture” More >>

Counsellors support ACC review

Thursday, 29 October 2009, 10:32 am | NZ Association of Counsellors

The Government is right to demand that the ACC Sensitive Claims Unit is reviewed, but this is not far enough, the new process still needs to be stopped. More >>




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