Central Lakes Team

Mobile Service

Phone 027 554 9333

Email: julies@adlnz.org.nz

Register for our services online

Supporting Youth Wellbeing in Central Lakes

We are a mobile service using community hubs/centres to meet you in the area you are living. All of our youth counselling and mental health services are funded by the District Health Board or the Ministry of Social Development which makes them completely free for you to access. Even if you are not sure that this is for you, call or email us to get some more information to help you decide.   


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Thrive Te Pae Ora

Thrive te pae ora is a free face to face professional counselling service for young people (rangatahi) aged 12 to 24 and their family (whānau) living in the lower South Island. It’s safe, non-judge...Find out more.

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Adventure Development Counselling

What is it?  Adventure Development Counselling (ADC) is a longer term program that offers young people (aged 13-19) support who are wanting more intensive help with mental health or alcohol or drug...Find out more.


Other Services

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Te Ara Hou

TE ARA HOU Te Ara Hou is a service that runs similar to ADC however can only receive referrals from the Ministry of Social Development. It is aimed at first time offenders and offers a supportive path...Find out more.

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Professional Supervision

We can offer supervision to other professionals working in the AoD and mental health field, as well as Counsellors, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers and Youth Workers.  Contact one of the area...Find out more.

The Central Lakes + Queenstown Team

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Julie Scurr

Clinical Service Leader & Occupational Therapist

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Malcolm Creagh

Journey & Activities Team Leader

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Fiona Brown

Occupational Therapist

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Laura Clarke

Social Worker

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Grace Fairhall

Occupational Therapist and Transition Worker

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Stefan Petersohn

Transition Worker