Susan Alderston

Session Type

  • Face to face
  • Online


  • Tuesday - Friday : 9am - 6pm
  • Saturday (alternate) : 9am - 6pm


I am a well qualified and well experienced counsellor and play therapist working with all age groups and a wide range of issues. I am trained in CBT, Solution Focused Counselling, Family Therapy and Behavioural Psychology. I specialise in the areas of trauma, relationships and children.

Professional Membership

  • NZ Association of Counsellors (NZAC)

Areas of Expertise

  • Anger or violence issues
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Career Guidance / Development
  • Couples therapy
  • Family issues
  • Grief & Loss
  • Stress
  • Workplace performance and relationships

Qualifications / Training

  • Masters Degree in Education with Counselling (M.Ed)
  • Advanced Diploma in Teaching (Adv Dip Tchg)
  • Diploma in Special Teaching Needs (Dip STN)
  • Trained Teachers Certificate (TTC)
  • M.Ed Distinction

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