ACC Sensitive Claims Counsellor

Shane is an ACC Approved Sensitive Claims Counsellor. Contact him on 0800 899921 or 027 58 99921

Therapy & Counselling

Improve your personal or professional life. Qualified and experienced personal therapist and counsellor. Contemporary, compassionate and confidential.


Court Reports

As supplier to Family, District and High Courts in the Southern Region, Talking Shop is an expert provider of professional drug and alcohol assessments and recommendations. Contact us to learn more.

Driver Licensing

Talking Shop is an approved Assessment Centre for NZTA Section 65 (Disqualified Driver) relicensing. Find out more.

Firearms Licensing

If you've had your firearms license revoked, under some circumstances, Talking Shop can assist you to present a comprehensive drug and alcohol assessment demonstrating your competence to possess and use firearms. Contact us to learn more.


An experienced professional director and entrepreneur, Shane Pleasance MBA, R/N, PGCERT is also a professional director and is open to supporting your company to achieve more. Shane is also a member of the Addiction Practitioners' Association.