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Vulnerable families need counselling support

Thursday, 23 May 2013, 4:47 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Vulnerable families and children are increasingly being denied access to much-needed counselling services, the New Zealand Association of Counsellors is warning. More >>

Counsellors Take Stand Against Bullying

Wednesday, 15 May 2013, 1:16 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

The New Zealand Association of Counsellors is urging Kiwis to don their pink shirt this Friday (May 17) in a show of solidarity against all forms of bullying. More >>

Counsellors take stand against bullying

Wednesday, 15 May 2013, 11:55 am | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

The New Zealand Association of Counsellors is urging Kiwis to don their pink shirt this Friday (May 17) in a show of solidarity against all forms of bullying. More >>

Counselling the counsellors

Friday, 19 October 2012, 9:22 am | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Counsellors in New Zealand have a new guide to help them navigate the minefield of the ever-changing legal system. More >>

Children should be first priority

Thursday, 2 August 2012, 3:26 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Children should be first priority The Family Court reforms announced today must be actively monitored to assess their impact on vulnerable children, the Association of Counsellors says. President, Jonathan Loan, says the needs of children caught ... More >>

Vulnerable children at risk from Family Court fees increase

Wednesday, 13 June 2012, 2:01 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

New Family Court fees introduced by the government will hurt the most vulnerable families and could increase family violence, says the New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC). More >>

Counselling Post Quake in Canterbury

Monday, 14 May 2012, 9:56 am | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

The stress and exhaustion affecting people living in Canterbury is now being caused by bureaucratic battles rather than aftershocks, according to NZAC Canterbury branch committee member Bob Manthei. More >>

Evidence shows counselling cuts ill-advised, says NZAC

Monday, 14 May 2012, 9:54 am | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Government proposals to cut Family Court counselling services seem ill-advised given the increasing demand for marriage and relationship counselling. More >>

Confidential Access to Abortion Advice Essential for Safety

Monday, 23 May 2011, 4:52 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Young people would be put at risk if parents had to be told their children were accessing advice about abortion, says the president of the New Zealand Association of Counsellors. More >>

Christchurch residents OK for counselling services

Thursday, 10 March 2011, 10:12 am | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Christchurch residents who require counselling after the earthquake should have no trouble getting it, the NZ Association of Counsellors (NZAC) said today. More >>

Councellors on hand for earthquake support

Thursday, 24 February 2011, 11:07 am | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC) President, Jonathan Loan, today expressed sympathy for those affected by the recent devastating earthquake. “As a former resident of Christchurch, and with family and friends in Christchurch, I watched ... More >>

ACC builds a fortress against sex abuse claims

Tuesday, 8 December 2009, 12:24 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Joint Press Statement from: New Zealand Association of Counsellors; New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists; Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers More >>

Real reasons for change in abuse claims policy

Sunday, 22 November 2009, 12:40 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

ACC Southern Manager Karen Walsh, speaking at Fairlie Lions Club on Thursday 19 November revealed that it is ACC policy to reduce the number of Sensitive Claims. More >>

ACC shuts the door on Counsellors

Saturday, 24 October 2009, 11:36 am | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

As part of their new, and final, “Clinical Pathway” for Sexual Abuse claims, published on Monday, ACC is forcing survivors of sexual abuse to consult with Psychiatrists or Clinical Psychologists in order to be given a psychiatric diagnosis. This flies ... More >>

Counsellors Up In Arms Over Minister's Decision

Tuesday, 15 September 2009, 1:16 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Nick Smith’s refusal to discuss proposed changes for treatment of victims of sexual abuse has counsellors up in arms, More >>

Counselling and the Law

Friday, 19 September 2003, 3:04 pm | New Zealand Association of Counsellors

Counsellors, therapists, health practitioners and trainers will now have available to them comprehensive, up-to-date information on a range of professional, ethical and legal issues of importance in their practices with the publication of Counselling ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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