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.


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.

Bow Valley Counselling, BA, BSW, MSW, RSW
Family Therapist

Bow Valley Counselling, BA, BSW, MSW, RSW

Clinical Social Worker

In T2N 3R7 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

I believe strongly that human beings are naturally designed to form close connections with others. Emotional difficulties can often be linked back to challenging relationships with those closest to us. I help to facilitate discussions that support individuals to appropriately deal with the issues that are negatively impacting the family's functioning. By examining how the family as a whole interacts and understanding those problematic communication patterns, change can be fostered. Through an open and supportive counselling environment, family members develop compassion and connectedness that allows for the healing of past pain.

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.

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.

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

Donna Murphy, MSW, RSW Cert.Ad.Ed.
Family Therapist

Donna Murphy, MSW, RSW Cert.Ad.Ed.

Master of Social Work

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

Similar to couples work, family work often involves learning different ways to communicate and understand each other. I approach family counselling by using a lens of compassion and focus on what each family member wants from the unit. By focusing on what family members want we are able to be less problem saturated in sessions while helping family members to develop, deepen and connect with one another.

Sheldon Walker, M.Sc., R. Psych, RMFT
Family Therapist

Sheldon Walker, M.Sc., R. Psych, RMFT

Registered Psychologist and Marriage and Family Therapist, EMDR Therapist

In T2N 2P6 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

I use a family systems approach when meeting with families, whereby I assess and try to understand the families basic structure, that is, who all is involved and has influence, for example, does extended family play a role?; the functioning of the family, such as rules, conventions and day to day practices of the family, as well as the quality and nature of the communication within and between family members. My task is to identify maladaptive patterns and try to facilitate better interactions in the family, especially in terms of problem solving together.

Cory Hrushka, Ph.d., C.S. D.S.T. NCPC, NCCE
Family Therapist

Cory Hrushka, Ph.d., C.S. D.S.T. NCPC, NCCE

Registered Psychologist, Certified Diplomate of Sex Therapy

In T1Y 1W3 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Cory has had over 15 years of practice doing family therapy using many different models including systemic theory, structural theory and strategic models... To name only a few. Not only has Cory been working with families for an extensive period of time but has been able to apply many of these skills to his own family/children. Cory's general belief is that although the complete family is preferred, family therapy can be done with only one or two individuals as long as we can impact change from just one source.

Tanya Hansen, Masters (Coun), CPC, CCC
Family Therapist

Tanya Hansen, Masters (Coun), CPC, CCC

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.

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.

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....

Christie Orr-Brown, RN, MN
Family Therapist

Christie Orr-Brown, RN, MN

Nurse Specialist, Family Counsellor

In T2T 3S9 - Nearby to Discovery Ridge, Calgary.

Family therapy is about more than just counselling individuals in the same room - it involves examining patterns of interaction between family members that lead to conflict and difficult relationships, and inviting members into newer and more beneficial patterns of interaction. Your family will benefit from a therapist specifically trained in family therapy including children and adolescents struggling with mental health symptoms.



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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.