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Like many people, I grew up in an environment where we didn’t talk about our struggles and emotions. From an early age, I learned to keep the difficult things inside and deal with my emotions on my own. Although I... Read more
Please note: In light of COVID-19 pandemic I am currently not meeting clients in person, but continue offering counselling sessions through a secure online platform.
At the heart of my practice is a belief that... Read more
Dr. Swain became a Registered Psychologist (#1006) in 1991. His education includes the following degrees: Bachelor or Arts (1970); Teaching Certificate (1973); Master of Physical Education (1977); and Doctor of... Read more
As a counsellor in the Vancouver and New Westminster areas since 1993, my practice has included working with individuals and groups (in person and online) who are managing a wide variety of challenges that have... Read more
You don’t have to struggle alone
Living with anxiety, fear, and helplessness is difficult. Relationship can be confusing and disappointing. Dealing with your parents or your children can be frustrating. You are... Read more
Welcome. My name is Aiden and I'm a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) and Canadian Certified Counsellor (CCC) with a focus on treating anxiety/panic and mood issues related to relationships, chronic stress, and... Read more
Ginnie Cramer is a BCACC Registered Clinical Counseller with a Master's degree in Counselling Psychology from City University of Seattle. Ginnie values each client as an individual and acknowledges his or her unique... Read more
My professional practice emphasizes individual counselling within a range of concerns; including depression, anxiety, trauma, anger management, illness, substance misuse, disordered eating, grief, and loss. The symptoms... Read more
At the heart of Integrative Psychotherapy is a respectful and sensitive attunement to the client’s inner world. This helps create a foundation of safety and trust on which all other work in therapy is built.
As... Read more
Sean Heales is a Registered Clinical Counsellor who is seeing clients at his office based in Langley. As we navigate through life, we are constantly confronted by challenges. In some instances, these challenges are... Read more
I believe that my role as a counsellor involves walking alongside my clients while offering an objective and informed perspective. Because I often see people who are seeking change, my goal is to help my clients... Read more
May believes that all people, regardless of their personal struggles come to therapy with inherent strength and capacity and that through the therapy process, these strengths can be mobilized into positive action. May... Read more
Everyone deserves to be heard, to be understood, and to have someone with them when the world doesn’t feel safe, when all around seems dark. This is what life is about and what matters to me—love,... Read more
How you doing ?
Does shame ride shotgun in your life?
Do you wish your life had more purpose?
Are your relationships unfulfilling?
Do you wish you could change?
I focus my work on helping men... Read more
My name is Raman Gill and I am a Registered Clinical Counsellor who has an established private practice in Surrey. My approach is influenced by Narrative ideas. This approach helps to separate individuals/couples/... 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
Chantal Bourke is a Registered Clinical Counsellor who sees clients in North Vancouver and Vancouver. Chantal has worked with children, adolescents and their families for the last 10 years. Chantal’s focus has... Read more
Most people seek out counseling with me when they find themselves stuck in the same repetitive patterns and are looking to break out of them. I help clients to better understand their habits and thoughts, and... Read more
Dr. Debbie Leung is a Registered Psychologist and director of the Wise Mind Centre. She provides assessment and scientifically supported treatments to adolescents and adult clients. She has helped clients... Read more
Are you hoping to make positive changes in your life but fear is getting in the way? Are you feeling stuck in a familiar pattern of doubt, confusion, indecisiveness, or unsure how or where to begin ... Read more
I have specialized training in working with people who have been affected by trauma, addictions, anxiety, sexual concerns, and relationship issues. Many of my clients come in with a combination of concerns or a vague... Read more
Sharon Southey is a skilled professional with a nursing background, who has been counselling people since 1992. She likes to work with individuals who are teenage or adult, families of all types and couples,... Read more
Tammy works with individuals and couples who feel stuck, ambivalent, discouraged, overwhelmed, and have difficulty communicating with partners. Her background includes years in the business sector and competing in... Read more
I believe that families and the family systems we come from give us great insight into what we are up against in life. The families we grow up in are the first places we learn how relationships and people function... Read more
*NOW ACCEPTING CREDIT CARDS, CASH, CHEQUE, OR E-TRANSFER
*Over 10 years of clinical practice.
Some Information about the work
Clients present a number of problem areas, or life issues. Jason has... Read more
Hello and welcome - I hope that you find this information helpful as you make your decision about seeking counselling. I completed my MA in Counselling Psychology at Simon Fraser University and have more than... Read more
I have over 20 years experience of working with individuals, couples, families and groups in private practice, the Health Service, the Social Services and voluntary organisations. I am a registered Clinical... Read more
No matter who we are, life has its up and downturns.Happiness is said to be a rich sense of well-being that comes only from knowing our internal self. A large part of what generates happiness is our cognition. Through... Read more
"We all can feel stuck or out of balance from time to time. When we are suffering or want to work towards change in our lives, it takes courage to share what’s on our minds and in our hearts –... Read more
Olivia works with couples & individuals to transform their relationship to themselves, their lives, and the people they care about. She can help you, gently, get to the root of your challenges—and... Read more
Are you going though a difficult time in your life? Are you feeling lost? Do you need someone to talk to, to see things from an fresh perspective and without judgement? Counselling can help. Counselling offers you a non... Read more
A COVID-19 Update: Due to the extraordinary circumstances of COVID-19, all appointments at this time will be done by Zoom Pro video conferencing or by telephone.
