Suffered a loss?

Fresh Path Counselling understands you’re grieving from a loss. The loss could be the loss of a loved one, a pet or even a job. We have some detailed information on grief and loss. Unresolved grief from a loss can be detrimental to you longer term. Take action and contact Fresh Path Counselling today to help you process your loss.

Code of Ethics

The helping relationship is formed by the professional and effective use of the helper's skills for the benefit and safety of the client in his or her particular circumstance.

Fresh Path Counselling undertakes to do the following:
  • To offer a non-judgmental professional service, free from discrimination, honouring the individuality of clients
  • To establish a professional helping relationship in order to maintain the integrity and empowerment of clients without offering advice
  • To ensure that clients understand the purpose, process and boundaries of the counselling relationship
  • To promise confidentiality and explain the limits of duty of care.
  • For the purpose of advocacy, to receive written permission from clients before divulging any information or contacting other parties
  • To endeavour to make suitable referrals where competent service cannot be provided
  • To avoid acting as or practicing legal counsel for or on behalf of clients or acting as an agent for clients
  • To avoid initiating, developing or pursuing a relationship, be it sexual or nonsexual, with past or current clients within two years of the last counselling session
  • To undertake regular supervision and debriefing to develop skills, monitor performance and sustain professional accountability