Depression Counselling in Merritt, BC.

Leading therapy for major depression, bipolar, postpartum depression, SAD and mood disorders in Merritt, British Columbia.


Shannon Ritchie, MC, RCC
Depression Counsellor

Shannon Ritchie, MC, RCC

Registered Clinical Counsellor

328 Seymour Street, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 2G2 | 250-819-1902

Depression can be an overwhelming sense of sadness and hopelessness. It can also come with or without a clinical diagnosis. Through therapy we will begin to explore the sadness and what it means in the context of your life. We will explore the unique rules of sadness and depression and exceptions to sadness and depression. We will utilize interventions from Response-Based Practice, Narrative Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy.

Alain Langlais, MH, RTC, CHHt
Depression Counselor

Alain Langlais, MH, RTC, CHHt

Counsellor

Available for Online Therapy

Depression can be experienced in a magnitude of ways and is often experienced differently by each individual. Symptoms may range from feeling increasingly irritable, experiencing a sense of emptiness and hopelessness, and an individual often will feel completely overwhelmed, losing interest in activities they once enjoyed. Depression may also be experienced physically. Physical symptoms may include, but are not limited to a lack of energy, problems sleeping, pronounced weight changes, and eventually, even serious illness. In cases of mild to moderate depression, there is an increasing amount of research supporting counselling as effective as medication in improving a person’s mood. Many clients have been referred to counselling by their family doctor when...(view profile to read more)

Dennis Paget, MPCC, MTC, RPC, RTC
Depression Counsellor

Dennis Paget, MPCC, MTC, RPC, RTC

Master Practioner in Clinical Counselling/Master Therapeutic Counsellor

302E 153 Seymour Street, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 2C7 | 250-574-2102

Periodic sadness is considered normal, however, if the sadness leads to depression over time, this becomes a call for assessment and intervention by your physician. Your physician may prescribe medication and because it is known that therapy combined with medication is superior to medication alone, the physician may request that you engage in therapy to assist your recovery. We provide talk, cognitive, behaviour, interpersonal and counselling therapies to compliment your recovery. We provide a safe and non-judgemental environment with the emotional support your require to understand your depression and enable you to embrace a new freedom in your life.


You Have Found The Best Therapists for Depression and Mood Issues in Merritt, BC.

Are you ready to experience new freedom? Thank you for visiting our British Columbia search of licensed therapists in Merritt who specialize in helping people overcome sadness, treat major depression and mood disorders such as bipolar, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Feeling down, lonely, and depressed can affect us at any station in life. Sometimes the cause may be physiological (such as hormonal or due to medication), it may be emotional, environmental, psychological or any combination of the above. Counselling for recovery and restoration from depression by a top rated therapist in Merritt will help you climb back up and start living your dreams again.

Merritt is located in British Columbia, Canada. It has a land area of 26.07 square kilometers.  The population of Merritt is 7,139 people with 2,983 households . The population ranking for Merritt is #551 nationally and #77 for the province of British Columbia with a density of 273.90 people per sq km. Merritt therapists serve postal code: V1K.