Strength Counselling

Counsellor, M.Ed., RCC, CCC, RSW

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Strength Counselling, M.Ed., RCC, CCC, RSW, Counsellor in Calgary
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Strength Counselling

Counsellor, M.Ed., RCC, CCC, RSW


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Calgary, Alberta T3G
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(587) 317-0790

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Calgary, Alberta T2Z
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We provide a variety of options for holistic healing in the form of therapeutic practice through both in-office and E-counselling to any location worldwide with a clinical focus given to mental, emotional, and physical health. Note: We are also a Certified ICBC Claims Division Vendor; if you an ICBC claim because of an accident, you can apply to have ICBC cover the costs of counselling.

Addictions, anxiety, eating disorders, anger management, sexual behaviours, depression, relationship issues, parenting and child rearing, family of origin issues, trauma, life management issues, emotional turmoil, criminal rehabilitation, suicidal ideation, gender identity, LGBTQ+ challenges, integration of non-ordinary experiences, spiritual emergencies.

We provide state of the art therapy and are a leader in the field of online counselling. We are driven by authenticity, integrity, and empathy. We have combined modern technology with our extensive professional experience and our own healing journey - to create an unparalleled online therapeutic environment.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • License and Province: 12078 British Columbia
  • Please note: Licence province differs from primary location province.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $25 - $120
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Insurance Corporation of British Columbia
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Strength Counselling's Groups

Food and Feelings

Our Food and Feelings Group is ideal for anyone struggling with eating disordered behaviours, body image issues, exercise dependency, and any related issues. This option is available via self-referral as well as from addiction treatment programs. PLEASE NOTE: Group is held online through an online interface that provides a secure, password protected space. Time for group is 6-7:30pm PST.

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Recovering Families

Recovering Families is designed for individuals who have been impacted by a loved one's addiction. This option is available via self-referral as well as from respective addiction treatment programs. At Strength we understand that addiction is a family disease. Family members are encouraged to seek support for their own recovery and healing. Family services are facilitated by a number of clinically trained clinicians and social workers who specialize in addiction recovery and codependency. PLEASE NOTE: Group is held online through an online interface that provides a secure, password protected space. Time for group is 6-7:30pm PST.

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Location

Calgary, Alberta T3G
Call Amanda Poitras
(587) 317-0790

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This location is easily accessible from:

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Website
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Additional Location

Calgary, Alberta T2Z
(587) 317-0790
Specialties
  • Eating Disorders
  • Borderline Personality
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Guidance
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Integration Therapy
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Faith: Buddhist
Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Adlerian
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Imago
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Neuro-Linguistic
  • Non-Dual
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Transpersonal
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Online Counselling

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Last Modified: 12 Sep 2019
Strength Counselling, M.Ed., RCC, CCC, RSW, Counsellor in Calgary

Strength Counselling

Counsellor, M.Ed., RCC, CCC, RSW