Marriage counselling that Heals in Oakville, ON. Restore Your Relationship.

Speak with the right marriage therapist in Oakville. Real help for issues like separation, communication, infidelity, and finances.


Jonathan Christink, B.A., M.Ed.
Marriage Counsellor

Jonathan Christink, B.A., M.Ed.

Registered Psychotherapist

345 Lakeshore Rd East, Unit 309, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1J4 | 905 319 1488

Seeking support in a time of need is not an admission of weakness, but an honest and reflective admission of our humanity. If you’re human, you will struggle at times in your life. This is completely normal.

Sherry Van Blyderveen, Ph.D.
Marriage Counsellor

Sherry Van Blyderveen, Ph.D.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologist

400 Main Street East, Suite 210, Milton, Ontario L9T 4X5 | 905-878-5050

Dr. Van Blyderveen practices Emotion Focused Therapy for Couples. This is an evidence based approach that has shown greater success than traditional couples therapy. See http://www.iceeft.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=47&Itemid=79 for details.

Henry Gulabh, M.A., RP, (C) OACCPP, (C) ICADC
Marriage Counsellor

Henry Gulabh, M.A., RP, (C) OACCPP, (C) ICADC

Certified Counsellor/ Certified Addictions Therapist

345 Lakeshore Road E, Suite 208,, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1J5 | 905 526-1914

Henry has considerable experience in couple and family counselling with helping each person to express his/her own needs and goals by asserting these and respecting differences. Families have benefited saying things "did get better" and counselling "really helped".

Isabel Thorman, M.A.
Marriage Counsellor

Isabel Thorman, M.A.

Registered Psychotherapist, RP

603 Argus Road, Suite 209, Oakville, Ontario L6J 6G6 | 416-436-3470

I use complementary methods (Gottman Method Couples Therapy and Emotionally-Focused Therapy) to guide my work with couples to help them repair and rebuild their relationships. My approach gets to the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration and healing.

Bruce Taylor, BA, BEd, MDiv, MA, CCC, CSAT
Marriage Counsellor

Bruce Taylor, BA, BEd, MDiv, MA, CCC, CSAT

Individual Couple Family Counsellor, Sex Addiction Counsellor

161 Waterloo Ave, Guelph, Ontario N1H 3H9 | 519.766.2575

I have written a Marriage Enrichment Program of over 150 pages of exercises for clients ... on respect, appreciation, communication, honesty, etc. I focus on communication and concrete changes to improve emotional connection and sexual intimacy. I am an EFT Counsellor.

Andrea Ramsay Speers, MA
Marriage Counsellor

Andrea Ramsay Speers, MA

Registered Psychotherapist

175 Glenashton Drive, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6N2 | 905-491-6949

Frustrated because you can't start a conversation without starting a fight? Worried or depressed over the state of your relationship? I can help. Home doesn't have to be a battlefield; let's talk about how you can reconnect with the people that matter most to you.

Karene Martin-Russell, RSW, BSW
Marriage Counsellor

Karene Martin-Russell, RSW, BSW

Registered Social Worker

345 Lakeshore Road East, Unit 309, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1J5 | 905-319-1488

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

Sarah Schlote, MA, RP, CCC, SEP
Marriage Counsellor

Sarah Schlote, MA, RP, CCC, SEP

Registered Psychotherapist, Canadian Certified Counsellor, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner

5420 Highway 6 North, rooms 338-351 (East Entrance), Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2 | 519-265-4681

We work with couples struggling with conflict, intimacy, stress, trauma or addictions, to repair attachment injuries, understand each other's emotional needs, and restore healthy boundaries, bond and communication.

Susan Rumford, B.A., M.A., RP
Marriage Counsellor

Susan Rumford, B.A., M.A., RP

Counsellor and Registered Psychotherapist (RP)

2250 Eighth Line,, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6Z4 | 905-609-1017

I am a certified marriage and premarital counsellor with Enrich Canada. I believe that almost any marriage can be revived when there is commitment on the part of both partners, along with effective training in communication and conflict resolution.

Clairelise Folch, MA, RP,  OAMHP
Marriage Counsellor

Clairelise Folch, MA, RP, OAMHP

Certified Counsellor and Registered Psychotherapist

1401 Golden Meadow Trail, Oakville, Ontario L6H 3H1 | 905-842-3626

FIND SOLUTIONS - RESOLVE CONFLICTS - CHANGE YOUR LIFE - REACH YOUR GOALS. Being emotionally supportive and respectful are key in a harmonious and trusting relationship. Please allow me to help you explore positive options, reach out and communicate better

Susan Ockrant, MSW, RSW
Marriage Counsellor

Susan Ockrant, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker

465 Morden Road, Suite 206, Oakville, Ontario L6K 3W6 | 905 827 2121

I provide marriage and couple counselling. I have years of experience in dealing with relationship issues. I help couples improve their communication and feel more connected and satisfied in their relatoinships.

