Mike Buckley

Counsellor, PhD, Psych, MA, RCT

Verified by Psychology Today
6 Endorsed
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(902) 346-2158 Website

Mike Buckley

Counsellor, PhD, Psych, MA, RCT

Verified by Psychology Today
6 Endorsed

Location

The Compass Rose Health and Wellness Centre
36 Brookshire Court
Suite 200
Bedford, NS B4A
(902) 346-2158
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Announcement icon We are open on reduced hours seeing clients face 2 face. Telephone or video sessions are available for those clients who prefer this method.

About

Dr Mike's extensive clinical experience has allowed him the honour of supporting/guiding his clients with empathy & compassion for over 40 yrs. His commitment, insight & warmth extends outside his practice as his authenticity and caring nature help his clients to feel connected and understood. Dr Mike is committed to building a trusted therapeutic relationship that enhances personal growth while identifying underlying issues causing distress or discomfort in your life. Connect with Dr Mike today to begin your journey to wholeness and authenticity. "Life Happens...And Dr Mike Can Help!"
Specializing in Trauma/PTSD, Sexual Addiction, Depression, Anxiety and so much more! 40 years of counselling experience provides Dr Mike with the knowledge, training and expertise to help through utilizing his eclectic style of psychotherapy (using a host of treatment approaches) employing both humour and patience to enhance the therapeutic relationship.
Dr Mike has a gentle, non-judgemental approach and believes counselling is a vocation (or calling) for him. His passion for helping those in need has guided him to establish his private practice, THE COMPASS ROSE HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTRE - A holistic healing centre focused on healing the whole person - Mind, Body and Spirit. www.drmikecanhelp.ca

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $175 - $210
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Canada Life | Great-West Life
  • Great West Life
  • Great-West Life
  • Green Shield Canada
  • Greenshield
  • Manulife
  • Medavie Blue Cross
  • SunLife
  • Veterans Affairs Canada
Fees from regulated health professionals are eligible to be claimed as tax deductions under the medical expenses section of your tax return.
Email me or call (902) 346-2158 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 43 Years
  • Licence: Nova Scotia / RCT00-004
  • School: Capella University
  • Year Graduated: 2013
I have more than 40 years of experience with a masters degree in counselling 1993, and a PhD in psychology 2013.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association - CCC / 5891
  • Certificate Date: 1996
  • Degree: Liberty University, Virginia / MA counselling
  • Year graduated: 1993

Endorsements

Counsellor, RCT, CCC, MA
"I highly recommend Dr. Mike as a counsellor. His vast experience and wisdom have been so helpful to me professionally and he does great work."

Counsellor, MEd, MACP, RCT-C

Pre-Licensed Professional, CYC, CYCW

Counsellor, MACP, CCC, RCT

Counsellor, MA, MEd, RCT

Counsellor, BA, MEd, RCT

Location

The Compass Rose Health and Wellness Centre
36 Brookshire Court
Suite 200
Bedford, NS B4A
(902) 346-2158
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Depression
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Adult Children of Alcoholics
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Guidance
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Indigenous Peoples
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Cancer
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA)
  • Attachment-based
  • Christian Counselling
  • Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Neurofeedback
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour (REBT)
  • Rehabilitation
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Mike Buckley

Counsellor, PhD, Psych, MA, RCT