My name is Miriam Balen and I am a Registered Clinical... Read more
*I am currently offering phone and video counselling*
My goal as a counsellor is to provide an emotionally safe space, free of judgement, where we can explore the barriers that stand in the way of you... Read more
I am a graduate of the University of Alberta and the University of Calgary. I am a Registered Social Worker with the British Columbia College of Social Workers. My counselling experience is in the area of... Read more
If you are looking to get connected with some counselling you are probably dealing with some difficult things. I think I can help. I work with a wide range of clients including children, youth... Read more
Ashley Phillips is a clinical counsellor & psychotherapist in Kelowna and has an online practice to help clients throughout Canada. She specializes in:
Anxiety & Panic Attacks
Binge... Read more
I am a Psychologist registered in British Columbia (CPBC #1903) and the State of Washington. Currently I am an Assistant Professor at Trinity Western University, where I serve as a core faculty member in the MA in... Read more
I love my work, and am passionate about helping people have more joy and fulfillment in their lives and relationships!
I am a Registered Clinical Counsellor and EMDR practitioner with extensive training and... Read more
My name is Emma Smith and I am a Registered Clinical Counsellor (#12739) providing individual counselling in Vancouver for youth and adults. I have a Masters of Counselling Psychology degree from Athabasca... Read more
Are life circumstances causing you to feel stuck? Exhausted? Are you struggling to live your best life? We can often find ourselves trapped in negative situations and thinking patterns, which lead to exhaustion,... Read more
I have been in private practice as a counsellor and psychotherapist for over 20 years. During that time I have had the privilege of being able to connect with people and help them achieve their personal goals, create... Read more
Matt believes that clients are the experts in the counselling space. Using a non-judgmental, collaborative, and trauma-informed approach, Matt works closely with those struggling with mental health concerns like anxiety... Read more
NOTE: During the COVID-19 pandemic, I provide 100% online therapy services, which include both phone as well as video (Zoom) appointments.
When we feel overwhelmed, stressed, or bogged down by difficult... Read more
Sue Diewert is a Registered Clinical Counsellor, BC Registered Play Therapist, Jungian Sandplay Therapist in training and School Counsellor working in Courtenay, BC.
If you are looking for support or want to speak... Read more
As you have been trying to navigate this COVID-19 virus, you have noticed a general sense of anxiety where you used to feel pretty calm and strong. Maybe you range between fear, panic and a sense of "I've... Read more
I have been a therapist for 27 years. I have worked with people of all ages in small communities and big cities and have dealt with mental health issues, marriage and family concerns, trauma, and addictions. I have... Read more
I have been in the helping profession for over 30 years and have experience working in a variety of therapeutic and clinical settings. I have been in private practice for 25 of those 30+ years. Finding... Read more
I take an existential-phenomenological view when working with clients—which means that I seek to be open to whatever issues you bring to our sessions, without judgement or applying my interpretation. Together we... Read more
You're probably reading this because something you want some help with something (it could be spirituality, obesity, being overweight, anxiety, depression, grief, relationships, communication, trauma, or stress).... Read more
Abby Petterson is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) and a Registered Psychotherapist (RP) offering psychotherapy and counselling services to individuals, couples and families. Abby has specialized training and... Read more
COVID-19: I will not be offering in-person sessions at this time. If you an existing client, I will contact you about tele/video options.
Dr. Josh Slatkoff is a Registered Psychologist (CPBC #1774) who... Read more
If you are considering to begin counselling or making a decision about which therapist might be right for you, I hope this website will be an informative starting point. If you still feel uncertain after reading through... Read more
I am a qualified Integrative Counsellor and Psychotherapist with over 25 years of experience working in private practice and the voluntary sector. I work with individuals, couples, groups and families. I... Read more
I am passionate about helping people and organizations change and thrive. I am a non-judgmental, compassionate therapist who provides assistance with a variety of issues, including anxiety and stress management,... Read more
What I do:
rethink is a professional counselling service run by Doug Elliott, with offices in Vancouver's West End and on Bowen Island. I hold a Masters Degree in counselling psychology and have extensive... Read more
I am an individual and family therapist who works with youth, adults and families who are feeling overwhelmed. Common struggles include social and emotional challenges, mental health and/or substance use concerns. I... Read more