Concerns of people who are experiencing family re-organization may include changes in family structure, re-building relationships. Various feelings such as anger, depression, relief, resentment, guilt, intense loneliness, and loss can occur. Our Minimum Qualifications for our Counsellors is that they have their Masters in Psychology or equivalent (or are working on it). Most of them then go on to get their: · RCC (Registered Clinical Counsellor) and, or · CCC (Canadian Certified Counsellor) They are not Psychologists(Registered or otherwise) or Psychiatrists. Individual Counselling Whether you are thinking about separating, or already separated, we can help. The support offered can be short-term or ongoing in a format that suits the needs of each person. Couples/Marriage Counselling* Whether you’re looking at staying together, or separating, we can offer support. Our counsellors are here to help you navigate these changes in a confidential, professional setting. * Note: our aim is to help resolve outstanding issues – not to ensure a couple stays together An initial intake with a $30 fee is required. A sliding-scale fee is applicable after that time. Fees Counselling services are on a sliding scale. Some things to consider: · Benefits Package: Please check with your provider to see if your payments can be covered. (It is your responsibility to submit receipts to your provider for reimbursement - Family Services of Greater Victoria is not responsible for direct billing). · Ministry, CVAP, etc: If you are involved with any of these organizations – please check to see if they can cover payments. You may have to cover payment of sessions until you are approved.
Please call us at 250-386-4331 to register for counselling intake.
* Reduced fees are available by special application. ** 48 hours (2 days) notice of cancellation is required. Otherwise, a regular fee will apply.