John is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) with the
British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors. He has a Master’s degree in Counselling
Psychology from the Adler School of Professional Psychology based in Chicago.
John offers counselling therapy to individual adults,
couples and youth experiencing difficulties in their personal, work or family
John’s approach with you, the client, is to identify and
address the underlying, or root issues, as well as work with your inherent
strengths so you will find clarity and hope in meeting your current challenge.
John is dedicated to helping his clients find resolution and
to move forward positively in their lives in meaningful and measurable ways.
In the area of Marriage/Couples therapy, John
collaboratively works to help the couple with
Restoring trust in the relationship
Developing healthy boundaries
Developing respectful and effective
Addressing infidelity and intimacy issues
Supporting those who choose separation and
John also works with those who have suffered a traumatic
event, often using his training in EMDR (an evidence-based approach). John is registered as a counsellor/ service
provider with the Crime Victims Assistance Program to help victims and families
of violence and crime. In addition, John
has developed a training program on Intimate Partner Violence for volunteer
counsellors in a community based non-profit agency.
John’s practice includes working with individual adults and
youth struggling with:
Abuse (physical & sexual)
Anxiety & Stress
Difficult life transitions
Grief & loss
John Parker ReachesDuncan BC