Information for Providers

Our aim is to provide families/guardians/caregivers access to quality counselling when a child they are caring for is diagnosed with cancer. We are looking for counsellors with a passion for providing this service. To ensure that the counselling is of the quality that is needed, the professionals need to meet certain requirements:

  • A relevant tertiary qualification
  • Membership of NZAC, a registered psychologist or registered psychotherapist
  • An annual practising certificate where relevant
  • At least three years’ counselling experience
  • Professional indemnity insurance
  • Regular professional supervision
  • Access to the internet
  • Able to respond to phone calls within 2 working days
  • Can make contact with the client within 5 working days
  • Can offer a counselling session within 10 working days
  • Suitable counselling rooms (i.e. quiet, clean and family friendly)
  • Ability to deal with a range of presenting issues
  • Comfortable with short term counselling

If you have an interest in working with parents/guardians/carers of children with cancer and match these requirements, please request access to the secure online provider application form by contacting the CCCN Coordinator.
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