Family Counselling Services in Discovery Ridge, Calgary, AB.

Find a family therapist in Discovery Ridge, Calgary, Alberta. Effective help for relationships, blended families, family of origin and other issues.


Velma Noble, MA, RP, CCC-S, CPCS, PAg (Ret)
Family Therapist

Velma Noble, MA, RP, CCC-S, CPCS, PAg (Ret)

Registered Psychotherapist; Cdn. Clinical Counsellor Supervisor; Certified Professional Counsellor Supervisor; Professional Agrologist (PAg-Ret)

In T3E 5R6 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

The success or failure of the attachment bond formed with our primary caregivers affects us as adults. People who grow up believing their needs will be met are resilient and able to remain focused, relaxed, and creative in challenging situations. People who grow up without such expectations will fear conflict, and will not trust themselves in conflict situations. Relational therapy and attachment theory informs my work in family therapy. I believe that a healthy family life involves an open and reciprocal sharing of affection, feelings, and love. By bringing genuine warmth, caring and compassion to the therapeutic relationship, I model a core belief of mine that caring and acceptance are key ele....

Cal H. Henze, MA., R. Psych. (Prov),. CPC.,
Family Therapist

Cal H. Henze, MA., R. Psych. (Prov),. CPC.,

Registered Provisional Psychologist, Registered Christian Counsellor

In T2V 0E4 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Family in knots? Need healing? Christian Counselling for couples and families can help you understand each other, to see relationships in a new light, to learn to resolve conflict, to restore that spark of intimacy and to learn to love again. You can learn the relational skills that allow you to untie those knots and set hearts free to be what they were always supposed to be.

Marcey Heschel, B.A., M.A.
Family Therapist

Marcey Heschel, B.A., M.A.

Canadian Certified Counsellor

In T3H 3B8 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Even when one individual in a family is having trouble, it is important to look at the entire family system the individual came from. By exploring family roles, generational issues and relationship complexities, much can be understood about why a person behaves or thinks as they do. This information can be used to help an entire family get well. We do not exist alone, we are a part of a network of relationships that hold keys into helping us discover who we are and healing.

Victoria Russell, MA, CCC
Family Therapist

Victoria Russell, MA, CCC

Certified Canadian Counsellor

In T2V 2A3 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Are you struggling to find harmony within your family? Do you need help and guidance with boundaries and limits within your family dynamic? I can assist you with this using Gottman theory based techniques, attachment theory approaches, Bowen theory family dynamics, and a number of other approaches to help you and your family members find a healthy balance.

Gerard Alberts, M.Ed., R.Psych., CCLC
Family Therapist

Gerard Alberts, M.Ed., R.Psych., CCLC

Registered Psychologist

In T2P 3T8 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Gerard has many years of diverse experience as a psychologist and leader in social services, schools, university, workplaces, and his private practice. Using a theoretical foundation of social learning and cognitive-behavioural training, he is well-versed in various kinds of formal and informal assessment and solution-focussed approaches. He listens carefully to understand your needs and relies on his extensive experience to help you find solutions.

Jennifer Rioux, MC, R. Psych
Family Therapist

Jennifer Rioux, MC, R. Psych

Registered Psychologist

In T1S 2C3 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Family relationships are an integral part of our lives. Family therapy can help a variety of family dynamics. This may include a blended family sorting through new and old roles, feeling a disconnect in communication with family members, coping as a family through a loss, illness or life event, or a parent child relationship that could be improved through an increase in communication, trust and understanding. I provide an open and safe environment to help support families in reaching their goals.

Bernadene Weskin, MSc
Family Therapist

Bernadene Weskin, MSc

Registered Psychologist

In T2M 0L7 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

All families have times when tempers flare, feelings get hurt and misunderstandings occur. Family therapy can help when everyday concerns, like communication problems, interpersonal conflict, or behavioral problems in children and adolescents, start to escalate and impact family harmony. In addition, family therapy can help in addressing mental health concerns that impact the family, such as depression, substance abuse, chronic illness, and food issues. I can help you and your family communicate better, work through conflicts and maintain positive connections.

Patrick Keelan, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Patrick Keelan, Ph.D.

Registered psychologist

In T2T 2Z2 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

I help families practice communication skills and build strong relationships while helping them address individual and family issues with skills from cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), a research based approach in which I am certified. I combine individual meetings with sessions involving more than one family member at different points in my work with a family.

Sabrina Ragan, M.Sc., CCC, CPT, RPsych.
Family Therapist

Sabrina Ragan, M.Sc., CCC, CPT, RPsych.

