Napier Counselling Services
Napier Counselling offers effective
assistance for individuals, couples, families and employees
wanting to improve addictions, past trauma,
health, mental health, stress
management, peak performance, relationships. You can
quickly gain relief from obsessive worrying thoughts, memories of
traumatic events, phobias, social anxiety, depression, excessive
grief from loss of a loved one, guilt. You can use your physical
symptoms to discover how to enhance your life. You can learn the
relaxation response and use your visualisation skills to transform
you habits, deal with stress, and enrich your life. Relationships
with children, partners, work colleagues can be enhanced. You
can be given feedback about what positive changes you have
This journey is exciting and
exacting, and there will be times when you will be challenged out
of your comfort zone, however by learning physical and mental
relaxation, you may be surprised how well you cope with this.
My name is Fran
Lowe and I am a registered psychologist with a particular
interest in both biofeedback and hypnosis and I have additional
qualifications in these areas and others.
I have considerable experience in walking alongside those with
addictions, depression, anxiety, relationship problems, personality
issues and other issues that arise from impaired mental health and
childhood or adult trauma and abuse.
I would like to share with you some feedback from clients, with
"Thank you for everything you have done for me in the last
six months. I don't know where I would be today or what state I'd
be in without having had your help. I will be forever
grateful." Emma Tregurtha
"Thank you for all that you have done for me. you have
taught me how to find myself. You are an amazing lady and
special." Vicky Rasmussen
"The service was incredible. Thank you, Fran, the
progress I feel now is wonderful. I'm to continue with my new way
residential addiction client
Please have a look at my references on my yellow pages listing
I am looking forward to making your acquaintance so that you can
work with guidance toward a happier and more fulfulling
way of being.
I am ACC registered for pain and for mental injury from physical
injury and sexual abuse. I am also a provider of EAP services
for Instep, I provide counselling via the doctors mental health
initiative, and financial assistance can be obtained via WINZ if
PLEASE NOTE: I am able to do remote sessions via Skype, so
distance is not a barrier to effective treatment.
The Human Givens or Emotional Needs Audit
This article focuses on a way of determining what underlies depression and anxiety. What emotional needs are not being met. It is surprising how just knowing what is missing in your life can lead you to make some quite dramatic positive changes. It can also show important people in your life what your needs are which can improve relationships. Have a look at how you score on this scale. Any score of 3/7 or less indicates an area that you need to address to improve your situation.
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Businesses and Corporations can use my services to assist their employees through difficult times. This may include: change in the work place, conflict with co-workers, dismissal, bullying, increased workload/stress, or a personal crisis, such as relationship breakup, death in the family, children's behaviour, financial worries, addiction, injury, long term health problems such as chronic pain, asthma, digestive problems not responsive to medical intervention.
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