How to book
You are welcome to book directly with any of our associates. To find out more details about associates and to see their contact details, please refer to the Practitioner pages .
If you would like assistance in getting connected with the best counsellor for you, please call our intake line at 604 738 7557. When you call, you will be directed to voicemail. Please leave a message with your name, number, date and time of call, and preferred call-back time, and also indicate whether it is okay for us to leave a detailed message when we call back.
Our standard counselling rates are in accordance with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors: $120/50 minutes for individual session$135/50 minutes for couples sessions
Senior associates may have higher rates. Many counsellors offer sliding scale for those experiencing significant financial barriers. Please read the practitioner pages or contact your counsellor directly to find out about specific rates.
Third Party Coverage
Some employer benefits provide some coverage for counselling services provided by a Registered Clinical Counsellor or a Registered Social Worker. Contact your insurance company to find out if your plan covers these fees. Fees that are not covered may also be claimed on your income tax as a medical expense.
Some of our counsellors are accredited through the Crime Victim Assistance Program. If you are a victim of a crime, contact CVAP for more information. If you are already registered with CVAP, please contact our general intake to get connected with free counselling.
Many local college and university student health plans will cover $300 to $500 per year. For details on reimbursement, see ihaveaplan.ca, select your school, and click on the health tab.
Low Cost Counselling
We offer low cost counselling starting at $40/session and up through our interns, who are mature graduate students working under the supervision of a registered clinical counsellor. Please go to our Services page to read about our low cost counselling program before contacting us to see if you may qualify for this service.