Shirvington M. A. Hannays

Drug & Alcohol Counsellor, CCS-AC, CCTACP, CCAC

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Shirvington M. A. Hannays

Drug & Alcohol Counsellor, CCS-AC, CCTACP, CCAC

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Verified by Psychology Today

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smahoo Change Clinic
Calgary, AB T2L
(587) 417-2659
Offers online therapy

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About

Shirvington has enhanced his clinical knowledge and skill-sets as a Certified Addiction and Community service work instructor at several private colleges and clinical supervision and motivational harm reduction coaching for longer sustained sobriety, harm reduction; and co-occurring mental illnesses stabilization. He uses change readiness coaching to motivate clients to move beyond ambivalence to consider change sooner than later. In addition to his signature, brief intervention approaches of SMAHOObits relapse prevention planning and relapse rescue intervention series "How to Rescue Yourself from a Relapse".
Trained in CBT, ACT, DBT, REBT and Narrative therapy for Substance Abuse Disorders; Anxiety; Depression; Bipolar, Suicidal thoughts Treatment; Relapse Prevention; and Recovery. (B) Specialized in Relapse prevention planning; Brief intervention RElapseREScue; and Strength-base change readiness for longer Harm reduction or abstinence.
I use Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy counselling and my signature smahooBITS Brief Intervention Therapies as a part of culturally sensitive approaches for persons challenged with Mental Health illnesses or addictive behaviours. By enhancing clients' belief in themselves to bring about behavioural change to achieve their desired objectives.
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“I make Substance Abuse & Addiction counseling; Relapse Prevention or Recovery Relapse RESCUE easier using my BRIEF smahooBITs interventions”

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $105 - $175
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Medavie Blue Cross
Approved Provider for Canada's Medavie Blue Cross Insurance, I submit claims on behalf of CAF, RCMP, VAC, IRACC, WestJet Card Holders
Email me or call (587) 417-2659 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • Licence: Alberta / CCS-AC-50019
  • School: Everest College
  • Year Graduated: 2013
CACCF & ACT-A Certified Addiction Counselor & TeleHealth Professional; specialized in Addictions counselling; RElapse PREvention and REScue.

Additional Credentials

  • Licence No. and Province: CCTACP0000001410 Canadian Certified Telemedicine Addiction Counselling - (Issued by CACCF)
  • Licence No. and Province: CCS-AC-50019 Canadian Clinical Supervisor - Addiction Counsellor - I(Issued by CACCF)

Shirvington M. A. Hannays's Groups

How to Rescue a Lapse or RElapse.

Join licensed and CACCF certified Addictions Counselor Shirvington Hannays, CCAC, CCTACP and CCS-AC to explore and master the first 2 proven steps from his "5 Steps Brief Intervention and "RAPIDrelapseResure". Which can: (a.) Get you quickly back on track for your #behaviouralCHANGE and #Recovery. (b.) You will quickly learn how to hijack the process of a Lapse or Relapse for your self. (c.) Most importantly, you will also learn how to identify these 2 steps for yourself and others as the process of a Lapse or RElapse starts.

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Location

smahoo Change Clinic
Calgary, AB T2L
(587) 417-2659
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Neighborhoods:
Website
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Drug Abuse
  • Substance Use
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Faith: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour (REBT)
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 31 May 2022
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Shirvington M. A. Hannays

Drug & Alcohol Counsellor, CCS-AC, CCTACP, CCAC