Born in Italy, Paola has provided therapy (for adults and children) and supervision across several countries in Europe and in New Zealand. Her passion for whales and dolphins takes her around the world to swim and learn from these wonderful creatures. Nature, animals, indigenous traditions and human relationships fascinate her.

With 15 years of experience delivering therapy in four languages, she helps her clients bring into form real changes for enlightened lives.

Qualifications and Registrations:

Lic. clinical psychologist in Italy since 2003. Degree recognised by NZQA as a Master in Clinical Psychology in New Zealand

MNZAC Counsellor, acrredited for ACC sensitive claims..

FEAP registered Psychotherapist in Spain since 2009.

Certified EMDR therapist

Trained in Animal Assisted Therapy.


Member of ISSTD (International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation)

Member of the The New Zealand EMDR Association

Associate Member of the AEI+DTF (Spanish National Association for the research and development of Family therapy).

Therapy/counselling and supervision offered to you online. For sessions and information, please get in touch: wearethewhales@protonmail.com