APPOINTMENTS

If you would like to make an appointment directly for any of our services, you can confidentially call 03 302 8872 or email info@thecouch.nz.

There are several pathways to appointments which you can find HERE

For personal appointments, an Initial session may last between 60-90 mins to allow plenty of time to discuss the things that are important to you. Follow up sessions generally last between 45-60mins.

For Corporate or Group sessions, please call or phone us to discuss your specific requirements.

OUR FEES

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PRIVATE 

Our confidential and private Individual sessions are available in Christchurch, Ashburton and Methven.

Rate Per Hour

$140

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GROUP

Group bookings can be made for a range of services from Team Building to Mediation and Conflict Management. 

Rate Per Hour

$300

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RELATIONSHIP

The first Relationship Counselling or Mediation session is two hours at a cost of $250. Each subsequent session is charged at the scheduled rate.

Rate Per Hour

$140*

 

FUNDING

  • GP WINZ funded up to 10 Sessions Part / Fully Funded (Means & Circumstance Tested)

  • ACC Fully Funded

  • EAP Fully Funded Sessions

  • Rural Support – Ask your local coordinator

PATHWAYS TO APPOINTMENTS

  • Private Referral – make Direct contact to check availability and fees for type of engagement. See fees guide below.

  • GP Referral – WINZ funded – Means Tested, Ask your GP for referral form. 

  • GP Referral – Urgent private referrals please ask GP for priority private referral.

  • ACC – Sensitive Claims. This can be made direct or through GP

  • Relationship Counselling – Private referrals accepted.

  • EAP – Referrals through your work EAP provider. 

  • Company Wellbeing Programme – Direct contact for initial consultation.

  • Further Private referrals may be made through other services including:

  • Waitaha / Pegasus – Can Refer clients engaged for Brief Intervention Counselling for further support. Check with your Counsellor.

  • Oranga Tamariki - Relationship Counselling  - Make a request through your Case Worker

  • Presbyterian Support – May recommend and make an Individual / Relationship Referral. Ask Case Worker.