About me

Counselling Rotorua - Counsellor Debs

Debs Rahurahu

I love to help clients resolve life challenges and achieve success in personal and professional life.

Next to my private practice, I work as a coordinator at Rotorua Social Services Council in which we promote, strengthen and support Rotorua and the wider Bay of Plenty Not-For-Profit social service and community organisations.


Professional development & education

  • Diploma Counselling with Te Pu O Anamata 2018
  • First Aid Training 2016
  • Aotearoa Waka Experience Partner 2015
  • Practitioner Assistant Trainer Certification 2015
  • Solution Focused Therapy Certificate with Michael Durrant 2012
  • Certificate in Te Ara Reo Maori (Level 2) TWOA 2012
  • ICI Coaching Certification 2011
  • NLP Master Practitioner 2011
  • NLP Practitioner Certification 2011
  • Advocacy Training: Inclusion Aotearoa 2010
  • National Certificate in Social Services (Level 4) 2002

I am a professional member of the NZANLP. I also have a membership with the New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC) & NZCCA.


Key Strengths:

  • Excellent knowledge of human psychology and behaviour with immense interest for working with different people.
  • Exceptional communication, listening, time management, and organizational skills.
  • Sympathetic, empathetic, and patient attitude with positive thinking.
  • Ability to engage and motivate people in taking up and overcoming challenges.
  • Highly efficient at handling multiple responsibilities and executing duties responsibly.
  • Passionate Neuro-Linguistic Coach.
  • Strong ability to create a positive, affirming framework to help guide and navigate others through personal and career goals.


Other online profiles:

> Therapycounselling.net
> Therapycouples.net
> Business-site
> Linkedin

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions, or if you would like to make an appointment.

Debs Rahurahu
MNZANLP, Counsellor, Registered with MNZANLP

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