Welcome to CPA


Counselling and Psychotherapy Associates (CPA) is a group of independent mental health practitioners, specialising in psychotherapy and counselling.

There are three of us and we work in our own separate professional practices from leased premises at 1 Thorndon Quay.   



Fran Parkin    Catriona Cairns   Geraldine Lakeland



CPA members  


Geraldine Lakeland

Geraldine has been working as a counsellor and psychotherapist since 1985 and she sees a wide variety of people facing concerns arising from work, family and relationship difficulties.    read more...


Fran Parkin

I work as a counsellor, psychotherapist, career counsellor, supervisor and trainer. I brings to this work my background in journalism, community work, public service policy development, training and teaching.   read more...


Catriona Cairns 

Catriona is a trained counsellor and psychotherapist who offers therapy for a wide range of people, initially wanting help with depression or anxiety, loss, family conflict, eating difficulties, and relationship struggles amongst other issues.   read more...



Phone: see Contact page for our individual details 

Location: Level 3, 1 Thorndon Quay, Wellington - click to see map