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King's is a community where much care and attention is given to student wellbeing.

Positive Education and Pastoral Care are a whole College responsibility, with all staff taking a professional proactive role in ensuring that all students are given every opportunity to reach their full potential.

Counselling can assist people to better understand their experience and explore ways of improving their lives. It can also provide resources via education, referral, and strategies to assist students in their development during the adolescent years.

Our Head of Counselling:

Kim Todd
Master of Counselling, PGDip Spec Teaching – Learning and Behaviour, MNZAC

Kim’s educational journey began in the primary sector however Counselling has dominated the past 20 years of education service. Kim’s Counselling career began in the Alternative Education sector via AIMHI which transitioned into School Counselling, Youthline, Resource Teacher of Learning and Behaviour and Senior Leadership. Kim is a lifelong learner and encourages those she works with to engage in this Kaupapa.

Navigating teenage years can present challenges and Kim is well-equipped to support students during this time. She has two teenage children with her husband who is a Deputy Principal at an Auckland Secondary School.

Kim enjoys working with students using a variety of approaches, she particularly enjoys Interactive Drawing Therapy and using an integrated approach to find the best method to meet the needs of the individual.

Make an appointment 

The Counselling Office is located in the top floor of the Centennial Centre. To make an appointment please use the referral form on Schoolbox or:

Email: Kim Todd (k.todd@kingscollege.school.nz)