Maggie Abbott, B.Ed, B.A, M.Ed, CCC, ND

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Maggie is a Canadian Certified Counsellor and holds a master degree in Counselling Psychology from Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador. She has 13+ years experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in various capacities including the non-profit, education, and health sectors.
Maggie has worked with clients who present with a wide variety of mental health concerns. She also has extensive experience with child development, behaviour challenges, and parenting support. In addition, Maggie discovered a passion for working with clients who are experiencing trauma and grief through supporting survivors of sexual violence and newcomers to Canada. As a result, Maggie has a special interest and training in the areas of anxiety, stress, grief and loss, and trauma.
Maggie believes in creating a safe and non-judgemental space for her clients so they can work collaboratively to set individualized therapeutic goals. She takes an eclectic approach to counselling, drawing primarily from Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), and approaches within a play-based model.
Maggie enjoys working with clients of all ages and is accepting referrals for children (ages 5+), adolescents, and adults. She can be reached at and her rate for a 50 minute session is $140 plus HST.  Receipts are provided for reimbursement.  Sessions may be covered by insurance under clinical counselling, psychotherapy, and/or Naturopath categories.

Maggie Abbott Reaches

St Johns NL