Westshore Counselling Services - Counsellors
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 Kimberly Anderson 250-216- 2911 
Jennifer Ducharme   250-686-0946
Marilyn Sundeen      250-642--0047
Janelle Breeze           250-812-2962 
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Kimberly Anderson MA, RCC                          
Registered Clinical Counsellor #3862

Offering a safe and non-judgemental space in 
the Westshore and Sooke since 2011


Contact: 

Website: 

Availability: 
  • Monday - Friday in Langford and Sooke. 

Specialties:
  • Couples Counselling - Kimberly specializes in working with couples through conflict, communication difficulties, finances, anger issues, forgiveness and so much more.
  • Anxiety - Learn to better cope with feelings of anxiety.
  • Anger Management: Kimberly and Randy offer an Anger Management Group that has seen some amazing success stories. If you are interested in joining a group please click here * Anger Management group * for more information. 

Payments for Kimberly Anderson:
                

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Jennifer Ducharme BA, MC, RCC, CHT
Registered Clinical Counsellor #4004 
Certified Hakomi Therapist 
Offering opportunities for healing, personal growth, and change. 

Contact: 

Availability: 
  • Wednesday and Thursday until 6pm

Specialties: In her counselling practice, Jennifer draws on her experience with many counselling methods to provide exceptional individual counselling services to adults.  She can provide:

  • Support during times of transition, grief and loss, and relationship difficulties.
  • Assistance for everyday challenges and life changes.
  • Support for survivors of abuse and for individuals who want to express anger or other emotions differently. 
  •  Aid to individuals trying to overcome anxiety, depression, trauma, and suicidal thoughts. 
  • Aid in setting goals, building self-esteem, and gaining personal awareness.
  • Assistance understanding and transforming core material for personal empowerment and increased life balance. 
  • Insight into the connection between the mind and body. 
  • The Hakomi Method of Body-Centered Therapy                                                             * For more information on Hakomi visit http://www.hakomiinstitute.com/              and http://www.hakomibc.ca/ 

Payments for Jennifer Ducharme: 
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Marilyn Sundeen BA, MC, RCC
Registered Clinical Counsellor #8401
Certificate in Healing Shame
Compassionate, Knowledgeable, Understanding


Contact: 

Website:

Availability: 
  • Tuesday - Saturday and some evenings.

Specialties:

  • Trauma and Abuse:  We use somatic techniques while exploring how past experiences and beliefs have created current distress.
  • Grief and Loss:  We explore the feelings and find new ways to adapt to the loss and the new reality.
  • Depression:  Together we delve into the many factors that have caused these feelings and find new ways to use your current strengths to embrace more happiness.
  • Anxiety: We focus on calming techniques as well as current thoughts and beliefs that have kept the arousal and distress going.
  • Couples Counselling:  We focus on strengthening the bond of trust to solve current issues using Emotionally Focused Therapy.
  • Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing:  As a trauma technique, it is used in combination with other methods to process distressing memories.

Payments for Marilyn Sundeen: 

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Janelle Breese Biagioni, RPC
Registered Professional Counsellor #3066
Certified Journal to the Self Instructor
Building a Bridge of Hope from Loss to Living



Contact:
To book or change an appointment call 250-812-2962 or email [email protected]

Availability:
Evenings, weekends, or Friday during the day.

Specialties: Janelle specializes in grief and loss. She draws on her experience with sudden and unexpected deaths as well as loss through brain injury. Janelle is a Registered Professional Counsellor with the Canadian Professional Counsellors Association and holds a Certificate in Death and Grief Studies with the Centre for Loss and Life Transitions. She is also certified as Journal to the Self instructor. Janelle uses a variety of counselling methods to provide heart-centered counselling services to groups, adults, children and families.  Janelle is author of seven books including: Life Losses: Healing for a Broken Heart (available on Amazon).
She can provide:
  • Support during times of life transitions, grief and loss, and trauma-related events.
  • Support for redesigning life after loss including goal-setting, personal development, and confidence-building.
  • Support for survivors of brain injury.
  • Support for families living with the outcome of a brain injury.
  • Support for families of the opioid crisis.
  • Support for families of police, military and first-responders.
  • Assistance in releasing and expressing anger and other difficult emotions safely.
  • Assistance to develop meaningful strategies to overcome anxiety, depression, and trauma.
  • Assistance to finish “unfinished business” with a person who has died, left one’s life, or when it is not safe to do face-to-face.
  • Assistance to understand and create meaningful rituals and ceremonies following life losses.

Payments for Janelle Breese Biagioni:
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