Student Counselling

Carmel College Counselling Service is available for all students. Our two counsellors, Susan Murray and Tillie Lima are qualified counsellors registered with the New Zealand Association of Counsellors. They can work with a variety of issues;

  • stress and anxiety (personal, school, family and relationships)
  • friendship issues
  • anger
  • trauma
  • identity
  • loss and grief
  • motivation
  • unhealthy coping strategies
  • low mood and depression

We encourage students and parents to seek assistance when they are first concerned about something. To help, a site has been created with information for students and parents to use as a resource: Click HERE.

Please feel free to call or email us;


Susan Murray – 486 1132 ext 749

Susan is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.



Tillie Lima – 486 1132 ext 725

Tillie is available on Monday, Thursday and Friday.