Youth Counselling 12-19yrs Adult Counselling 19yrs+
provides counselling service for a wide range of mental health
symptoms and disorders for youth and adults using a client-centered model and focussing on the therapetuic
therapeutic approach is based on Trauma-Informed
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (TI-CBT), and Mindful Self-Compassion
(MSC). Kerry welcomes all clients including from LGBTQ2IA+ and BIPOC
can help provide therapeutic clinical counselling services for symptoms
including; chronic pain,
stress management, grief, depressive disorders, general anxiety,
specific anxiety disorders (ie: obsessive compulsive disorder, social
anxiety, school anxiety, fears & phobias), suicide
ideation, suicide risk assessment, self-harm ideation, self-harm risk
assessment, school avoidance, career counselling, PTSD, complex trauma, developmental
disorders (Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD), sleep issues, eating and
feeding disorders, psychosis, bipolar and related disorders, personality disorders,
Degenerative Brain Disorders (Alzheimers, Dementia, Parkinsons), and
Traumatic Brain Injury (concussion).
Recommendation to have parent/guardian consent for youth, however, youth may
not need parental consent as a mature minor according to the Infants Act. Please contact Kerry for more info if needed.
counselling may involve assessments for gaining greater understanding
of symptoms. Clinical counsellors help treat symptoms that may get in
the way of an individuals day-to-day functioning. Assessments in
counselling are not used for diagnosis. For diagnosis, please visit with
Medical Doctor (MD) and/or medical specialist.