Gita Ward

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, BA, MSW, RSW

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Gita Ward, BA, MSW, RSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Okotoks
(866) 871-3090 Website

Gita Ward

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, BA, MSW, RSW


Location

True Living Counselling
158 SouthBank Street
#240
Okotoks, Alberta T1S
(866) 871-3090

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You have just made a huge first step by searching for a therapist. Congratulate yourself! You may be struggling with worry, sadness, anger, self-esteem, relationships, guilt, lack of motivation or trying to bounce back from a trauma. Therapy can help you to relieve these symptoms, improve relationships and restore hope. You may have tried to make changes, but it seems like you always end up back to square one. Today is the day you take back your life! It starts here…I am here to listen carefully without judgement and provide effective counselling that works for you.

You want to feel connected again to your friends, partner, family and life. Together we will identify what is getting in the way of your happiness and wellness. I will help you with practical strategies to make the changes you want. You do not have to do this alone. I have advanced training for trauma and anxiety related concerns utilizing CBT, DBT and EMDR

I am honoured to be a part of your journey to personal growth and wellness. I am known for providing quality and effective counselling services in a warm, understanding and empathetic atmosphere. I am direct and honest and will help you get through the messy stuff. Take a look at my website (www.truelivingcounselling.com) and book your appointment today.

Qualifications

  • School: Wilfrid Laurier University
  • License and Province: 10830 Alberta

Finances

  • Cost per Session: Up to $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Direct Billing ASEBP
  • Direct Billing Alberta Blue Cross
  • Direct Billing Canadian Armed Forces
  • Direct Billing Green Shield Canada
  • Direct Billing Veteran Affairs Canada
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: University of Prince Edward Island / BA Psychology
  • 2009

Location

True Living Counselling
158 SouthBank Street
#240
Okotoks, Alberta T1S
(866) 871-3090

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Depression
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Family Conflict
  • Military
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method Level 1 &2
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 14 Aug 2019
Gita Ward, BA, MSW, RSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Okotoks

Gita Ward

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, BA, MSW, RSW