Jeremy Siemens, MA, RCC (BC), R.Psych. (Alberta)

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Jeremy Siemens is a Registered Clinical Counsellor in BC, and a Registered Psychologist in Alberta, and has applied for registration with the College of Psychologists of BC. Jeremy is a friendly, down-to-earth and compassionate therapist who enjoys helping and supporting people as they face various life issues.
Here are some of the issues Jeremy may be able to help you with:

Couples counselling
Communication and conflictPremaritalSeparation, divorce, infidelityStrengthening friendship, intimacy, love and belongingIndividual Counselling
Managing stress and anxietyDepression, self-worth, lonelinessTrauma and PTSDAddictive BehavoirManaging difficult emotions and thoughtsIdentifying strengths and improving confidencePersonal boundaries and assertivenessManaging life changesFinding meaning and purpose, faith / spirituality concerns

Jeremy’s Approach:
Jeremy integrates a variety of therapeutic models into his work, with the aim of providing the best fit for each client. His primary approaches incorporate principles from Person-Centered Therapy, Interpersonal Neurobiology, EMDR, Gottman method, and emotion and attachment focused therapies, as well as cognitive and mindfulness based techniques.


Jeremy’s Background:
Jeremy has over 14 years of experience working with people with mental health and / or disability issues in a variety of contexts, including the Mustard Seed, Canadian Mental Health Association, and at Journey Counselling in Calgary. He has received training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy Levels 1 & 2, EMDR Basic Training, and completed his counselling practicum at Karunia Counselling Service in Leduc, AB. He has an MA in Counselling Psychology from Providence Seminary in Manitoba, a previous MA studying Theology and History from the University of St. Michael’s College in the University of Toronto, as well as a BA from Ambrose University in Calgary.

Rates:
Jeremy's rates are the same for individual or couples counselling, at $150/hr including GST ($142.86 + $7.14 GST)
Couples sessions are usually booked for 1.5hrs, and so the total for the longer session would be $225 ($214.29 + $10.71 GST)
Receipts can be submitted to your insurance provider for reimbursement if your plan covers Registered Clinical Counsellors. Some insurers may also cover Jeremy based on his additional registration as a psychologist in Alberta, but please check with your insurer to confirm this, as some providers require that he be a BC psychologist.
In the event of financial difficulties, Jeremy can provide a sliding scale fee option on a case by case basis. 

Location:
Jeremy's office has a warm and comfortable atmosphere overlooking Cranbrook and the Rocky Mountains, inside the historic Colonel Baker Home (a big yellow house) on the north end of Baker Park. The address is 1601 - 1st Street S, and you can access parking via the gravel drive way just off of 1st Street (east of 14th Avenue). The office is on the main floor, enter via the wheelchair-accessible ramp, which leads to the front door and waiting area.


Jeremy Siemens Reaches

Cranbrook BC