Counselling in Kanata, ON. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Kanata, Ontario will help you make the changes you want.


Monica Meyer, M.Ed, CCC, RP

Monica Meyer, M.Ed, CCC, RP

Counsellor/Therapist/Registered Psychotherapist

1002 Beaverbrook, Suite 209, Kanata, Ontario K2K 1L1 | 613-720-4900

I am a RELATIONSHIP COUNSELLOR AND THERAPIST providing individual and couples therapy services. I offer a wealth of professional and personal life experience to my clients. I help them to understand their areas of difficulty and develop resources to cope and thrive.

Sandra Forbes, M.Sc., RSW, RPO,

Sandra Forbes, M.Sc., RSW, RPO,

Registered Psychotherapist, Couple & Family Therapist, Social Worker

Kanata/Ottawa, Ontario K0A 3M0 | 613-314-5952

We have the education, care and experience that helps people succeed in their personal, family and professional relationships. We address energy draining patterns that are in the way of the life and relationships you want. Small steps can transform, take one, call today

Ryta Marie Peschka, RP

Ryta Marie Peschka, RP

Registered Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

*Accepting New Clients* I strive to provide a safe space for clients to recognize and develop their inherent strengths empowering them to heal and grow. I work with individuals, couples, and youth and offer a free 15-minute consultation to ensure I am a good fit.

Garrett LaFosse, M.Sc., RP, RMFT

Garrett LaFosse, M.Sc., RP, RMFT

Registered Psychotherapist; Registered Marriage and Family Therapist; Professional member of Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA)

Available for Online Therapy

Feeling stressed and overwhelmed? Having trouble managing emotions? Feeling lonely and isolated and like there's no way out? Does it seem like you keep having the same bad relationship over and over? I aim to create a safe space for you to tell your story and get help.

Bonnie Taylor, MSW, RSW

Bonnie Taylor, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker; Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

Managing the stresses in life can leave us feeling overwhelmed, fatigued, unmotivated and filled with a lack of direction. I take a gentle and compassionate approach to managing anxiety, burnout, depression, grief, health, life transitions, relationship issues & stress.


Related Sites:
City of Kanata, ON
Canadian Counselling Association

Therapy Kanata, ON

Katimavik-Hazeldean, Beaverbrook ON, Hazeldeal, Fallowfield

Kanata, Ontario is the perfect place for families with children and teenagers of all ages to settle down. Being away from big city chaos, this quaint little location is just minutes from a variety of attractions. Take your older children and teenagers to Elan Games. Here your family can experience gaming in an entirely different perspective, from the eyes of professionals. Enjoy everything from Sims 3 and Ghostbusters to Tomb Raider. Then make your way to the Canada Agriculture Museum for an educational outing. The Coliseum Ottawa is an excellent location for viewing your next family-friendly film; be sure to stop by the concession stand for your favorite snacks and beverages. End the night with positive competition at Merivale Bowling Centre. These are only a few of several fun sites within the area. Counterpoint Academy West and Kanata Montessori are two of several schools nearby for the education of your children and teenagers.1

Mental Health in Kanata

Kanata is amongst the largest suburbs of Ottawa, Ontario in Canada. Kanata had a population of around 103,703 in January 2012. This figure has been extrapolated from a population of 85,000in 2006. The numbers of mental health issues in Canada are shocking. One in five Canadians experience a mental health issue on an annual basis.2 Over 400,000 Canadians deliberately harm themselves every year.There are many reasons that contribute to mental illnesses and the increased financial pressure and expenses of day to day lives are just a few to mention.

The Oasis in Kanata is an excellent community program that is focused on offering support and care for people suffering with mental illnesses.They have a variety of different information sessions that cover topics associated with mental health. These sessions are very useful and can help patients suffering with mental illnesses recover and can also teach people how to deal with patients that are mental health victims. Leave a voice message at 613-435-1100 for more information.3

Current Education

It is estimated that 10-20% of Canadian youth have to face a mental illness or disorder. Since the suicide rate is also high in Canada, it is extremely essential that the youth has education regarding mental health. The School Mental Health ASSIST provides students with education regarding mental health and well-being. They have a great team that is dedicatedin promoting well-being, helping the students in need and caring for all those who require intervention. Call 905-527-5092 for more information.4


References

1. Wikipedia. (2017) . Kanata, ON. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanata,_Ontario.
2. Mood Disorders Society of Canada. (2009) . Facts from Canada. Retrieved from http://www.mooddisorderscanada.ca/documents/Media%20Room/Quick%20Facts%203rd%20Edition%20Referenced%20Plain%20Text.pdf.
3. The Oasis in Kanata. (2017) . Welcome Page. Retrieved from http://theoasiskanata.ca/.
4. School Mental Health-ASSIST. (2017) . About Page. Retrieved from http://smh-assist.ca/about/.

Kanata is located in Ontario, Canada.  The population of Kanata is 80,781 people. Kanata therapists serve postal code: K2K.