Archive for the ‘Counselling’ Category

Community Counselling Centre Offers Support for Suicidal Persons

Friday, May 6th, 2016

A recent Huffington Post article, I Have Mourned 14 Deaths By Suicide, Isn’t That Enough? spells out the sad reality of inadequate support for suicidal persons in Canada today. Alicia Raimundo’s point that accessing services is practically impossible when people …

Freud and Ambivalence – entry by Susan Anderson

Monday, May 6th, 2013

The month of May marks the birthdays of several people in my personal circle, and as well that of Sigmund Freud whose birthday is May 6th. While many of Freud’s claims have been discredited, one of his insights remains a …

Why Counselling?

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Why do people choose to go “into therapy?”

Because, as human beings, we all need to give voice to the struggles we experience inside of us. Maybe there’s something troubling but you’re too embarrassed to tell your friends. A counsellor …