Are you facing challenges in your relationship?
Are you in the midst of a difficult transition in your life such as a separation, divorce, death of a loved one, or a job loss?
Have you or a loved one experienced a traumatic event?
Are you struggling with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, food, sex, pornography, or gambling?
Have you experienced emotional, mental, physical or spiritual abuse?
Are you having parenting concerns, or difficulty connecting with your children?
Are you a single parent trying to manage everyday responsibilities while trying to find a sense of balance?
Are you dealing with chronic pain?
Are you struggling with sleep difficulties?
Counselling can help you work through these and other challenges you may be facing, and Chris is committed to providing you with understanding, support and the strategies you need to help you move forward.
Chris (Hristos) Papastamos has been offering counselling services for over 25 years. He is a Certified Professional Counsellor with the Professional Association of Christian Counsellors and Psychotherapists. Chris earned his MA in Counselling from Providence Theological Seminary.
Chris’ experience includes working with individuals, couples, families, groups, and organizations. Chris is also a Certified Brain Injury Specialist with the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists, and is also a Certified Spiritual Director and a member with Spiritual Directors International.
Clients serviced and areas of competence:
- Anxiety and worry
- Addictions (Drug and alcohol abuse, sexual addictions, gambling addictions)
- Communication issues/inter-cultural issues
- Chronic pain and illness
- Conflict resolution
- Traumatic events
- Grief and loss
- Life transitions
- Sleep concerns
- Personal development, self-esteem
- Life satisfaction
- Interpersonal relationships
- Spiritual direction
- Brain injuries
Marriage / Relationship Counselling
- Improve intimacy and communication
- Resolve conflicts
- Recover from an affair
- Parenting concerns
- Rebuilding trust
- Lack of sexual intimacy
- Pre-marital counselling / coaching
- Marriage enrichment
- Spiritual-Journey groups
- Addictions (Groups for those struggling with addictions, as well as groups for family members)
- Grief and loss
- Sleep disturbance
- Chronic pain
Chris works from an integrative therapeutic model. Depending on needs and issues he also uses cognitive behavioural, narrative, solution-focused / brief therapy, choice theory, and existential theories of counselling in his practice, and approaches your situation from a Bio/Psycho/Social/Spiritual paradigm.
Chris offers in-person counselling and group therapy services. He also provides web-based or telephonic counselling services, allowing him to meet with individuals, couples and groups internationally. Web-based and telephonic counselling is especially beneficial for those who are experiencing barriers or limitations in being able to leave their home. His office in London is also wheel chair accessible.
Chris (Hristos) Papastamos ReachesLondon ON