Registered Psychologist

In T4B 1S1 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Keystone Child and Family Therapy provides a systems approach to counseling, which includes marital and family therapy. Each family is unique in their strengths as well as their needs and Keystone aims to highlight these in the road to wellbeing. This type of therapy focuses on the interaction between family members to increase healthy attachment and positive relationships. Family therapy is offered in combination with play therapy for children to help strengthen parent-child relationships as well as support a child through their own counseling process.

Lynne Goertzen, MA, CSAT, CMAT, RRT
Family Therapist

Lynne Goertzen, MA, CSAT, CMAT, RRT

Registered Psychologist

In T2M 3N4 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Families are the foundations from which individuals launch their lives, and the safe haven in which we live our lives. Sometimes, families get a bit off-track or forget the gentle arts of forgiveness and positive regard for each other. The ways in which we communicate both our needs and our caring impact our experience of family. I can help you improve communication, learn effective and respectful ways to resolve conflict, and strengthen connections inside your family.

Talia Zink, MSW, RSW
Family Therapist

Talia Zink, MSW, RSW

Masters in Clinical Social Work, Registered Social Worker

In T2S 0A5 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

It is not surprising that conflicts often arise in families when many people with various personalities, communication styles, needs and ages try to co-exist. Very often one or several people within a family can feel misunderstood, disrespected or simply not connected to the others. I have passionately worked with youth and their families for over ten years. I work to support families to "see" the intentions behind each other’s often misunderstood actions so that conflicts can be resolved and relationships strengthened.

Jeannine Crofton, M. A. Counselling Psychology.
Family Therapist

Jeannine Crofton, M. A. Counselling Psychology.

Registered Psychologist

In T2P 0B3 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Entering into family therapy means that you recognize that there is an interaction between family members that leads to conflict and discourse. I have been working with families in high conflict for 25 years and understand that it is easy to feel like you have tried everything to shift the interactions in your family. I have specific strategies to target the dysfunctional patters and. get your family focused in a new direction.

Tanya Hansen, MSc (CMHC), MC, CCC, CPC
Family Therapist

Tanya Hansen, MSc (CMHC), MC, CCC, CPC

Canadian Certified Counsellor/Psychotherapist

In T1S 1A8 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Tanya has experience in various communication skill techniques and has a strong knowledge of family systems and the impact of faulty communcation. She has worked with children and teenagers mostly in the context of parental separation or divorce, as well as dealing with the dificulties of having a sibling or family member with a disability, illness, or serious injury.

Kate Kolskog, Registered Psychologist
Family Therapist

Kate Kolskog, Registered Psychologist

Supporting Wellness Psychological & Family Services

In T2H 0M2 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Being in a relationship is not always easy. Couples therapy can help address areas of difficulty such as communication, being able to relate and support one another, intimacy, demands of work and family, and understanding the differences between one another. By learning how to effectively address these areas a relationship or marriage can develop into a secured trust and friendship.

Kevin Alderson, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Kevin Alderson, Ph.D.

Registered Psychologist

In T3B 0C9 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

[NOTE: MY OFFICE IS IN CALGARY -- I DO VIDEO SESSIONS ELSEWHERE IN ALBERTA]. None of us took degrees on how to be great parents, yet despite our best efforts, things can go amuck quickly. I have a son and a daughter of my own… I know how challenging raising children and making families work can be. Let’s not waste time but instead get down to the issues that are affecting your family right now. Book an appointment by going to https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=14249112

Anu Chiarelli, RN, BA, MA, CSAT, CSOTP, CMAT
Family Therapist

Anu Chiarelli, RN, BA, MA, CSAT, CSOTP, CMAT

Certified Professional Counsellor, Registered Nurse, Certified Sex Addiction Therapist, Certified Sex Offender Treatment Professional, Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist

In T1Y 6X1 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

I help mothers and fathers to parent children to be physically and emotionally healthy, do well academically, have good social skills and self-esteem, be well behaved, and grow up to have healthy relationships. The focus in counselling is on the parent-child relationship. Issues that make parenting challenging are also addressed such as a parent’s own unmet emotional needs, stress, fatigue, feelings of guilt, a difficult birth experience, mental health issues, relationship difficulties, conflicts with extended family, or history of abuse. Whether your child is a newborn or a teenager, I offer help that is practical and respectful of the needs of the parent and child.

Val Kendall, Ph.D., M.A., Dip. Ed., C.C.C.
Family Therapist

Val Kendall, Ph.D., M.A., Dip. Ed., C.C.C.

Registered Psychologist

In T2R 1E7 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

In family therapy it's important that everyone is heard, and all are considered worthy of being listened to. Often a single person may made be the stool pigeon for everything "bad" that's happening in the family. Democratic approaches are maximized in Dr. Val's approach. A family is a system and each part of that system affects the whole. If we're riding a bike and the chain falls apart, is the chain to blame? There was likely some neglect of care before that chain fell off, or/and ignorance as to how to maintain that bike. These are my thoughts on family therapy.

