Areas of Focus: Relationship Issues, Anxiety, Anger Management, Couples Therapy, Depression, Grief & Loss, Burnout, Spirituality and Faith Concerns, Life Transitions, Parenting Support and Communication Skills.
Professional Designation: Master of Arts in Spiritual Care and Psychotherapy (M.A.), Registered Psychotherapist (R.P.)
Insurance Information: Covered by most insurance plans. Check your benefits for Registered Psychotherapist (RP) coverage. We offer receipts for reimbursements.
Counselling Services provided: Individual Therapy (adults) and Couples Therapy
His approaches: Chris’s approach is client centered, holistic, trauma informed, and anti oppressive. He uses a variety of therapies specific to client needs including: Cognitive and Dialectical Behavioural Therapies, Narrative Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Individual Session Fee (50 minutes): $140 + hst
Couples Session Fee (50 minutes): $160 + hst
If you have any questions about the counselling process, take a look at our FAQ section. To schedule a phone consult, email [email protected] or call 519-766-8292 (Ext. 109) with your questions, phone number, and three time-slots that work for you.
He believes each person holds intrinsic value and inherent wisdom drawn from their lived experience. As such, he aims to facilitate a collaborative therapeutic space honouring client’s stories, ensuring their safety, and recognizing paths to wellness.
From the foundation of a trauma informed, anti-oppressive therapeutic environment, Chris employs a variety of modalities including Narrative therapy, Acceptance and Commitment therapy, Emotionally Focused therapy, Cognitive and Dialectical Behaviour therapy, Solution Focused therapy, and mindfulness work. His approaches are further informed by a variety of theoretical frameworks including attachment theory, family systems, grief and loss, and spiritually integrated psychotherapy.
Chris holds an MA in Psychotherapy and Spiritual Care from Wilfrid Laurier University.
He has experience working in clinical settings providing therapeutic support for patients and families experiencing acute mental health crises, life limiting illnesses, end of life care, spirituality/faith concerns and substance abuse and recovery. He also has extensive experience supporting and advocating for persons and families living with the label of disability.
Click here to view the availability online.