Individual Counselling Sessions

Clients have access to a minimum of one weekly individual counselling session. During the individual sessions, the client’s experience is individualized in order to process core issues and current concerns.  The goals of these sessions include:

  • Customizing client care through the initial clinical assessment
  • Embracing resistance and motivational enhancement
  • Solution focused, self-empowerment strategies
  • Addressing gender specific concerns regarding sexual identity and equality, self-esteem issues
  • Healing historical issues that contributed to unhealthy substance use such as trauma, grief and loss, PTSD, depression or anxiety
  • Goal setting and developing a comprehensive after care plan
  • Referral to appropriate professionals or agencies for continued outpatient programming
  • Recommendations for continued recovery and aftercare planning

Family Counselling

Family members are offered individual support while clients are participating in treatment via telephone, Zoom or email.  Conference calls, Zoom calls  are scheduled with the client and family members in order to address any questions, concerns or expectations and establish healthy boundaries prior to discharge.