Professional Counselling in Kanata, ON

Find the right therapist or marriage counsellor near Kanata, Ontario.

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Sandra Forbes, M.Sc., RSW, RMFT

Registered Couple & Family Therapist, Social Worker
Phone & Email:  Connect With Sandra

Within Driving Distance of Kanata, ON

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

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Individual & Couple Therapy
  • Adoption & Home Studies
  • Parenting Challenges
  • Disability Counselling
  • Career & Workplace Coaching
  • Peer Assistance Programs
  • Personal Issues, Self Esteem
  • Employee Assistance

Tressa Porter, M.A.

Therapist and Consultant
Phone & Email:  Connect With Tressa

Online Therapist / Coach

Anywhere, anytime! Access help when you need it! Therapy that fits your life and joins you on your journey.
As a therapist, I am a skilled guide through the often overwhelming terrain of feelings. I create a safe space with you to feel the fullness of your life and to make sense of your experience . This leads to empowerment from the inside out.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Attachment Issues
  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Parenting Challenges
  • Abuse - Past And Present
  • Self Esteem
  • Health And Wellness

Capital Choice Counselling, Ph.D, RP, RSW

Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Social Worker
Phone & Email:  Connect With Capital Choice

Within Driving Distance of Kanata, ON

It takes courage to reach out. We can teach you how to make good choices in life and help you learn new ways of dealing with individual and relationship issues. Your life will get better. We are in Kanata and Ottawa area. Call for a free consultation: 613.425.4257.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Couple and Marriage Counselling
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Trauma / PTSD
  • Addictions
  • Family Counselling
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Workplace Stress
  • Grief/ Bereavement

Nataxja Cini, MSW, RSW

Social Worker
Phone & Email:  Connect With Nataxja

Within Driving Distance of Kanata, ON

Having the same pointless fights? Feeling stuck, unhappy or hurt? Worried about your child or teen? Starting a family or becoming a stepparent? Getting divorced? We're a group of 6 therapists with 3 locations across Ottawa. Call today at 613-287-3799.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Couples/ Teen/ Individual/ Child
  • Depression Stress Anxiety Fears
  • Communication Issues
  • Aggression, Hostility & Anger
  • Forgiveness, Betrayal or Hurt
  • Separation or Divorce
  • Overcoming Grief, Loss or PTSD
  • Family or Step Family Conflict

Gerald Joy, RSW, RMFT, CD

Clinical Social Worker and RMFT
Phone & Email:  Connect With Gerald

99 Kakulu Road, Suite 208, Kanata, ON K2L 3C8

A Kanata based Therapist with over 16 years experience in this field. I specialize in the areas of Couples, Families, and Mental Health (adult and youth), with an emphasis on the topics of ATTACHMENT and DEVELOPMENT. I have affordable rates and am available eve.& wkends

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Marital / Couple / Family
  • Anxiety / Stress / Panic
  • Grief / Loss / Bereavement
  • Anger Management /Men's Issues
  • Small Groups / Restorative P.
  • Attachment Based Treatments
  • Military Members / Families
  • Separation / Divorce Recovery
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Monica Meyer, M.Ed, CCC, RP

Counsellor/Therapist/Registered Psychotherapist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Monica

300 March Road, Suite 424, Kanata, ON K2K 2E2

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.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Couples Counselling
  • Marriage And Communication
  • Family Conflict
  • Love And Intimacy Issues
  • Parenting Issues
  • Depression
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Michelle Bentley, MA, RP, RMFT

Registered Psychotherapist; Individual and Marriage & Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Michelle

Within Driving Distance of Kanata, ON

I am ready to support you, individually or with family, with respectful practices to work together and consider how to make the hard things easier. Adults, families, couples, teens & children. Play therapy. Insurance coverage, free parking. Serving NCR / Ottawa & West.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Family, Teen & Child Therapy
  • Individual Counselling
  • Couples Counselling
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Eating Disorders & Self Injury
  • Loss or Postpartum Support
  • Parenting or Blended Families
  • Pastoral Counselling
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Richard Merrill Haney, M.Ed., Ph.D. (Counselling Therapy)

Couple Counselling/Coaching and Family Mediation Specialist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Richard

Within Driving Distance of Kanata, ON

I provide warm, heart-connected and empathetic counselling, coaching, mediation and hypnotherapy services to individuals, couples and families. I concentrate on "wholistic" healing and empowerment rather than on being clinical and "helping".

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Couple Counselling/Coaching
  • Individual Counselling
  • Theta Hypnotherapy/Hypnosis
  • Internet Addictions
  • Root Cause Mediation
  • Anger Management
  • Self Esteem Enhancement
  • Life Coaching
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Tracy Thomson, MA, BA, RP, CCC

Counsellor and Registered Psychotherapist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Tracy

Within Driving Distance of Kanata, ON

I AM CURRENTLY TAKING NEW CLIENTS. As a counsellor and registered psychotherapist I see my role in this process as a facilitator. I facilitate hope, growth, and strength in my clients as I encourage their development towards a clearer understanding of self.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Multicultural Issues
  • Anger Issues/Conflict
  • Grief/Loss
  • Self-esteem
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Anne Schultz, M. Ed., CCC, RP

Registered individual, Couple & Family Relationship Therapist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Anne

300 March Road, Kanata, ON K2K 2E2

l provide a safe place to help you make positive life changes in your marriage, family relationships, with children, in personal & work issues. I listen to your unique concerns & provide strategies to help you resolve your challenges, achieving restoration & growth.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Communication Issues: Couples
  • Family Relationship/Parenting
  • Adolescent/Youth/Children
  • Individual Change Management
  • Stress/Anxiety/Depression
  • Conflict Resolution/Anger/Grief
  • Workplace Issues/Leadership
  • Life/Work Balance/Actualization

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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


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2. Mood Disorders Society of Canada. (2009) . Facts from Canada. Retrieved from
3. The Oasis in Kanata. (2014) . Welcome Page. Retrieved from
4. School Mental Health-ASSIST. (2014) . About Page. Retrieved from

Welcome to our network of mental health practitioners and therapists in Kanata. Our greatest desire at Theravive is that you would find the right qualified help.  Our professionals offer many forms of therapy such as overcoming depression, life coaching, anger management, and marriage counseling. Counselors in Kanata and credentialed psychotherapists are ready to help.

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