Grief and Loss Counselling in London, ON.

Therapy and bereavement services in London, ON. Find real help with the right therapist.


Nancy Martin, B. A. (Honours), B.Ed, M.S.W, RSW
Grief Counsellor

Nancy Martin, B. A. (Honours), B.Ed, M.S.W, RSW

Registered Social Worker

Will be provided (South London ON), London, Ontario N6B 2C8 | 226 580 7662

Grief and loss are a normal part of life. However, our cultures do not always support folks to openly grieve. Having a safe space in psychotherapy can be helpful in resolving the loss in order to move forward. Grief is a journey through many emotions. It can feel difficult to grieve losses alone. Nancy will help you to feel safe in the therapy office so that you will feel trusting and able to talk about your losses. Nancy will also support you to access other resources if needed to assist you in your healing journey. Nancy works in a small comfortable office in central London ON and you can contact her by linking to the website on Theravive: www.patriciaberendsen.com

Lynda Martens, MSc. RP, RMFT
Grief Counsellor

Lynda Martens, MSc. RP, RMFT

Registered Psychotherapist, Registered Marriage and family Therapist

Devonshire Ave (Wortley Village Area), London, Ontario N6C 2H9 | 519-852-2113

I believe that while death and other losses are a natural part of life, sometimes it can trigger a complex response or maybe it just feels too big to handle on your own. A therapist can help you make sense of what has happened and understand your emotional responses to the loss. I will help you care for yourself and your loved ones through the process and help you access your support system.

Andrea Bessa, RP (Qualifying)
Grief Counsellor

Andrea Bessa, RP (Qualifying)

Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

149 Oxford Street East, London, Ontario N6A 1T4 | 226-781-0992

I approach grief and loss with a lot of space, time, and self-care. Grief does not happen all at once and the best support during this time is to implement strategies that will help you manage this new territory. We can work together to create a structure that can be as simple as making sure you eat and/or get out of bed. Overall it's finding resources that will best support your unique process.

David Holan, MA
Grief Counselor

David Holan, MA

Counsellor & Life Coach

Available for Online Therapy

Experiencing grief and loss is part of the human condition. The loss of a loved one, or a pet, or a painful life event are all some of the most difficult things we will go through. I have worked as a therapist and counsellor for close to 30 years, and not everyone goes through the 'five stages of grief' in the same way - or in the same order. You will find your own way through grief and loss, with empathetic guidance and therapy from me, as you learn to release the pain.

Cynthia Brady, BSW, MA, RSW
Grief Counselor

Cynthia Brady, BSW, MA, RSW

Registered Social Worker and Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

You are feeling lost and lonely, as the result of the death of a loved one, the loss of a relationship, or the loss of a part of yourself due to an accident or chronic illness. Grief robs us of what we had, leaving us to feel despair. While we cannot bring back what has been lost, we can work together to understand your grief, in order to help you feel more functional again.

Adela Gorodzinsky, M.Ed.,RP, CBT, CCC, TIRF, COSF,
Grief Counsellor

Adela Gorodzinsky, M.Ed.,RP, CBT, CCC, TIRF, COSF,

Certified Canadian Counsellor, Registered Psychotherapist

404 Whisker Court, London, Ontario N5X 4L3 | 519.642.1966

Are you feeling kind of lost, disoriented, with no energy, now that he/ she/ they/ it are gone? Any kind of loss implies a change and any kind of change implies a loss. It can be from losing another person, a pet, a job, an expectation, a friendship, relocating and/ or loss of health/ a change in your body/ or a reaction following a natural disaster or a violent event. Have you tried to just "take it; tough it out" and not given yourself the time to really grieve and heal? Adela can facilitate your healthy grieving. Through this process you can find your ground and re-create your life in a new way.

Mya Barak, MSW, RSW
Grief Counsellor

Mya Barak, MSW, RSW

Registered clinical counsellor

4-178 Briscoe Street East, London, Ontario N6C 1X3 | 519-494-5924

If you’re struggling with a life crisis such as loss or death of a loved one, I can help you come to terms with your loss, resolve any outstanding issues that were not addressed prior to the death or loss of your loved one, as well as possibly learn to forgive yourself or your loved one if there are any regrets or resentments lingering, then, together, we can move to acceptance, healing, and rebuilding.

