Areas of practice
- Anxiety and/or Panic
- COVID-19 Stress, Anxiety and Depression
- Family Issues
- Grief and Loss - General
- Life Transitions
- Parenting Issues
- Professional Burnout
- Stress Management
- Women's Issues
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Communication Skills Training
- Mindfulness approaches
- Online / Virtual / Telehealth Counselling
- Process Work
- Solution Focused Therapy
- Telephone Counselling
- Video Counselling
Counselling practice website:www.brendadineen.com
Brenda is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with an office conveniently located in South Vancouver.
Brenda has a rich background of professional experience and personal growth. She has worked in the public and private sector for over 30 years counselling individuals and families. She has led numerous workshops on parenting, wellness and stress management.Brenda's counselling work focusses on helping people who are going through life transitions, including loss, separation, midlife and retirement.
Since 2004 she has been leading workshops and counselling women in midlife transitions. These women report they receive significant transformation, discovering new awareness and the ability to take steps forward in life.
Brenda also works with people who are contemplating or planning their retirement, as well as people who have already retired. Retirement is a significant transition and deserves adequate insight, planning and support.
Brenda's warmth and ability to create a safe atmosphere enable her clients to move into the heart of their issues. She offers unconditional acceptance, deep insight and a gentle spirit. She helps her clients access their inner wisdom and discover their unique gifts and strengths. Her clients report they gain clarity, sense of purpose and direction.
Brenda uses a variety of approaches to suit the individual client. These include process work, Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), communication skills, visualization, relaxation and solution-focussed counselling.
Client fee individuals:$140 per hour. Sliding scale available for those in need.
Client fee couples/families:$160 per hour. Sliding scale available for those in need.