Individual and Couple Counsellor
Imago Relationship Therapist
Clinical Supervisor


Meet Angela Fanning, Counsellor

Angela has over 20 years of experience in the counselling field. Based in Richmond, Nelson, Angela works with individuals, couples and as a supervisor and educator and offers her relationship counselling/therapy services throughout the Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions. 


Be the best version of yourself!

You may be challenged by anxiety, depression, or wanting to understand and change the patterns that keep you from living with authenticity. Angela will work with you to develop the best in yourself and provide guidance towards wellbeing as you navigate the challenges and transitions of life and make the life changes you want. Develop the ability to create calm and a greater understanding of and connection to yourself and others.


Relationship Therapy and Discernment Counselling

Angela is an effective relationship therapist: bringing warmth; wisdom; compassion; and a thorough grounding in Imago Relationship Therapy to her work with couples, as she assists them to connect with depth and aliveness. Angela utilises Discernment Counselling as an adjunct to Imago Relationship Therapy. Working short-term with couples considering separation or divorce.



Stress Management and Couples Training

Learn how to gauge your own stress levels and develop strategies for managing stress and restoring wellbeing. Angela has been running well-being and skills-based groups over many years. Angela can tailor a training for your organisation. Angela also runs a six week educational programme for couples. Learn simple, powerful exercises to give you tools to create a deeper love of and for your partner.



Imago New Zealand members have specialist training in marriage and relationship counselling.

“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.”  Lao Tzu