Cath Finch

Phone 021 0264 9529


  • BA (Honours), Person Centred Counselling, Metanoia Institute, London


  • New Zealand Association of Counsellors (MNZAC)
  • British Association for Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP)


  • ACC Registered Provider for Senstive Claims

  • Private practice Counsellor in North Canterbury
  • Christchurch Primary Health Organisation (PHO) – Brief Intervention Counsellor for Primary Mental Health – Riccarton Clinic, University of Canterbury, Moorhouse Medical Centre and Burnside Medical Centre
  • Rural Canterbury PHO – Christchurch Men’s Prison, Counsellor
  • Rural Canterbury PHO – Primary Mental Health Brief Intervention Counsellor (2012 – 2017)

  • Almost 10 years in mental health service and Prisons in the UK and New Zealand.
  • Over 10 years experience in primary mental health.
  • Previous career in Government and Business working in the UK and India.
  • Areas of special interest include Youth/Students, rehabilitation and reintegration for prison clients, grief/loss and mental health issues, Cross cultural work.