COVID-19 pandemic

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering psychological services by secure video and phone. For more information about in-person services, please contact our clinic manager.

Resources

Resources
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • PTSD
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • OCD
  • Psychosis
  • Empath and Highly Sensitive Person
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Agoraphobia
  • Panic Attacks
  • Histrionic Personality Disorder
  • Stress
  • Dissociation
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Self Esteem and Confidence
  • Social Anxiety
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Persistent Depressive Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Burnout
  • Anger Management
  • Avoidant Personality Disorder
  • Addiction
  • Complex PTSD (CPTSD)
  • Trichotillomania
  • Grief and Bereavement
  • Phobias
  • Chronic Pain
  • Somatic Anxiety Disorder
  • Gaslighting
  • Empathy
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Codependency
  • Bullying
  • Infidelity
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Boundaries
  • Stonewalling
  • Intimacy
  • Vulnerability
  • Criticism
  • Parenting
  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Dyslexia
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Aspergers
  • FAS (Fetal Alcohol Syndrome)
  • Selective Mutism
  • Dyscalculia
  • Tics
  • Dysgraphia
  • Executive Functioning
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Enuresis and Encopresis
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Global Developmental Delay
  • Self-Regulation
  • Tantrums
  • Giftedness

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Registered Psychologist?

A registered psychologist in British Columbia has a doctoral degree (PhD, PsyD or EdD) and has completed the requirements in ethics, training, and competence to be considered a regulated healthcare professional. They have over 10 years of training experience and are able to provide treatment and assessment services for mental health and human development.

Do you offer services remotely, by secure video or phone?

For residents of British Columbia, we offer psychotherapy and assessment services via secure video and phone, as well as in person. For residents of Ontario, we offer therapy services via secure video and phone.

Are the services offered by your clinic based in scientific research?

All of our services are supported by scientific research. For more information about specific services, see our services page.

Are psychological services covered by insurance?

While psychological services are not covered by MSP, many clients have extended benefits through employee or private health insurance plans. Please check with your provider. Our psychologists also accept payment via specific insurance plans offered by MCFD, FNHA, PHP and Blue Cross (e.g. Veterans Affairs, Canadian Armed Forces). See the Our Team page for more information.

Do I need a referral for psychological services?

You do not need a referral to access psychological services through our clinic. If we receive a referral from you physician or an allied health professional, however, we will inform them of our work together and keep them abreast of information relevant the health of you or your child (with your consent).

How long is the waitlist?

Normally we can provide an initial consultation within one to two weeks. Wait times are longer for assessments. Please contact our clinic manager for more specific time frames.

How long are the appointments?

Psychotherapy appointments are typically scheduled for 50 minutes. This appointment may be longer for an initial appointment or an assessment.

What are your hours of operation?

We see clients on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8am-8pm.

How do I schedule an appointment?

Contact us at 604-770-2881 or visit our Contact Us page.

What are your fees?

Our psychologists charge $225/hr for psychological services, which is the recommended fee schedule per the British Columbia Psychological Association.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept e-transfers and all major credit cards as payment for psychological services.

What is your cancellation/missed appointment policy?

Missed appointments or cancellations will be billed at the full rate unless we receive 48 hours advance notice.

Will my information be kept confidential?

Psychologists are bound by their regulating body to maintain confidentiality. The College of Psychologists of British Columbia regulates these standards in BC. The College of Psychologists of Ontario regulates these standards in Ontario.