Sean Monaghan, MC, RCC

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Personal Bio

Sean is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (#5304) with the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors.  He has a Masters in Counselling through the University of Calgary, a Bachelor of Arts, Psychology Major (Governor General Silver Medal) through Thompson Rivers University, and a Brief Systemic Family Therapy Diploma. He is an experienced professional counsellor adept at working with youth, individuals, couples, and families.

Sean has worked with various agencies, including Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services, the Phoenix Centre, Interior Community Services, and Kiwanis House.  With these agencies, his responsibilities have included individual, family, and group therapy, supervision of an outpatient treatment program, conducting psychosocial assessments for the justice system, violent and sexual offender treatment, and general mental health treatment.

Sean understands that people come to counselling often in crisis and feeling vulnerable, and makes every effort to quickly ease concerns and establish a feeling of safety and support.  His personable approach with you, the client, uses ongoing feedback to ensure greater satisfaction and success. 

Sean will help you to move from crisis to opportunity, to not only reduce your suffering, but to also come to a place of peace, joy, and fulfillment.  This positive shift is a result of addressing challenges while also reinforcing your existing strengths.  Sean believes that great results can often be achieved through a minimal number of counselling sessions.   

Sean’s experience and training in the area of Marriage and Family Therapy, can help with

  • Improving Communication
  • Defusing Tension and Hostility
  • Establishing Intimacy and Trust
  • Premarital Issues
  • Infidelity
  • Healthy Boundaries
  • Parenting
  • Sexuality
  • Youth Concerns

Sean has training and experience addressing the following issues:

  • Depression
  • Relationships
  • Anxiety & Stress
  • Phobias
  • General Mental Health           
  • Anger Management
  • Substance Use
  • Goal Setting
  • Personal Development

Sean has been married for the past 19 years and is the proud father of two teenagers.  He has a strong appreciation for nature and its healing abilities, and enjoys active, outdoor activities such as cross-country skiing, hiking, cycling, and soccer.  He currently provides services to clients in Kamloops and surrounding areas. 

Contact Sean to discuss your needs and how his expertise can help you move toward the life you want to be living.

Sean Monaghan Reaches

Kamloops BC