Shirley Parker

Shirley Parker

NLP Therapist/Coach

Online Therapy Available

Next available Monday, Jul 18th


Online Therapy


Changes can be positive or negative, planned, or unexpected, yet often life-altering. It can leave us feeling unprepared and in a personal crisis, but also provide us with the opportunity to adjust and learn new ways of being. This is an excellent time to seek the support of a helping professional. One that can guide you through changes in a safe and supportive environment. My goal is to support individuals to reach their highest potential and for families to live more harmonious and happier lives together.


BSW (Hons) | SWRB registered | ANZASW member



Client Type

adolescents, adults, couples, elderly, gender diverse, men, women

Therapy Type

cognitive behavioural therapy (cbt), dialectical behavioural therapy (dbt), family systems, māori models of care, mindfulness, Neuro-psychotherapy, online therapy, person centred therapy, solution focused therapy, strength based therapy


  • acceptance

  • anger management

  • anxiety

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • behavioural issues

  • break up and divorce

  • bullying

  • burnout

  • career change

  • child behaviour and development

  • communication skills

  • conflict management

  • coping issues

  • depression

  • disability

  • disconnection

  • educational difficulties

  • emotional control

  • family issues

  • feeling stuck

  • goal setting

  • identity

  • life changes

  • loneliness and isolation

  • mental health and wellbeing

  • motivation and purpose

  • parenting

  • parenting children with special needs

  • performance anxiety

  • personal development

  • pre-marital preparation

  • psycho-social problems

  • relationship issues

  • self esteem and confidence

  • self harm

  • stress

  • suicide ideation

  • upbringing issues

  • work-life balance

  • workplace issues

  • social anxiety


Individual therapy sessions (excl. GST)



Relationship or family therapy (Excl. GST)



Gumboot (I am HOPE)



Youth Health Hub



Individual's EAP/Health Insurance



Funding Options

Southern Cross, I Am Hope