Nancy VanderSchaaf, MEd., CCC
Grief Counsellor

Nancy VanderSchaaf, MEd., CCC

Canadian Certified Counsellor, Clinical Therapist

Lambeth, London, Ontario N6P 1C1 | 519-318-4656

The journey through loss or grief can be difficult and can sometimes feel overwhelming. I can help get through the difficult times and places where people sometimes get 'stuck'. My certificate from UWO in Grief and Bereavement gave me the necessary training but I also have the experience and ability to hear and walk with hurting people. Death of a loved one, relationship loss, empty nest, or job loss are only a few of the life losses that people grieve. I can help.

Leah Valian, MSW, RSW
Grief Counsellor

Leah Valian, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker / Registered Sex Therapist (BESTCO)

15 Schneider Avenue (at Queen Street), Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1K7 | 519-632-7444

You may be grieving the loss of a loved one or of a special relationship. These kinds of losses can shake us to the core as we try to navigate our new reality amidst such a variety of changing feelings and circumstances. Everyone grieves differently. When we can turn to supportive friends and family we can be supported immensely. Sometimes, though there are issues that we may choose to share privately with an unbiased professional. I will help you to ground yourself to better cope and to ensure difficult decisions are well thought out. I will help you to do your best to preserve your relationships and self care in this process. Let's help you to cope through this major life change.

Bojena Kelmendi, M.S.W. R.S.W.
Grief Counselor

Bojena Kelmendi, M.S.W. R.S.W.

Registered Social Worker, Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

In my practice you will find a safe place to talk about and work through pain, and the feelings of sadness, confusion, guilt, shame and anger that often accompany the experience of grief and loss. Moving through grief and loss is your personal journey that takes time and is experienced uniquely from your own perspective. I provide therapy, counselling and and support for people who have lost a loved one such as a family member, friend or colleague whether through death or the ending of a relationship, those who have lost an important pet or animal companion or people who have experienced a loss that includes a loss of a job or personal identity.

Barry Johnston-Spooner, M.Ed., Registered Psychotherapist
Grief Counsellor

Barry Johnston-Spooner, M.Ed., Registered Psychotherapist

Registered Psychotherapist

40 Windsor Avenue in Wortley Village, London, Ontario L6C 1Z7 | 519 686 6822

Any life will, at times, include pain. So it is understandable that at some time any of us will have to struggle to deal with loss. You can find a strength within you to pull you through this. As your therapist my commitment is to honor that wisdom and help you find even more. Yes, loneliness and isolation can come as we go through life. My experience has been that as any of us are heard in depth, we can listen beyond the pain for the inspiration we seek to move on. In contrast to how it may seem, we can actually grow through grief and loss. Similar to exercise, one’s personal balance and overall perspective on life is like a muscle - one that we can train to help us more as we progress.

Russell Stagg, RP(Qualifying), RCC(BC)
Grief Counsellor

Russell Stagg, RP(Qualifying), RCC(BC)

Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

476 Oxford St. E, London, Ontario N5Y 3H7 | 519-808-4386

You are grieving and you want me to help you feel better. Unfortunately, if you've lost a loved one or had other losses in your life, I can't change what's happened to you. Instead, I can teach you how to embrace your grief, to stay with your difficult feelings. By doing so, you open the door to self-change and the chance to discover meaning in your life.

Natasha Minor, RP, CCC
Grief Counsellor

Natasha Minor, RP, CCC

Registered Psychotherapist (Q)

533 Queens Ave, 2nd Floor, London, Ontario N6B 1Y3 | 226-270-1242

There is no typical way to deal with grief. Each individual person must go through their own process of acceptance. In addition, grief is not limited to the death of a loved one. Feelings of grief can occur from the loss of a pet, loss of a job, ending of a relationship, moving to a new place, or any other situation that causes you to feel a sense of loss. I know that this journey of healing can be challenging and that is where I would like to help. Let me support you through the discomfort and walk alongside you as you begin to heal.



Compassionate Bereavement Services in London, ON.

Thank you for visiting our Ontario search of licensed grief specialists in London.  Moving through grief after loss is difficult. Therapy helps through listening, by having someone there with you who understands the stages and process of grieving. You can find help for grief in London right now, please contact a provider above, you can email 24/7.

London is located in Ontario, Canada. It has a land area of 420.35 square kilometers.  The population of London is 383,822 people with 163,140 households . The population ranking for London is #15 nationally and #6 for the province of Ontario with a density of 913.10 people per sq km. London therapists serve postal code: N6C.