Martina Swinburn Dip CP, RGN, BSc
Mrs Martina Swinburn is a qualified counsellor and psychotherapist and provides counselling and psychotherapy at Spire Dunedin Hospital. She is also a qualified nurse with 20 years' experience in both ward work and nurse management, and is a member of the counselling society. She holds a diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy and a degree in Nursing.
Counselling provides a safe place, separate from your daily life, where you can explore issues or feelings which are causing you difficulty. It addresses the cause of problems and not just the symptoms. By engaging in this process you will have the opportunity to address areas of concern to you. Martina will guide you through this process in a non-judgmental and secure environment. All information will be treated in the strictest confidence.
Meetings, which last 50 minutes and can be arranged either during the day or in the evening, take place in a discreet and well-appointed room at Spire Dunedin Hospital.
Combining her counselling and nursing skills she can offer a tailored approach to each client using a variety of counselling techniques.
Martina offers counselling and psychotherapy for:
- Career issues
- Marriage / relationship
- Mother and baby issues
- Personal growth
- Work related issues
- Bereavement, death and dying
- Confidence issues
- Lack of meaning in life
- Medical conditions
- Panic attacks
- Post-traumatic stress
- Self esteem
- Supporting those caring for others
- Anyone who just needs to talk in a confidential secure environment