Bayridge Counselling Centre- Oakville, Clinic
Marriage Counsellor

Bayridge Counselling Centre- Oakville, Clinic

Individual, Couples, and Family Counselling

345 Lakeshore Road, East, Unit 309, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1J4 | 905-319-1488

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

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

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

Registered Social Worker, Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

A healthy relationship takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration through learning how to communicate in an effective and healthy manner, collaboratively resolve conflicts, increase intimacy. Let's get start



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City of Oakville
Canadian Counselling Association

Therapy Oakville, ON

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Oakville is mostly made up of Northern European ethnicity with around 165,000 residents; however, is becoming more and more diverse due to its proximity to Toronto.  The age population in Oakville is younger than in other cities in the Greater Toronto Area.  The religious makeup of Oakville consists of around 80% stating themselves as Christian and the rest non-Christian religions or no religion at all. Christian marriage counselling helps couples to sort out the purpose of religion and faith in their life.  Sports in Oakville have a long history, with part of its history including the only professional sports team, the Oakville Blue Devils, a professional soccer team.  They are affiliated with the Oakville Soccer club which the largest club in Canada.  Oakville does have a professional women’s ice hockey team and the largest rugby club in Canada, the Oakville Crusaders.  There is also a Tier II junior ice hockey team and a AAA hockey team, the Oakville Rangers.  Other sports teams operated throughout Oakville include a lacrosse team, aquatic club and golf.1

Oakville is governed by a town council that consists of a mayor and twelve councilors, with the town being divided into six different wards.  This is at the municipal level.  The Provincial and Federal levels of the government in Oakville, consists of two provincial ridings for both. Marriage counseling helps either couples together or either spouse to work through issues that are affecting their relation ship.  Arts and culture in Oakville is beaming with the performing arts with the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts hosting several different performances by both local and international artists.  The symphony and ballet also perform in this centre, among other events throughout the year.  There is a memorial park for Taras Shevchenko, a Ukrainian poet who own the park.  There is also a museum and statue of the poet in the park.  Since Oakville is so close to Toronto, there are not really any options for higher education facilities.  However, the one that Oakville does have is the Sheridan College, which is a renowned animation and business studies institute.  Oakville also has one of the largest ratios of private schools to public education in the country.

Marriage and Couples Mental Health in Oakville

According to the 2011 census profile, out of just over 50,000 families in Oakville, 80% of them are married couples. Sometimes the stress of a heavy work load, financial instability, family responsibilities, or overwhelming debt can cause a serious strain in the relationship of a married couple. It is important to maintain a healthy relationship with your partner during these times, but what do you do when it is just too much? In Oakville, there are several resources available to help with coping with these issues without getting a divorce. One option is to request a FWA, or flexible work arrangement, from your manager at work. This is a right that you have in Oakville, and it is there to promote a healthy balance between work and life throughout many different situations you may face.2 Another option is to seek counseling. Halton Family Services strives towards helping the community through life's challenges and provides many kinds of counseling, such as credit and debt counseling, individual and family counseling, and marriage counseling. If you are interested in their services, you can make an appointment with Halton Family Services by calling 905-845-3811.3

Family Services and Assistance Programs

There are several assistance programs available to the Halton region, including Oakville. Programs such as Healthy Smiles Ontario which provides free dental care to residents, the SPLIT pass, which helps pay for 50% or more of a monthly bus pass for those residents who need help getting around through out their day to day lives, and a child care subsidy which helps parents with low incomes pay for child care. To learn more about these programs and to see if you qualify, please visit www.halton.ca/living_in_halton/social_assistance/.4


References

1. Wikipedia. (2017) . Oakville, ON. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oakville,_Ontario.
2. Oakville. (2017) . Work and Life. Retrieved from http://www.oakville.ca/hr/hr-worklife-balance.html..
3. Halton Family Services. (2017) . Home � Halton Family Services. Retrieved from http://www.haltonfamilyservices.org/.
4. Halton. (2017) . Social Assistance. Retrieved from http://www.halton.ca/living_in_halton/social_assistance/.

Oakville is located in Ontario, Canada. It has a land area of 138.89 square kilometers.  The population of Oakville is 211,382 people with 66,269 households . The population ranking for Oakville is #27 nationally and #12 for the province of Ontario with a density of 1395.60 people per sq km. Oakville therapists serve postal code: L6H.