North Shore Counsellors

Home & Family Counselling – North Shore

2a Seaview Avenue Northcote 0627

Bookings and Enquiries:

Phone 09 419 9853 Email via contact page

Rachel Dasler

Practice Manager

Individuals, Couples, and Families

Rachel is from New Zealand and has also lived in London for 10 years and Singapore for 8 years. Rachel is interested in working with people who might be struggling in some ways with anxiety, stress, grief, coping in relationships, or having concerns with parenting.

Guy Johnson

Adolescents & Adults, Individuals & Families

Born in England, Guy moved here in 2004 and since that time had transitioned from working in the creative world to the helping professions, and has been working as a Counsellor for the past 2 years. He has completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling practices and also holds a BA (Hons) in visual communications.


Lee Beston

Adult, Adolescent, Child  and Family

Lee joined Home and Family after 15 years in child and adolescent mental health, working with families and is a registered social worker.

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Vivienne Rea

Individual, Couple and Family

Vivienne is a provisional member of NZAC and holds a Bachelor of Counselling from the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP). She returned to New Zealand in early 2020 following 28 years in Melbourne where she worked in the Information Technology (IT) industry before training as a counsellor.


Hazel Thompson

Individual, Couple and Family

Hazel has a Bachelor in Counselling, has been working in the field of counselling since 2002 and is a member of the NZ Association of Counsellors.

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David Blackborow

Counsellor in Training

David has spent most of his working life in the hospitality industry however his new career path as a counsellor utilises a lot of the key skills gained through his customer-focused training and his own lived experiences.