Rainbow Friendly Counselling

Note: These are not RainbowYOUTH run services

Shannon Granich - Rainbow Family Services

Areas of specialisation:

  • Children and Adolescents
  • Family Therapy
  • Trauma and Abuse 
  • ACC registered for sensitive claims (sexual abuse/assault)
  • EAP registered (Benestar)

Areas of special interest:

  • Sexuality and gender diversity
  • Working with people on the spectrum
  • Bullying issues
  • Childhood abuse and trauma issues
  • Sexual abuse issues
  • Self-harm
  • Anger management
  • Parenting and family systems issues

Office Hours
RainbowYOUTH AKL Drop-in Centre
Tuesdays 10am - 8pm

Takanini Office
Mondays 10am - 8pm
Thursdays 10am - 8pm
Rates are as follows: 
  • Individual sessions - $115
  • Couples sessions - $140
  • Family therapy sessions - $160
  • Professional Supervision - $115 (student rates available on request)

Skype/Phone appointments available by request. 

All prices are GST inclusive. Appointments necessary. 
To book, please contact: sgranich30@hotmail.com OR 021 038 2451


OUTLine offers specialist face-to-face counselling with experienced professionally qualified counsellors.

Our clients come from the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex communities, or their families and also anyone questioning sexual orientation or gender. We are specialist in gender identity and sexuality issues, but have the skills and training to work effectively with you on most life issues. We work collaboratively with other agencies to achieve your goals.

OUTLine specialises in:

  • LGBTIQ+/Rainbow affirming counselling
  • Coming out
  • Client’s questioning their gender identity and/or sexual orientation
  • Client’s who identify within the LGBTIQ+/Rainbow communities and their families
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity issues
  • Support and information around trans pathways, transitioning and social transitioning

Visit OUTLine's website: www.outline.org.nz