Jeff Sturgeon, BSc.,MSW,RSW
Family Therapist

Jeff Sturgeon, BSc.,MSW,RSW

Psychotherapist

In T2R 1L3 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Goals in my approach to Family Therapy are to open communication between parents and children, reduce conflict at home, foster understanding between family members, develop effective coping strategies for life transitions. Family Therapy may address, step-parenting, blended Families, coping with teenagers, difficulties with communication, family, conflict and parent­-child relationships.

Sig Taylor, MSW, RSW, RMFT
Family Therapist

Sig Taylor, MSW, RSW, RMFT

Social Worker - Marriage & Family Therapist

In T2T 0C2 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Many studies, including the famous 75 year Harvard study (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/11/how-this-harvard-psycholo_n_3727229.html) have found that the quality of our relationships are by far the most important factor in people's happiness and fulfillment in life. Many families have dysfunctional relationships; It's because they don't know how to talk with each other. I teach communication and problem-solving skills so that families can develop an open line of communication and resolve long standing issues and resentments. At the end of lives, it's the quality of relationships that matter most. No one on their deathbed ever says, "I wish I'd spent more time at the office."

Tanya Hutchinson, B.Sc., M.Sc.
Family Therapist

Tanya Hutchinson, B.Sc., M.Sc.

Registered Psychologist

In T2P 0B3 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

I offer mediation services for a variety of presenting issues, with an emphasis on parenting related concerns. I have experience mediating issues between current and past romantic partners/marriages (and have specialized training in high conflict divorce), between family members (siblings, grandparents, etc.), and friends. I also provide reunification services between loved ones, including parents and their children.

Verlyne Christensen, M.Sc.
Family Therapist

Verlyne Christensen, M.Sc.

Psychologist / Psychologue

In T2T 2B1 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Addressing family dynamics is not an easy matter. This could be a parent / adult-child relationship, sibling relationship or in-law relationship. If a relationship in your life is causing you a lot of stress, counselling might be helpful even if only one party is attending. For more information or to set up your first appointment, you can visit my website at www.Verlyne.com

Valiant Recovery, CCCCA
Family Therapist

Valiant Recovery, CCCCA

Residential Addiction Program

In T2V 0P7 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

When a family member is struggling with alcohol or drug addiction, the entire family is affected negatively. Communication barriers within families of addicts may cause the addict to withdraw into isolation, leaving their family members feeling frustrated, ashamed, lonely, fearful, depressed, hopeless and angry. The sources of addiction are mental, emotional and psychological in nature, and the addict, as well as their family, need to heal under the care of professionals. At Valiant Recovery, we offer counseling to the families of addicts to help them process the difficult emotions they have confronted, and to create a healthy, supportive environment for the addict to return home to.

McNaughton and Associates Counselling Inc.
Family Therapist

McNaughton and Associates Counselling Inc.

Certified Professional Counsellors

In T4C 2G1 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Family counselling has an immediate benefit to improved communication - everyone gets to hear what everyone else says! Improved communication is a great starting point for resolving other issues. Whether we are looking at understanding stages of family growth/relationships, or enacting family interventions or planning family goals, McNaughton & Associates Counselling will help you safely and respectfully work out solutions.

Murray Molohon, M.A. Registered Psychologist
Family Therapist

Murray Molohon, M.A. Registered Psychologist

Registered Psychologist: Counselling Services of Calgary

In T2E 6P6 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

There are a number of unique struggles that are experienced in families. Handling difficult parenting issues can involve couples learning to work together in finding effective and supportive methods to address their children's behavior. It is very difficult for a parent to provide everything a child needs especially in school and peer situations that have many differences in pressures and communication devices that are quite new. Helping parents learn about and overcome their own deficits can also help the relationships with their spouse and children flourish and can help parents to support their children with many concerns that might have brought them into therapy in the first place.

Cobb & Associates Inc., R.Psych.
Family Therapist

Cobb & Associates Inc., R.Psych.

Registered Psychologist

In T2V 2Y6 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Family therapy can assist with many issues including blended family challenges, divorce and separation conflicts, parent-child conflicts, different parenting styles, dealing with difficult or defiant teen behaviour, grief and loss within a family, or with the chronic illness of a family member. In family therapy everyone has a voice and your therapist will want to hear from each person involved in the larger unit. It also tends to be strength-based, focusing on the strengths inherent in each person in the family. With the help of family therapy we can help your family become stronger and more united. Call us today at 403-255-8577 to book an appointment.



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Discovery Ridge, Calgary is located in Alberta, Canada.  The population of Discovery Ridge, Calgary is 3,100 people. Discovery Ridge, Calgary therapists serve postal code: T3H.