My name is Miriam Balen and I am a Registered Clinical Social Worker with a Master of Social Work degree. I provide counselling to people ages 13 through to adults of all ages. I established Balen Counselling in 2012... Read more
We all encounter challenges and difficulties that at times frustrate and overwhelm us. They may prevent us from living our lives the way we truly want. But these struggles also present us with a Time for Change- an... Read more
The people who come to see me include men who are struggling with either stress, or anger, or communication, or the misuse of alcohol, sex, or drugs,, women concerned about their marriage or partnership, and couples who... Read more
Warm, accepting, inclusive and practical best describes my personal therapeutic style. I also place a high value on careful listening, empathy, professional ethics and accountability. I believe that all people... Read more
My practice includes working with couples, families, adolescents, individuals and groups.
Couples counselling, communication and relationship concerns.
Family issues such as behaviour management, parent /... Read more
I am an Individual and Family Therapist and Registered Clinical Social Worker. I provide private counseling/therapy services for individuals, couples, and families across the lifespan to address and explore... Read more
Most of us want to make changes and improvements in our life, yet we tend to rely on the same old approaches (or habits) despite our best intentions. My approach to counselling is to support people to experiment with... Read more
I am a registered clinical social worker with the BC College of Social Work. I have experience working with people impacted by chronic and terminal illnesses, as well as coping with grief, loss, and trauma. I... Read more