Husain Vahanvaty

Counsellor, MA, RCC

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Husain Vahanvaty

Counsellor, MA, RCC

He/Him/His

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

Vancouver
Vancouver, BC V6A
(548) 490-2958
Offers online therapy

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About

Husain is a strength based, collaborative and multicultural Registered Clinical Counselor (RCC) with extensive experience in treating adults, children & youth. Husain works within variety of therapeutic models such as: Polyvagal Theory, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT), Trauma Informed Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy and Mindfulness & Somatic techniques. Husain has spent many years working alongside disability communities, supported youth in the foster care system and also managed an Adult Brain Injury Rehabilitation program. Husain currently works at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH).
Husain provides care for anxiety, panic attacks, mood disorders, depression, grief, trauma, selective mutism, stress-related disorders, brain injuries, relationship issues, substance misuse, PTSD, ADHD, bipolar disorders and other issues, Husain also provides specific counselling to victims of assault and/or injury. This may include CVAP or ICBC clients.
Husain excels in creating non-judgmental and safe spaces. Husain is passionate and committed to building innovative solutions to reduce barriers to healthcare. Husain believes counselling sessions should be challenging, motivating, and healing; knowledge is power! Reach out for a 15min consult or check out www.marulacounselling.com.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CVAP | Crime Victim
  • Canada Life | Great-West Life
  • CareConnect Health Plan
  • Ceridian
  • ComPsych
  • Desjardins
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Equitable Life of Canada
  • First Canadian Health
  • First Choice Health | FCH
  • First Health
  • Great-West Life
  • Green Shield Canada
  • Guardian
  • Insurance Corporation of British Columbia
  • Manulife
  • Medica
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Pacific Blue Cross
  • Premera
  • Providence
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • SunLife
  • The Co-operators
  • TriWest
  • Veterans Affairs Canada
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Licence: British Columbia / 19843
  • School: Yorkville University

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Douglas College / Concurrent Disorders
  • Degree: University of Victoria / Bachelors of Social Work

Endorsements

Counsellor, MA, RCC

Location

Vancouver
Vancouver, BC V6A
(548) 490-2958
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Postal Codes
Neighborhoods
Website
Specialties
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Guidance
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Selective Mutism
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Tics
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Indigenous Peoples and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Deaf Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Little Person Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Exposure Response Prevention (ERP)
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Polyvagal
  • Positive Psychology
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour (REBT)
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Husain Vahanvaty

Counsellor, MA, RCC