Are you looking for a therapist or counsellor in the Ashburton region?
My name is Linda Waitokia. In my practice Counselling Ashburton I offer individual counselling and couples counselling. I have more than 20 years of experience in the health sector and I’m in private practice since 2005.
I am passionate about empowering people to make positive changes in their lives and assisting them to reach their goals.
As a qualified counsellor I have professional memberships with New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC) and DAPAANZ.
I’m also an ACC approved counsellor.
I’m a member of Therapycounselling – Network of therapists and counsellors in NZ.
Types of issues
I’m specialised in:
✓ Addictions (and affect on family)
✓ PTSD & Trauma (sexual abuse and effect on childhood development)
Other areas of experience and expertise include:
✓ Anger Management
✓ Anxiety and fear
✓ Burnout, stress and tension
✓ Eating disorder
✓ Grief and loss
✓ Low self esteem
✓ Marriage problems
✓ Relationship issues
My wide range of life experience provided a platform for me to also train as an addictions counsellor with a special interest in effects of addiction upon family members.
A safe space
I offer you a safe, confidential and neutral space.
I incorporate a holistic approach and believe we can achieve inner happiness and reach our true potential when these aspects are in balance: Emotional, mental, physical and spiritual health.
Could you use some extra support in your life?
Feel free to send me a message. You can raise any questions you have, and tell me a little about your situation.
MNZAC, DAPAANZ, Counsellor, Registered with NZAC